Our Forensic Expert

Executive Summary

Daniel has been a Senior Metallurgical & Mechanical Engineer at Arcon for over 15 years, completing more than 850 investigations during that time. He has been qualified as an expert witness before the Ontario Superior Court. His broad industrial experience prior to joining Arcon provides the basis for effective investigation of failures of equipment components. Dan is fluently bilingual in both English & French languages.

Areas of Expertise

  • Mechanical component and complex systems failures
  • Material (steel / alloy / polymer) failure analysis and fractography
  • Fuel oil tank failures
  • Wind turbine component failures
  • Residential plumbing component failure analysis
  • Sprinkler and fire protection component analysis
  • Chilling and heating systems for commercial buildings
  • Pipe and pressure vessel failures
  • Vehicle collision reconstruction
  • B.E.Sc.
  • M.Sc. (Eng)
  • P. Eng. (On), ing. (Qc)
  • Designated Consulting Engineer
  • Fellow of Engineers Canada (F.E.C.)
  • Diplomate in Forensic Engineering (DFE)
  • Professional Engineers of Ontario
  • Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ)
  • Ontario Society of Professional Engineers, Charter Member
  • National Academy of Forensic Engineers (NAFE)
  • ASTM Committee E58 on Forensic Engineering, Voting Member
  • ASM International
  • National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP)
  • SAE
  • NACE
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1-888-272-6671