Andrew R. Carpenter

Principal Consultant / P.E. / Chicago


Mr. Carpenter holds a B.S. and M.S. in Chemical Engineering and is a licensed professional engineer in Illinois. He has over 20 years of consulting experience as a chemical engineer performing scientific investigation of chemical process accidents, chemical releases, reactive chemical accidents, fires, and explosions, and catastrophic accidents involving loss of life and significant property damage and off-site consequences.  

Additionally, he has extensive background in process safety, process hazard analysis and risk assessment, combustible dust hazard evaluation, occupational health and safety consulting, hazard recognition, and production capacity analysis.  Mr. Carpenter is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Illinois. Mr. Carpenter has provided expert testimony in deposition and trial.

Education and Certifications

• Chemical Engineering, B.S.: Iowa State University
• Chemical Engineering, M.S.: Iowa State University
• Professional Engineer: Illinois