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Engel Metallurgical, LTD
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
P.O. Box 6100, 56302


Contact:  Lester Engel
www.engelmet.com
320-253-7968 Or Toll Free 800-258-7968
les@engelmet.com
P.O. Box 6100
Saint Cloud, Minnesota 56302

Contact:  Lester Engel
www.engelmet.com
320-253-7968 Or Toll Free 800-258-7968
les@engelmet.com
Engel Metallurgical clients include attorneys, insurance company representatives and members of a broad range of industries, including chemical, agricultural, aviation, power generation, construction, transportation and manufacturing. Our services are provided by engineers and technicians with specialized expertise, using updated laboratory equipment to analyze and test materials of all sizes, purposes and conditions - from tiny, nearly unrecognizable bolts involved in accidents to aviation components under consideration for use. We analyze a wide variety of materials, from steel alloys to iron, aluminum and copper-based castings and super alloys, plus plastics, cermets and others.
Information:  
Energy,  Failure Analysis,  Forensic Engineering,  Metallurgy,  Power Generation,  Product Failure,  Product Failure Determination, 


Engel Metallurgical clients include attorneys, insurance company representatives and members of a broad range of industries, including chemical, agricultural, aviation, power generation, construction, transportation and manufacturing. Our services are provided by engineers and technicians with specialized expertise, using updated laboratory equipment to analyze and test materials of all sizes, purposes and conditions - from tiny, nearly unrecognizable bolts involved in accidents to aviation components under consideration for use. We analyze a wide variety of materials, from steel alloys to iron, aluminum and copper-based castings and super alloys, plus plastics, cermets and others.

E4 Consulting, Inc.
Jacksonville, Florida
4600 Touchton Road
Building 100, Suite 150, 32246


Contact:  Dr. Paul Eason
www.e4consulting.com
904-279-9300 Or Toll Free 888-504-5454
paul.eason@e4consulting.com
4600 Touchton Road
Building 100, Suite 150
Jacksonville, Florida 32246

Contact:  Dr. Paul Eason
www.e4consulting.com
904-279-9300 Or Toll Free 888-504-5454
paul.eason@e4consulting.com
e4 Consulting provides engineering solutions for industry and the legal community. Our Expertise comes from years of combined training and experience in academia, industry and ccnsulting. We assist clients in issues of property loss, litigation, project risk assessment and process safety. Our approach to investigation, analysis, and research follows all applicable codes and standards, to provide the most reliable and reproducible results and opinions. We are availableto immediatley serve clients throughout the nation and abroad.
Information:  
Failure Analysis,  Fall Protection,  Fire and Explosions,  Fire Origin and Cause,  Industrial Accidents,  Metallurgy,  OSHA,  Product Liability, 


e4 Consulting provides engineering solutions for industry and the legal community. Our Expertise comes from years of combined training and experience in academia, industry and ccnsulting. We assist clients in issues of property loss, litigation, project risk assessment and process safety. Our approach to investigation, analysis, and research follows all applicable codes and standards, to provide the most reliable and reproducible results and opinions. We are availableto immediatley serve clients throughout the nation and abroad.

QC Metallurgical, Inc.
Hollywood, Florida
2870 Stirling Road, 33020


Contact:  Frank Grate
http://www.qclabs.net/
954-889-0089 Or Toll Free
fgrate@qcmet.com
2870 Stirling Road
Hollywood, Florida 33020

Contact:  Frank Grate
http://www.qclabs.net/
954-889-0089
fgrate@qcmet.com
Incorporated in 1967, Q.C. Metallurgical Inc is a small, family owned material engineering and testing laboratory serving the marine, aerospace, manufacturing and construction industries. Owned and operated by Frank Grate – a highly respected professional engineer who is registered in the states of Florida and Ohio, we provide service for our local customers in Florida as well as throughout the US and even overseas. Q.C. Metallurgical Inc is an approved testing laboratory accredited by Lloyds of London, Pratt & Whitney, U.S. Coast Guard, Lockheed Martin, Miami-Dade County, Bombardier, Aero Thrust Holdings and more. We are approved by Miami-Dade County Building code 7AS301-94 and are certified to perform a variety of tests.
Information:  
Corrosion Engineering,  Failure Analysis,  Forensic Engineering,  Lab Testing and Analysis,  Materials Science,  Metallurgy, 


Incorporated in 1967, Q.C. Metallurgical Inc is a small, family owned material engineering and testing laboratory serving the marine, aerospace, manufacturing and construction industries. Owned and operated by Frank Grate – a highly respected professional engineer who is registered in the states of Florida and Ohio, we provide service for our local customers in Florida as well as throughout the US and even overseas. Q.C. Metallurgical Inc is an approved testing laboratory accredited by Lloyds of London, Pratt & Whitney, U.S. Coast Guard, Lockheed Martin, Miami-Dade County, Bombardier, Aero Thrust Holdings and more. We are approved by Miami-Dade County Building code 7AS301-94 and are certified to perform a variety of tests.

