Fire and Explosion Investigations

Depending on their size, fires and explosions can require a vast array of technical expertise and experience. From Chemistry to mechanical engineering and everything in between, fire and explosion investigations regularly require a multi-disciplinary team to answer complex questions. 

Fire & Explosion Expert Consultation

Caulfield Engineering provides its clients with a broad base of experience and expertise in the field of fire and explosion investigations. Our professionals and investigators respond rapidly to any size loss and have the experience in site securement and management, evidence collection and retention. In addition, Caulfield Engineering’s team utilizes the latest site documentation technology as required including laser scanning, drone and aerial documentation, as well as photography and video. 

Our group of professionals and investigators is well-versed in all aspects of NFPA 921 Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations, and our group of professionals have testified in numerous state and federal courts around the country.  In fact, many of Caulfield Engineering’s professionals have worked directly with federal agencies such as OSHA, MSHA, and CSB on large scale losses.

The list below is only a sample of our representative experience:

  • Industrial process equipment
  • Vehicles
  • Pressure vessels and boilers
  • Chemical storage systems
  • Rail cars
  • Pipelines and terminals
  • Electric generation plants
  • Mining
  • Appliances