Failure Analysis


Failure Analysis
Expert Witness

Materials Failure Analysis

Our engineers provide independent expert opinions regarding material failure analysis.   Forensic investigation of your product failure is accomplished by analyzing and testing materials.  Root cause analysis of your industrial failure  can be identified by our failure analysis experts.  Features of our product failure analysis capabilities include:

• Failure analysis conducted by registered professional engineers  

• Failure mode identification

• Broad failure analysis experience

• Root cause failure analysis determination

• Photographic documentation

• Fracture evaluations

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Failure Analysis Experience

Our staff has had broad industrial experience.   Examples of industries in which our staff has had manufacturing or failure investigation experience:

• Aircraft / Aerospace • Gas turbine engine components
Automotive components Marine Applications
• Weldments. • Petrochemical / Pharmaceutical plants
• Offshore structures • Industrial machinery
• Heat exchangers • Food processing equipment
• Ships • Oil and gas transmission pipelines

Accident Investigation and Expert Witness Services

Our failure analysis services can assist defendant/plaintiff from the initial legal proceedings through trial.  We provide support in the following areas:

• On site accident investigation
• Product liability
• Technical advisors to counsel
• Conformance to industry specifications
• Evaluations conducted by registered professional engineers
• Failure mode and root cause identification
• Forensic Macro/Microphotographic documentation
• Industrial and consumer product failure analysis

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2500 Emerald Tree Ln
Apopka, FL 32712
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Last modified: 09/24/10