R.A. Hoffmann Engineering P.C. D/B/A Hoffmann & Feige
Brewster, New York
Croton River Executive Park, 3 Fallsview Lane, 10509


Contact:  Richard A. Hoffmann P.E.
http://www.hoffmann-feige.com/
845-277-4401 Or Toll Free
rahoffmann@hoffmann-feige.com
Croton River Executive Park, 3 Fallsview Lane
Brewster, New York 10509

Contact:  Richard A. Hoffmann P.E.
http://www.hoffmann-feige.com/
845-277-4401
rahoffmann@hoffmann-feige.com
EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE The relevant experience that this firm possesses is broad and varied in scope. Our staff brings to each project over 125 years of experience in the field of metallurgy, corrosion, failure investigation and quality assurance. Failure Analysis Welding & Weld Inspection Corrosion Cryogenics Loading and Strength Analysis High Temperatures Reverse Engineering Heat Treatment Coating & Deposit Identification Testing - Destructive and Nondestructive Alloy Identification Industry Standards Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Materials On-Site Quality Assurance Audits Plastics and Composites Expert Witness Testimony Piping Systems Evaluations Controlled Inspections Design Depelopment Risk Analysis AREAS OF EXPERTISE Carbon steels and stainless steels High temperature alloys Heating element materials Magnesium alloys Maraging steels Tool steels Plating and cleaning Titanium alloys High strength low alloy (HSLA) steels Electro-formed components Aluminum - hardenable, non-hardenable, wrought and cast High alloy and nickel-based alloys, wrought and cast Copper and copper alloys - wrought and cast Gray cast irons, ductile and malleable irons Advanced manufacturing and joining processes Welding, soldering and brazing MATERIALS We have had extensive experience in the fabrication, joining, selection, and failure investigation.
Information:  
Engineering,  Failure Analysis,  Materials Science,  Metallurgy, 


EXPERIENCE & EXPERTISE The relevant experience that this firm possesses is broad and varied in scope. Our staff brings to each project over 125 years of experience in the field of metallurgy, corrosion, failure investigation and quality assurance. Failure Analysis Welding & Weld Inspection Corrosion Cryogenics Loading and Strength Analysis High Temperatures Reverse Engineering Heat Treatment Coating & Deposit Identification Testing - Destructive and Nondestructive Alloy Identification Industry Standards Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Materials On-Site Quality Assurance Audits Plastics and Composites Expert Witness Testimony Piping Systems Evaluations Controlled Inspections Design Depelopment Risk Analysis AREAS OF EXPERTISE Carbon steels and stainless steels High temperature alloys Heating element materials Magnesium alloys Maraging steels Tool steels Plating and cleaning Titanium alloys High strength low alloy (HSLA) steels Electro-formed components Aluminum - hardenable, non-hardenable, wrought and cast High alloy and nickel-based alloys, wrought and cast Copper and copper alloys - wrought and cast Gray cast irons, ductile and malleable irons Advanced manufacturing and joining processes Welding, soldering and brazing MATERIALS We have had extensive experience in the fabrication, joining, selection, and failure investigation.

Lynch & Associates, Inc.
Wyckoff, New Jersey
377 Sicomac Ave., 07481


Contact:  Richard F. Lynch
Lynch & Associates, Inc. WEBSITE
201-891-8399 Or Toll Free
richardflynch@aol.com
377 Sicomac Ave.
Wyckoff, New Jersey 07481

Contact:  Richard F. Lynch
Lynch & Associates, Inc. WEBSITE
201-891-8399
richardflynch@aol.com
Materials\Metallurgical forensic investigations and failure analysis for fracture, corrosion analysis, test interpretation, and patent/trademark technical evaluation for the legal profession. Expert witness/consultant on all materials including metallic and non-metallic materials such as steel, stainless steel, alloy steel, aluminum, brass, titanium, other nonferrous metals, ceramics, polymers, and composites. Effective court testimony. Experienced in use and interpretation of results from standard and advanced materials laboratory methods. Publications. ASTM Fellow. ASM Fellow.
Information:  
Corrosion Engineering,  Engineering,  Materials Science,  Metallurgy, 


Materials\Metallurgical forensic investigations and failure analysis for fracture, corrosion analysis, test interpretation, and patent/trademark technical evaluation for the legal profession. Expert witness/consultant on all materials including metallic and non-metallic materials such as steel, stainless steel, alloy steel, aluminum, brass, titanium, other nonferrous metals, ceramics, polymers, and composites. Effective court testimony. Experienced in use and interpretation of results from standard and advanced materials laboratory methods. Publications. ASTM Fellow. ASM Fellow.

