STEEL EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-077355
This expert has extensive experience in the metallics industry, working extensively with steel manufacturers, scrap yards, recycling facilities, etc. He regularly performs site assessments for the steel and scrap industries, subsequently recommending cost reduction recommendations. He executes metallics training & provides workshop modules for steel making processes, scrap yard optimization & global metallics market dynamics. He has been an honored speaker at multiple ...
Expert Witness: E-275992
This highly qualified expert is a registered professional engineer with over 15 years of experience in geotechnical and structural design in roles spanning from engineering consulting to senior executive in a manufacturing company. He received a diploma in civil engineering with an emphasis on structural engineering from Germany and a Ph.D. in civil engineering with an emphasis on geotechnical engineering from The University of Arizona. He holds professional engineering ...
Expert Witness: E-140425
This engineering expert obtained his BS in Civil Engineering, with a specialization in Construction Management, and his MS in Structural Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology. He is licensed as a Professional Engineer and a Structural Engineer in over 25 states and is certified by the Structural Engineering Certification Board. He is a member of ASCE, ACI, AISC and a Fellow of SEI. He serves as Chair of the ASCE SEI Business Practices Committee. He also serves ...
Expert Witness: E-009211
This expert received his B.S. in Engineering/Metallurgical Engineering from the Fenn College of Engineering at Cleveland State University. He has spent the entire 29 years of his industrial metalworking career as a metallurgical and quality assurance specialist. He has completed more than 25 continuing education and technical conference courses and seminars on various metallurgy and quality science topics. He has worked in several metallurgical and quality assurance ...
Expert Witness: E-063393
This expert has over 35 years experience in the overhead crane industry. He received his BA in Finance from the University of Notre Dame. He has extensive experience in building, installing, engineering, estimating, selling and servicing overhead bridge cranes. Also, he is a member of several industry committees that wrote the crane specs for the steel industry, written articles and taught professional architects and engineers about the special requirements to be aware ...
Expert Witness: E-076187
This construction expert currently runs a private consulting business in Maryland. He has over 35 years of experience in engineering, construction, scheduling, and claims, with background in construction management, CPM scheduling, litigation support, and claims analysis. He has a B.S. in Civil Engineering, specializing in Design and Engineering of Concrete and Steel Structures and Construction Management, from Drexel University. He also has an M.B.A. with ...
Expert Witness: E-062647
This licensed Professional Engineer currently works as a Chemical/Mechanical Forensic Engineer for a multi-disciplined engineering and investigation company. Provides forensic and technical services to attorneys, insurance companies, independent adjusters, restoration companies, contractors, municipalities, and individuals towards the resolution of claims or litigation. Areas of Expertise: Chemical process design, mechanical equipment applications and safety controls, ...
Expert Witness: E-063641
This experienced trial lawyer has taken 105 cases to judgment and verdict, specializing in business, real estate, and legal malpractice. He earned his J.D. from the University of Southern California Law School and then spent several years with law firm Meserve, Mumper & Hughes. The expert later worked as a Partner for Haight, Dickson, Brown & Bonesteel, where he was in charge of the legal malpractice unit. He also served as a Principal with Rodi, Pollock, Pettker, ...
Expert Witness: E-064616
This engineering expert has a master's degree in Metallurgical Engineering and a Ph. D. in Industrial Metallurgy. He has worked as a Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Technology since 1987 and currently is tenured at a public university in North Texas. In addition, he actively consults and has worked on several failure analysis cases as an expert witness in the area of defects in materials, corrosion, materials selection, and manufacturing processes. ...
Expert Witness: E-037150
This expert is a hands-on� shop floor experienced Metallurgist, Quality Engineer/Manager, and QA/QC Inspector with expertise in aluminum, steel, titanium, and specialty metals mill operations, castings, forgings, extrusions, stampings, metal injection molded (MIM) parts, API Spec 5L Steel Line Pipe, Casing, Drill Pipe, and OCTG. Consulting engineer, Technical Advisor, Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE), and Vendor Surveillance Source Inspector for major ...
Expert Witness: E-004553
This expert focuses on accounting, forensic accounting, financial analysis, financial forensics, economic damages, business valuation and investigations. He has experience in lost profits/earnings, business interruption claims, analysis of financial transactions and balances, Court-ordered accounting, bankruptcy, fraud examinations, investigations and the reconstruction of incomplete, misstated and/or falsified financial information. This expert provides consulting and ...

STEEL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Chemical Plant Workers Fall From Unsafe Catwalk STEEL Expert Case

Chemical Plant Workers Fall From Unsafe Catwalk

This case involves two workers who fatally fell from scaffolding at a chemical plant after the catwalk collapsed. The scaffolding at this plant was made out of zinc and located near tanks that emitted hydrogen sulfide. An expert in corrosion engineeri …

Crane Welder is Killed By Falling Steel Beam STEEL Expert Case

Crane Welder is Killed By Falling Steel Beam

…  involves the death of a crane welder who was crushed by a steel beam at a crane manufacturer and structural steel facility. The welder was operating an overhead crane by remote control …

Metallurgy Expert Discusses Nitinol Use in Popular Birth Control Device STEEL Expert Case

This case involves numerous plaintiffs who have suffered and continue to suffer from complications related to a popular medical device. The device in question is implanted into the fallopian tubes as a means to provide permanent birth control and contracep …

Man Loses Job After Suffering Permanent Injuries in Workplace Accident STEEL Expert Case

…  case involves a worker in a steel mill in upstate New York who was seriously injured by die cutting …  A few weeks after the accident, the man was fired from the steel mill, which allegedly claimed they would sacrifice employee retention for …

Architecture Expert Evaluates Fall Caused by Negligent Building Design STEEL Expert Case

…  was still skeletal, and was largely a framework of exposed steel beams. On this particular job, almost all of the sheets that were being …  gap that did not have adequate support from the underlying steel beams. The Plaintiff was walking on this sheet of decking when he …

Structural Engineering Expert Witness Opines on Bridge Construction Dispute STEEL Expert Case

…  reasons: (1) the value of the friction force between the steel and surrounding soil was pulled “off the shelf” from a Minnesota …  a value for the friction between the seal concrete and the steel casing/cofferdam steel that was more conservative than the standard of …

Forensic Experts Evaluate Faulty Construction Materials STEEL Expert Case

Forensic Experts Evaluate Faulty Construction Materials

…  of a large warehouse facility that required the use of steel roof trusses. As a result, the plaintiffs entered into a contract with …  supply and installation of all components related to the steel roofing system. Upon receiving the construction materials, employees of …