Structural/Forensics

Tierra provides structural forensic studies, fire and explosion investigations, and structural damage assessments throughout the State of Florida. We understand the importance of a rapid response to these situations, therefore, contact is attempted the same day the assignment is received to schedule our site inspection and our initial inspection is normally completed within 3 business days following receipt of the assignment.

A partial list of our forensic services includes:

  • Building collapse
  • Stucco evaluations
  • Swimming pool analysis
  • Settlement related damage
  • Tile floor damage evaluations
  • Wind damage determinations
    • Roof inspections
    • Hail
  • Wind
  • Moisture intrusion from
    • Rain
    • Plumbing
    • Groundwater

The final report is typically completed and submitted within 5 business days following the site inspection for our forensic studies.

A partial list of our structural damage assessments include:

  • Falling tree
  • Fire damage
  • Vehicle impacts
  • Vibration damage
  • Construction defects
  • Floor flatness surveys
  • Building code compliance
  • Ground penetrating radar
  • Extent of damage assessments
  • Termite/inspection evaluations
  • SB408 Structural damage assessments

The final report is typically completed and submitted within 7 business days following the site inspection for structural damage assessments.

A partial list of our fire & explosion investigations includes:

  • Marine
  • Vehicles
  • Heavy equipment
  • Residential buildings
  • Commercial structures

The final report is typically completed and submitted within 10 business days following the site inspection for fire & explosion investigations. However, an initial evaluation can be provided immediately following the inspection if necessary.

Our experts in these fields can offer support in legal matters by providing the following:

  • Peer reviews
  • Litigation support
  • Expert witness testimony
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We are proud of our association with the following organizations:

West Coast Claims Association

Orlando Claims Association

Windstorm Insurance Network


For more information concerning these services please contact one of the following:

To submit a new assignment newassignment@tierraeng.com or use the SUBMIT AN ASSIGNMENT tab/link above.




Contact

To contact us use the following information:

phone Call Us:

813.989.1354 Tampa, FL

407.877.1354 Winter Garden, FL

850.462.8774 Pensacola, FL

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