Niebuhr Metallurgical Engineering
San Luis Obispo, California
, 93401


Contact:  David V. Niebuhr, PhD, PE
http://www.metallurgyconsultant.com/
805-234-7081 Or Toll Free
david@metallurgyconsultant.com

San Luis Obispo, California 93401

Contact:  David V. Niebuhr, PhD, PE
http://www.metallurgyconsultant.com/
805-234-7081
david@metallurgyconsultant.com
David V. Niebuhr, PhD, PE, has over 20 years of experience in the field of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering. Dr. Niebuhr specializes in forensic investigations and failure analysis of mechanical systems and materials. He has extensive experience in materials degradation, including wear and corrosion. His experience also includes materials characterization and selection. He works as a consultant to numerous industries and is available for long and short term assignments. Litigation Support - Dr. Niebuhr has been offering expert services to attorneys representing both Plaintiff and Defense since 2003. He has testified in both state and federal court and has been retained as an expert on over 25 cases. His background as a college professor enables him to distil complex engineering theory into a juror-friendly description of the facts.
Information:  
Biomedical Engineering,  Biomedical Engineering,  Corrosion Engineering,  Failure Analysis,  Metallurgy, 


David V. Niebuhr, PhD, PE, has over 20 years of experience in the field of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering. Dr. Niebuhr specializes in forensic investigations and failure analysis of mechanical systems and materials. He has extensive experience in materials degradation, including wear and corrosion. His experience also includes materials characterization and selection. He works as a consultant to numerous industries and is available for long and short term assignments. Litigation Support - Dr. Niebuhr has been offering expert services to attorneys representing both Plaintiff and Defense since 2003. He has testified in both state and federal court and has been retained as an expert on over 25 cases. His background as a college professor enables him to distil complex engineering theory into a juror-friendly description of the facts.

E & S Consulting, Inc.
Saint Augustine, Florida
124 Calle de Leon, 32086


Contact:  Edward George
www.eandsconsulting.com
904-826-1431 Or Toll Free 800-259-7464
esconsulting@bellsouth.net
124 Calle de Leon
Saint Augustine, Florida 32086

Contact:  Edward George
www.eandsconsulting.com
904-826-1431 Or Toll Free 800-259-7464
esconsulting@bellsouth.net
Court-Qualified Professional Engineering Experts, Forensic Science and Engineering, Products Liability, Metallurgical/Material Failure Analysis, Certified Welding Inspection, Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator, 25+ Yrs Experience
Information:  
Failure Analysis,  Fire and Explosions,  Materials Science,  Metallurgy,  Product Liability, 


Court-Qualified Professional Engineering Experts, Forensic Science and Engineering, Products Liability, Metallurgical/Material Failure Analysis, Certified Welding Inspection, Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator, 25+ Yrs Experience

J.E.I. Metallurgical, Inc.
Dallas, Texas
5514 Harbor Town Drive, 75287


Contact:  R. Craig Jerner, Ph.D., P.E.
www.metallurgist.com
972-934-0493 Or Toll Free
r.c.jerner@metallurgist.com
5514 Harbor Town Drive
Dallas, Texas 75287

Contact:  R. Craig Jerner, Ph.D., P.E.
www.metallurgist.com
972-934-0493
r.c.jerner@metallurgist.com
Dr. Jerner has assisted injured parties, defendants, insurers and attorneys for 40+ years as a litigation consultant and expert witness. Since 1968, Dr. Jerner has conducted more than 1400 failure analyses and accident investigations. He has given over 275 depositions and has testified as an expert witness in State and Federal courts on more than 75 occasions. Dr. Jerner serves both defendants and plaintiffs in litigation cases. His 40+ year historic ratio of defendant and plaintiff investigations is two to one. Typical current defendant/plaintiff ratio is one to one.
Information:  
Accident Investigations,  Failure Analysis,  Forensic Engineering,  Metallurgy,  Product Liability, 


Dr. Jerner has assisted injured parties, defendants, insurers and attorneys for 40+ years as a litigation consultant and expert witness. Since 1968, Dr. Jerner has conducted more than 1400 failure analyses and accident investigations. He has given over 275 depositions and has testified as an expert witness in State and Federal courts on more than 75 occasions. Dr. Jerner serves both defendants and plaintiffs in litigation cases. His 40+ year historic ratio of defendant and plaintiff investigations is two to one. Typical current defendant/plaintiff ratio is one to one.

