Dr. Fred is a sought after consultant, and works with clients across the globe through his firm, Stone Forensics.
Stone Forensics, is comprised of engineers, scientists, and geologists with an expertise in natural stone installations and failures relating to natural stone installations. Clients are located world wide and include government, casinos and hotels, general contractors, insurance companies, tile contractors, attorneys, architectural and engineering firms, property managers, and homeowners. Our services range from specifying consultation to providing expert witness testimony. Problems we are presented with include, “How do we restore an historical building?” “Why is my stone falling apart?” “Do I have the proper specifications?” “How do I remove stains from a monument?” “Has flooding ruined my floor?” Slip / Fall accident prevention. Proper handling of stone slabs to prevent accidents. Stone restoration, fabrication and installation experts.
We also evaluate stone and tile due to storm, hurricane and flood damage
Granite? Limestone? Why is my white marble floor turning yellow?Why are my tiles becoming loose? Why is the cladding falling from our building? How do we restore a Historical Building? Why is my stone falling apart? Do I have the proper specifications? How do I remove stains from a monument? Why has my stone installation failed? Has flooding ruined my floor? How can we reduce Slip / Fall accidents?These are the kinds of questions we are presented with routinely. Stone Forensics brings many collective decades of in-depth expertise in natural stone and tile related issues.We provide stone and tile related examination, evaluation and advisory services including:Specification Writing,*Failure analysis
*Project review and analysis
*Surveys *Job problem analysis
*Installation inspections *On site testing
*ASTM testing *Petrographic and other laboratory testing*Non-destructive testing
*Infrared Thermography *Repair Feasibility Studies*Sample Collection *Owner representation / supervision of installations
*Restoration procedures/recommendations *Insurance claims*Stain removal testing *Façade inspections
*Training *Historic preservation and conservation
*Expert witness testimony *Slip / Fall testing and prevention programs
Video inspections via facetime or skype also available t
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