CIVIL ENGINEERING EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness Directory: E-028900
This impressive expert received his BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Southern California and his MS in Civil Engineering from Stanford University. A registered Professional Engineer in California, he has been awarded the USC Mellon Mentoring Award. Formerly, he was a principal engineer and principal construction manager at Trojan Construction Management, the vice president of construction at Kaufman & Broad, and a project engineer and estimator at George A. ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-125762
This expert is licensed as a Civil Engineer and a Land Surveyor in both California and Arizona, and he has worked throughout Southern California. Having earned his degrees in engineering and business from California State University at Northridge, he previously served as the Director of Engineering and Surveying at multiple engineering firms, including the Haaland Group and Crosby Mead Benton. A member of the California Land Surveyors Association and the American Public ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-061535
This expert specializes in design, maintenance, construction observation, surveying for design, utility coordination, and design of storm sewers / sanitary sewers / water mains / roadways / parking lots. He brings over 40 years of engineering design and project management experience from positions held in both the public and private sectors. He has worked for a railway company managing track and utility construction/maintenance, for City Government doing infrastructure ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-151764
This expert has over 30 years of experience with civil and structural engineering. He gained his BSc in civil engineering from the University of New Mexico, his MSc in structural engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, and his MBA from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. He is a registered professional engineer in California, New Mexico, Texas, and Georgia, and the past president of the Georgia section of the American Society of Civil Engineers. ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-171188
This expert has over 35 years of experience in the field of bridge design and construction. He earned his BS at the Portuguese Military Academy, and a Graduate Engineering Diploma and MS in Structural Engineering at the University of Witwatersrand (Johannesburg, South Africa). He is certified as a Professional Civil Engineer, as an Expert Analyst in Finite Elements Methods, and as an Advanced Concrete Technologist. He has previously served as a Senior Regional Bridge ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-159537
This qualified expert earned his BS in Civil Engineering from Southern University A&M and is active in his field as a member of professional organizations such as the Institute of Transportation Engineers, the National Society of Black Engineers, and the American Society of Civil Engineers. He has held several Civil Engineering positions at companies such as Klotz Association and Burk-Kleinpeter, to more senior level engineer project coordinator positions at Parsons ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-066948
This qualified engineer obtained his BS in Civil and Structural Engineering and his MS in Management of Technology from Kennesaw State University and Southern Polytechnic State University. He is a certified Professional Engineer and is certified in OSHA requirements and engineering and surveying. He is a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers and the National Academy of Forensic Engineers. He has 8 Publications and is currently a Structural Design and ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-077580
This engineering expert has 25+ years of experience working on complex sites and marine projects. He has completed numerous projects over the course of his career, including 18+ marine/waterfront projects. He was the Project Manager and Lead Engineer for the development of a new maintenance facility for the New York Waterway at the Hoboken Ferry Terminal, the Project Manager and Lead Engineer for the expansion and repair of a main pier at SUNY Maritime's campus, and the ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-069805
This Professional Engineer has conducted numerous forensic investigations including mechanical failures, construction accidents, products and premises analysis and over 750 vehicular accidents involving pedestrians, bicyclists, work zones, and passenger and commercial vehicles. He is a member in good standing with the Chi Epsilon Engineering Honor Society for exceptional academic achievement and a selected member of the Order of the Engineer. He is a Certified Structural ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-070341
This expert is a Licensed Professional Engineer and a Certified Professional Traffic Operations Engineer with over 30 years experience in civil and traffic engineering, land planning and project management. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) and is also a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers, The Urban Land Institute and The International Council of Shopping Centers.He is currently a Senior Associate of an engineering ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-008162
This expert has 40 years of experience as a consulting engineer. He received a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Iowa. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in 17 states. His design projects have included water treatment and distribution systems, sanitary and storm sewers, water towers, wastewater treatment facilities, subdivisions, bridges etc. A member of the American College of Forensic Examiners, he has performed over 3300 forensic evaluations over ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-000033
This expert graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering with a minor in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering. He is a licensed Professional Engineer and a New York State Certified Code Enforcement Official. He is also a Registered Professional Industrial Hygienist, a licensed Asbestos Inspector and Project Designer, a Certified Environmental Inspector, and a Certified Planner. He currently serves in Board of Director ...

CIVIL ENGINEERING EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Loose Manhole Cover Causes Fatal Traffic Accident CIVIL ENGINEERING Expert Case

Loose Manhole Cover Causes Fatal Traffic Accident

This case involves a manhole cover that was located on a high speed and high traffic section of road in the suburbs of a major Northwestern city. At the time of the incident in question it was noted that the stretch of road surrounding the manhole cover ha …

Negligent Sidewalk Design is Blamed for Slip and Fall Accident CIVIL ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves a woman who slipped and fell outside of a shopping center. The walkway where the woman fell is used as the main means of ingress and egress to the shopping center. The sidewalk is not level to the grass and it was alleged that the sidewa …

Residents Sue Sewer Engineer Over Hazardous Waste CIVIL ENGINEERING Expert Case

Residents Sue Sewer Engineer Over Hazardous Waste

This environmental health case involves a landfill that has been exposed to numerous toxic chemicals in Utah. The landfill in question was a hazardous waste disposal site, and contained hundreds of distinct chemicals. Eventually, an apartment complex was  …

Woman Falls Into Sewer After Stepping on Loose Manhole Cover CIVIL ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves a woman who was going towards a soccer game in which her son was playing when she walked over a grassy area with a manhole cover. The grass hadn’t been cut in some time, and was partially obscuring the cover. Without being able to see th …

Pavement Expert Witness: Bike Path Flaws Contributed to Serious Bike Accident CIVIL ENGINEERING Expert Case

This case involves a former road in Mississippi which was added to a public park’s bike trail without proper modifications. The road was closed to the public for several years, at which point it was agreed to let the maintenance road become part of the  …

Exposure to Coal Ash Waste Causes Public Health Emergency CIVIL ENGINEERING Expert Case

Exposure to Coal Ash Waste Causes Public Health Emergency

…  Plaintiffs was William Konicki. Mr. Konicki is a licensed Civil Engineer with over forty years of experience in civil, structural, and foundation engineering. Konicki specializes in geotechnical engineering, which includes …

Dangerous Bike Path Causes Fatal Accident CIVIL ENGINEERING Expert Case

Dangerous Bike Path Causes Fatal Accident

This case takes place in Michigan and involves a bicycle accident that occurred on a newly constructed bike path in a public park. The bike path was constructed in a large park, and covered terrain ranging from open fields to wooded areas. At some points, …