Marc H. Richman, Inc.
Providence, Rhode Island
One Richmond Square, Ste. 105C, 02906


Contact:  Marc H. Richman, ScD, PE
Marc H. Richman, Inc. WEBSITE
401-751-9656 Or Toll Free
mhrichman@aol.com
One Richmond Square, Ste. 105C
Providence, Rhode Island 02906

Contact:  Marc H. Richman, ScD, PE
Marc H. Richman, Inc. WEBSITE
401-751-9656
mhrichman@aol.com
Marc H. Richman, Inc. has been providing expert testimony and forensic engineering services for over 58 years. You can rely on Marc H. Richman, Inc. for accident reconstruction, fire cause and origin, gas explosions, structural failures, product liability, machine guarding, metallurgy, failure analysis, premises liability, instructions and warnings, metal orthopedic device failures, and more. We've been locally owned and operated in Providence, RI since 1957. Call Marc H. Richman, Inc. today!
Information:  
Failure Analysis,  Fire Origin and Cause,  Forensic Engineering,  Metallurgy,  Product Liability, 


Marc H. Richman, Inc. has been providing expert testimony and forensic engineering services for over 58 years. You can rely on Marc H. Richman, Inc. for accident reconstruction, fire cause and origin, gas explosions, structural failures, product liability, machine guarding, metallurgy, failure analysis, premises liability, instructions and warnings, metal orthopedic device failures, and more. We've been locally owned and operated in Providence, RI since 1957. Call Marc H. Richman, Inc. today!

Metallurgical Consulting
Mobile, Alabama
, 36695


Contact:  Dr. C. Kendall Clarke BS, MS, PhD, PE (AL,MS)
www.metalconsult.com
251-639-3433 Or Toll Free
kclarke@metalconsult.com

Mobile, Alabama 36695

Contact:  Dr. C. Kendall Clarke BS, MS, PhD, PE (AL,MS)
www.metalconsult.com
251-639-3433
kclarke@metalconsult.com
Dr. Clarke has 40 years' experience as a consulting metallurgical engineer serving clients in industry, litigation and insurance, with trial experience in state and federal courts. Expertise areas include metallurgy, corrosion, welding, fracture mechanics, fasteners, car axles, corrosion in chemical plants and spot and fusion welding failures. A special capability is estimating failure stresses from fractures to produce an engineering root cause failure analysis. Examples include a cruise ship breakaway, exhaust stack cracking, aircraft fuselage fatigue, and pressure vessel explosions. Dr. Clarke is published in the Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention among others. He is an active member in the Alabama and National Societies for Professional Engineers, the National Association Corrosion Engineers, and American Society for Testing and Materials.
Information:  
Accident Investigations,  Corrosion Engineering,  Failure Analysis,  Industrial Accidents,  Metallurgy,  Product Liability, 


Dr. Clarke has 40 years' experience as a consulting metallurgical engineer serving clients in industry, litigation and insurance, with trial experience in state and federal courts. Expertise areas include metallurgy, corrosion, welding, fracture mechanics, fasteners, car axles, corrosion in chemical plants and spot and fusion welding failures. A special capability is estimating failure stresses from fractures to produce an engineering root cause failure analysis. Examples include a cruise ship breakaway, exhaust stack cracking, aircraft fuselage fatigue, and pressure vessel explosions. Dr. Clarke is published in the Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention among others. He is an active member in the Alabama and National Societies for Professional Engineers, the National Association Corrosion Engineers, and American Society for Testing and Materials.

Metallurgical Viability, Inc.
Elkton, Maryland
100 Wedgemont Drive, 21921


Contact:  Dr. Robert R. Odle
www.metallurgicalviability.com
443-616-4339 Or Toll Free
robert@metallurgicalviability.com
100 Wedgemont Drive
Elkton, Maryland 21921

Contact:  Dr. Robert R. Odle
www.metallurgicalviability.com
443-616-4339
robert@metallurgicalviability.com
Process/Development Engineer experienced in Extractive Process Metallurgy, Corrosion and Failure Analysis. Also experienced in hazardous metal wastes and industrial wastewater treatment.
Information:  
Chemistry,  Corrosion Engineering,  Environmental,  Failure Analysis,  Metallurgy, 


Process/Development Engineer experienced in Extractive Process Metallurgy, Corrosion and Failure Analysis. Also experienced in hazardous metal wastes and industrial wastewater treatment.

