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The Fire Cause Analysis Engineering Department includes well-educated and experienced consultants who provide sound failure analyses and risk assessments. Our engineers have the unique ability to be able to work hand-in-hand with the investigators, which is an irreplaceable way to collect and process the data regarding a case.

The team is comprised of multi-disciplinary professionals who evaluate fire and non-fire related cases. Our dynamic team provides superior technical solutions for projects ranging between home appliance failures, large industrial losses, complex building system failures, and water losses. Our team regularly utilizes a broad network of research and testing facilities at the world’s top universities and private institutions.

Forensic Engineers

John White

Managing Engineer, CFI, PE, MS

Scott D. Alber

Fire Protection/Mechanical Engineer, PE

Joshua Bastian

Engineer Associate & Fire Investigator, CFI, EIT

Frank K. Hsu

Managing Engineer, Ph.D

Alexander Itsekson

Structural Engineer, SE                  

Duane Johnson

Electrical Engineer, Ph.D, PE

Peter J. Risse

Metallurgical Engineer, PE

Kirk Staggs

Engineering Associate

Kurtis V. Saiyo

Mechanical Engineer & Fire Investigator, PE, CFEI, CFI

Steve P. Virostek

Mechanical Engineer, PE