Using Infotainment Downloads in Theft Evaluation A U.S. Forensic mechanical engineer used the Berla iVe tool for a vehicle theft case involving a 2016 Infiniti Q60. The vehicle owner reported that he had parked the Infinity in front of his home on 5-8-19 at around 9:30 pm. The vehicle was discovered stripped the following morning, […]
U.S. Forensic is a proud supporter of the Wally Pontiff, Jr. Foundation which helps educate area doctors on genetic heart conditions. Every year, in honor of #31, LSU baseball hosts the Wally Pontiff Classic to raise money for the cause. It’s a phenomenal experience with a touching tribute to Wally, and great baseball with LSU […]
We are pleased to announce that Carolyn Gomez, P.E. has joined U.S. Forensic’s Miami team of experts.
We are pleased to announce that Joseph Czajka, P.E. has joined the U.S. Forensic team in Ohio. Mr. Czajka obtained his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Toledo in Toledo, Ohio. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, and Florida.
It was reported that a residential building in the Northeast was damaged due to frozen and burst water or heat pipes. We were retained to provide a weather analysis for the time period during which the damages reportedly occurred, and to provide opinions regarding whether or not the capacity of the heating system in the building was adequate to provide reasonable heat to the building, and whether or not reasonable heat was maintained in the building during the time period in question. Our work to complete this assignment was performed by Dennis Morrissey, P.E.
U.S. Forensic was retained to determine the cause of a barn collapse. The homeowner reported that during a snow event, wind pressure caused the structure to collapse. Joel Howard, P.E. was assigned to conduct a failure analysis. Our client requested that we evaluate the building framing and determine the cause and extent of the damage.
U.S. Forensic mechanical engineer, Jeffrey, P. Stark, P.E., CFL was awarded the designation of CFL, Certified Forensic Locksmith, by the Associated Locksmiths of America, Security Professionals Association, and the International Association of Investigative Locksmiths. He is Certified in Automotive and General Forensic Locksmithing.
We are pleased to announce that Enrique Morales, P.E. has joined the U.S. Forensic team in Houston. Mr. Morales has performed more than 1,000 forensic engineering investigations in the areas of storm damage (hail, wind, tornado, lighting, and flood), water intrusion, and foundation assessments of residential, commercial, and industrial facilities. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Puerto Rico, and Texas.
We are pleased to announce that Reece Otsuka, P.E. has joined the U.S. Forensic team and will be based in Chicago. Mr. Otsuka earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, MA, and his Master of Science in Structural Engineering Degree from the University of Illinois. He is a registered professional engineer in the state of Illinois.
Mr. Peak and has more than fifteen years of experience as a mechanical expert and Certified Accident Reconstructionist with extensive experience in vehicular accident reconstruction, the determination of mechanical defects, and the determination of fire cause and origin in vehicles.