Reedy Engineering, Inc.
Campbell, California
3425 South Bascom Ave., Suite E, 95008


Contact:  Roger F. Reedy, PE
http://www.reedyeng.com/
408-558-0330 Or Toll Free
ras@reedyeng.com
3425 South Bascom Ave., Suite E
Campbell, California 95008

Contact:  Roger F. Reedy, PE
http://www.reedyeng.com/
408-558-0330
ras@reedyeng.com
Roger F. Reedy has extensive experience working on the design and construction of pressure vessels, piping, and nuclear power components. His experience includes design, analysis, fabrication, and erection of pressure vessels and piping components for petroleum, chemical, nuclear, fossil fuel, and other industries, including development and implementation of applicable quality systems. His background encompasses nuclear reactors and containment vessels, as well as pressure vessels and storage tanks for petroleum, chemical, and other energy industries. Mr. Reedy is an acknowledged expert in the construction of pressure vessels and nuclear components, including nuclear waste transportation casks and storage canisters, meeting the requirements of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III, Divisions 1, 2 and 3, Section VIII, Divisions 1 and 2, and Sections I, II, V, IX, and XI, and piping to the requirements of ASME B31.1 and B31.3. He is also an expert in implementation of practical quality programs for designers, fabricators, installers, and owners of industrial equipment and plants.
Information:  
Engineering,  Mechanical Engineering,  Metallurgy,  Pipeline Pressure Vessels Failure,  Structural Engineering, 


Roger F. Reedy has extensive experience working on the design and construction of pressure vessels, piping, and nuclear power components. His experience includes design, analysis, fabrication, and erection of pressure vessels and piping components for petroleum, chemical, nuclear, fossil fuel, and other industries, including development and implementation of applicable quality systems. His background encompasses nuclear reactors and containment vessels, as well as pressure vessels and storage tanks for petroleum, chemical, and other energy industries. Mr. Reedy is an acknowledged expert in the construction of pressure vessels and nuclear components, including nuclear waste transportation casks and storage canisters, meeting the requirements of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III, Divisions 1, 2 and 3, Section VIII, Divisions 1 and 2, and Sections I, II, V, IX, and XI, and piping to the requirements of ASME B31.1 and B31.3. He is also an expert in implementation of practical quality programs for designers, fabricators, installers, and owners of industrial equipment and plants.

Walson and Company Inc.
Indianapolis, Indiana
7976 Dartmouth Court, 46260


Contact:  Robert P Walson Ph.D.
www.walsonandco.com
317-251-9157 Or Toll Free
rwalson3@gmail.com
7976 Dartmouth Court
Indianapolis, Indiana 46260

Contact:  Robert P Walson Ph.D.
www.walsonandco.com
317-251-9157
rwalson3@gmail.com
Robert Walson PhD serves clients in manufacturing companies, insurance adjusters, legal personnel, and client training. I regularly consult and provide technical assistance to Indianapolis and Indiana businesses. Founded in 1983 and operating continuously since then, I have applied decades of my experiences in serving people, and helping them solving complex problems. Turning complex problems into understandable laymans terms and descriptions is my goal for all clients.
Information:  
Failure Analysis,  Firearms,  Forensic,  Glass,  Metallurgy, 


Robert Walson PhD serves clients in manufacturing companies, insurance adjusters, legal personnel, and client training. I regularly consult and provide technical assistance to Indianapolis and Indiana businesses. Founded in 1983 and operating continuously since then, I have applied decades of my experiences in serving people, and helping them solving complex problems. Turning complex problems into understandable laymans terms and descriptions is my goal for all clients.

Railroad & Metallurgical Engineering, Inc.
Saint Louis Park, Minnesota
4701 40th Lane, 55416


Contact:  Thomas E. Johnson
http://www.railmet.com
952-920-5204 Or Toll Free
tom@railmet.com
4701 40th Lane
Saint Louis Park, Minnesota 55416

Contact:  Thomas E. Johnson
http://www.railmet.com
952-920-5204
tom@railmet.com
Railroad & Metallurgical Engineering, Inc. (RME) is an engineering consulting firm dedicated to serving the transportation and vehicle industries, especially the railroad community.
Information:  
Accident Investigations,  Accident Reconstruction,  Failure Analysis,  Metallurgy,  Railroads, 


Railroad & Metallurgical Engineering, Inc. (RME) is an engineering consulting firm dedicated to serving the transportation and vehicle industries, especially the railroad community.