Mr. Bernthal has over 15 years’ experience in the areas of electrical fires and failures, Origin and Cause investigations, electrical design and troubleshooting, and project management. He also has over 10 years’ experience as a licensed Master and Journeyman Electrician in the electrical construction industry.
His forensic experience involves onsite and joint examinations, expert forensic reports, litigation, and electrical accident investigation. His engineering experience includes the design and installation of distributed generation projects, power distribution equipment, automated control systems, indoor and outdoor lighting systems, and power quality systems. His project management experience includes creating job specifications, management of multiple subcontractors, and interaction with owners, developers, architects, and equipment manufacturers.
Mr. Bernthal’s electrician experience includes industrial and commercial renovation projects, troubleshooting electrical outages at local businesses, and managing apprentice electricians on new industrial and commercial construction projects. Knowledge consists of: power distribution systems, motors and controls, electric services, transformers, bus duct systems, lighting systems, and the National Electric Code.FORENSIC SERVICES: Electrical Evaluations, Fire Investigations, HVAC Evaluations