We work closely with fire investigators, fire protection engineers, mechanical engineers, materials engineers, metallurgists, or any other consultants to aid in the investigation and help discover what, when, where and why an incident may have occurred. Based on the scope of our work, our process may include:
With over 25 years of experience, the MSD engineers have the experience and expertise to conduct thorough scene investigations and analysis of industrial, commercial, residential, agricultural, marine, aviation or automotive facilities.More Info
We have the ability to transfer artifacts to one of our laboratories to conduct comprehensive failure analysis. Our extensive complement of tools includes, in part, hand and power tools, microscopes, x-ray, and other laboratory equipment.More Info
Our engineers and technicians review and analyze documentation in the form of codes, standards, references, guides, and discovery materials. These may assist in developing a sequence of events, hypothesis testing, and determining the cause of an event. Our engineers may provide a summary of findings or an engineering report upon request.More Info
Our forensic electrical engineers provide consulting services that may lead to expert testimony at depositions or in a courtroom setting. MSD Engineers have qualified and testified in both federal and state jurisdictions.More Info
We often perform these services for electrical manufacturers, electrical contractors, consulting firms, electrical utilities, insurance companies, law firms, U.S. government & law enforcement agencies, automated controls manufacturers or end users, along with the agricultural, marine, aviation and automotive industries.