Al Rose, P.E. Expert Witness
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  • Additional States: California
  • Company: Arizona Forensic Engineering Investigations, PLC
  • Phone: (520) 907-7474
  • Cell: (520) 907-7474
  • Website: www.PipeFailureExpert.com
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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Plumbing and Failure Analysis

Specialty Focus:

Pipe Failure Expert, Pipeline Failure, Pipe Failure Analysis, Pipe Failures, Pipeline Failures, Industrial Pipe Expert, Chemical Pipe Expert, Petroleum Pipe Expert, Industrial Piping, Oil Piping, Natural Gas Piping, Petroleum Piping, Chemical Plant Piping, Oil & Gas

Education:

BSME, University of Florida

Years in Practice:

33

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:

4

Additional Information

*500+ forensic engineering cases, $500 Million+ in cases involving nearly every kind of pipe and tubing found in residential, commercial, and industrial applications *Designed piping in every state in the U.S for large chemical, petroleum, and wastewater plants *33+ years experience in design and failure analysis of pipes * Customers include Dupont Chemical, Dow Chemical, 3M, BASF, Chevron, Exxon, Shell, Texaco, Amoco, Suncor Oil Sands and Central Arizona Project *Member, ASTM committees on standards development for Stainless and Alloy Tubular Products, Copper and Copper Alloys Pipe and Tube, and Plastic Piping Systems *Lectured at universities and provided continuing education, possessing the ability to explain complex matters in simple terms to students, juries and arbitrators *Performed thousands of computer simulations and stress analyses including wind and seismic analysis of pipelines *Led dozens of successful R&D Projects involving piping components *Installed commercial and residential pipe *Top-Level Customer Service and Response Mr. Rose is an industry expert in pipe failure analysis, possessing a rich background in design, failure analysis, applied material science, expert testimony, and investigative skills. He is proficient in forensic modeling, having performed thousands of computer simulations and stress analyses. He has lectured at universities and provided continuing education, possessing the ability to explain complex matters in simple terms to students, juries and arbitrators. He combines his 33 years of experience in design engineering, R&D, field studies, forensic engineering, failure analysis, computer simulation, teaching, and hands-on experience to provide a uniquely qualified expert witness in pipe failure claims and litigation.