ABOUT US

Our APPROACH:

Practical minded Forensic and Technical Investigations of buildings "After an Event" such as:

  • Fire / Explosion

  • Collapse

  • Structural Failures

  • Vehicle Impact

  • Wind Damage

  • Ground Vibration Damage

  • Structural Performance Investigations

OUR TEAM

Kevin E. Brown, P.Eng.
Owner
Amir A. Shah, P.Eng.
Owner

Our SERVICES:

  • Origin and Cause Reporting

  • Event Damage Extent Assessment

  • Scope of Repair (drawings and specifications)

  • Scope of Demolition (drawings and specifications)

  • Evidence Documentation and Preservation

  • Expert Reporting and Witnessing

  • Extensive network of Specialized Subconsultants

GENERAL

Mr. Brown has 37 years of experience in the consulting industry, 34 years as a Professional Structural Engineer, 3 years as a Structural Draftsman. As a Structural Engineer, Mr. Brown has investigated, designed or repaired more than 3,500 buildings within the commercial, residential, and industrial market sectors.

EDUCATION

  • B.Sc. (Distinction), Civil Engineering, U of C, 1985

  • Computer Science, 1 Year, U of A, 1981

  • Diploma (Honours), Engineering Design and Drafting              

    Technology, NAIT, 1978

PROFESSIONAL  AFFILIATIONS

  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA), since 1985

  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS), since 2016

  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (APEGBC), 1989 - 2009

  • Alberta Building Envelope Council (ABEC), since 1996

  • Certified Engineering Technologists, Alberta, 1980-83

GENERAL

Mr. Shah has 9 years of experience in the construction engineering industry, with 6 years as a Structural Engineering consultant and 3 years in Project Management and Coordination roles. As a Structural Engineer, Mr. Shah has investigated, designed or repaired more than 500 buildings within the commercial, residential, and industrial market sectors.

EDUCATION 

  • B.Sc., Civil Engineering, minor in Structural Engineering, University of Calgary, 2011


PROFESSIONAL  AFFILIATIONS

  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA), since 2009

  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS), since 2014

  • Alberta Building Envelope Council (ABEC), since 2015

OUR RESOURCES

Project management of specialized sub-consultant resources augment our investigations & reporting on an "as needed" basis.

ENGINEERING SUBCONSULTANTS

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Electrical Engineering

  • Geotechnical Engineering

  • Metallurgical Engineering

  • Building Envelope Engineering

OTHER SUBCONSULTANTS

  • Architectural

  • Building Code Expertise

  • Survey Geomatics

  • 3D Laser/Lidar Point Scanning

  • Wood Scientists

  • Certified Roofing Inspectors

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