Electromechanical Failure Analysis
Fires, Explosions, and Carbon Monoxide Exposure
Product Liability/Design Defect
Dave is the President of AKE Inc. He has a Masters in Mechanical Engineering and 31 years’ experience, the last 14 in forensics. Dave is registered in multiple states and Alberta, Canada.
Material Handling Equipment
High Pressure Liquid and Gas Systems
Machinery and Tooling
Founder of the firm, Quent is a fellow with the American Council of Engineering Companies. He has been in practice for over 40 years.
Industrial Equipment, Construction
Equipment, Machine Guarding, Machine Failures,
Mark has 34 years’ experience in industry and engineering,
the last 17 in forensics. He is registered in multiple states.
Roofing, Including Wind/Hail Damage
Water Filtration & Supply Line Failures
Trip/Fall and Slip/Fall
Building Code Compliance and Workmanship Issues
Todd is responsible for our national clients
involving home appliance issues.
Mechanical and Safety Engineering
Industrial and Workplace Accidents
Agricultural and Heavy Equipment
Engines and Power Equipment
Control System and Embedded Software Analysis
Dan has 35 years of industrial experience with John Deere
including areas of research, product development,
design, test and failure analysis.
Trip/Fall and Slip/Fall
Building and Site Architecture
Engineering and Construction
Safety and Risk Mitigation
Paul is a registered Architect, qualified in multiple states,
with over 35 years’ experience.
New and Repair Construction
Masonry, Timber, Concrete, Steel Construction
Historic and Current Building Codes
Joe has 17 years of experience in new and existing building structural design and analysis.
Shock and Arc Flash
UL / ICC / FCC Code Compliance
Telecommunications / Data Centers
Scott has over 30 years’ experience in the electronic and telecommunications industries.
Crane and Heavy Equipment Operations
Crane Rigging and Operations
Safety and Operator Training
Heavy Equipment Inspections
Bill has over 35 years of experience in crane and equipment inspections.
Electrical Engineering / Automotive
Electrical Failure Analysis
Vehicle Fire Investigation
Vehicle Diagnostics and Control Systems
CDR System Analyst
Vehicle Braking Systems
Patrick has 15 years’ experience in design,
manufacturing and testing at General Motors.
Biomechanics and Anatomy
Human Tissue Injury
High and Low Energy Injury Analysis
Motor Vehicle Accident Investigation
Sports and Firearm Injury Analysis
Dr. Knapp integrates the laws of physics and engineering principles to examination of biomechanics and human injury.
Civil Engineering / Traffic Engineering
Highway Signing/Marking, Traffic Control
Vehicular Accident Reconstruction and Analysis
Dr. Matthias has 45 years’ experience in engineering and is a former professor at Arizona State University.
Biomechanics / Human Factors
Upper Extremity Function and Trauma
Body Segment Interactions
Biomechanics of Locomotion
Dr. Hinrichs is a professor at Arizona State University.
Structural Engineering Design
Investigation, Construction Methods
Load Tests, Concreting Techniques
Steel Erection Methods/Safety & OSHA Compliance
Hydraulic Equipment, Hydraulic Components
Steel Mill Plant Design
Post Fire Structure Evaluation
Bo has over 40 years’ experience in structural design and construction. Bo is licensed in multiple states.
Development of Test Fixtures and Methodology
Hugh has 45 years’ experience in chemistry and chemical processes in industry and aerospace.
HVAC Design/Mechanical Engineer
HVAC Design & Performance
Residential & Commercial HVAC System Analysis
Roy has over 30 years of experience in HVAC system design and performance.
Chief Forensic Technician
Artifact Examinations and Dis-assembly
History of Design
Similar Manufacturers and Products
Recalls and Investigations
Instrumentation, & Testing