Fire and Explosion Science Consulting Services

October 10, 2023

Fire and Explosion Science Consulting Services

Fire and explosion investigations require a specific set of skills utilizing the scientific method. Rimkus engineers and fire investigators provide expertise in fire investigation, fire science, fire scene safety, and building systems. We offer a comprehensive approach to isolating the facts and determining the origin and cause of losses.

The origin of a fire is not always obvious, so it is imperative to follow a comprehensive investigation protocol to arrive at an accurate determination. It takes unique knowledge to sift through a fire scene to find clues that explain what happened. Our team has decades of specialized experience determining where fires started and why fires and explosions have occurred.

We utilize cutting-edge forensic investigative and analysis technology for the collection, preservation, and assessment of vital evidence and information to provide our clients with the most precise answers to complex questions.

Fire Practice Knowledge Areas and Expertise:
  • Artifact Collection, Storage, Analysis, and Preservation
  • Chemistry
  • Codes and Standards Compliance Evaluations
  • Commercial, Industrial, and Residential Buildings
  • Construction Methods
  • Comprehensive Scene Documentation
  • Electrical Systems
  • Equipment Fires
  • Explosions
  • Failure Analysis
  • Fire Dynamics
  • Fire Modeling
  • Fire Protection Systems
  • Fuel Gas Systems
  • Hazard Recognition and Evaluation
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Mechanical Systems
  • Origin and Cause Determination
  • Scene Safety Regulations
  • Structure Fires
  • Subrogation and Liability Evaluations
  • Thermodynamics
  • Vehicle Fires

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