Roadway Construction & Materials Engineering Expert Witness
Work history includes construction materials engineering for highways and bridges, industrial plants, high rise offices and power plants, and has worked for general contractors and the Department of Transportation.
Mr. Stein offers the following services:
For attorneys: contract performance forensic investigations, consulting, expert reports, rebuttals, and testimony if required.
For contractors, bonding sureties, and road and highway agencies: value engineering plans, cost estimates, contract proposals, interim project management; and claim preparation, analysis, and mediation.
Areas of Expertise
A rich and varied work history that includes construction materials engineering for highways and bridges, industrial plants, high rise offices and power plants. He has worked for private owners and general contractors as well as the Department of Transportation.
American Section of the International Association for Testing Materials - ASTM – C9 Committee (1972455)
Construction Management Association of America - CMAA – (204785)
American Society for Civil Engineers - ASCE - (10927645)
Certified Construction Manager (CCM)
Certified Primavera Basic (CPM)
Certified Primavera Advanced (CPM)
Certified LADOTD Structural (bridge)
Inspector/Technician, Certified Troxler
Humboldt Nuclear Moisture/ Density Operator
Certified Quality Compliance Surveillance in Fossil Power Plants, Organic & Inorganic Coatings Application and Inspection
Certified Traffic Control Supervisor
Certified Flagger Instructor
Seminars & Training
2012 Forensic Geotechnical & Material Engineering; Legal Descriptions; Developments in Construction Law; Count the Goals – Accounting Data; Erosion Protection – Articulated Block; Dynamic Loading and Wave Theory of Deep Foundations
2013 Tort Liability: Managing Risk
2014 Natural Recourses and the Natural Policy Act; Commissioning Construction Projects / Avoid Construction Defects; Complying with Construction Storm Water Regulations
2015 Contracting in Public Projects; Public Bid Law; Bridge Rehabilitation
2016 Bridge Maintenance and Repair; Concrete Pavements; New DOTD Specifications and Details; Construction Law; Precast Concrete Pavement; Troubleshooting Construction Projects Legal Issues
Bachelor of Science Civil Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Awards and Achievements from the University of Pittsburgh:
Received a Fellowship (Geometronics)
Teaching assistant (Soil Mechanics, Concrete, and Geometronics)
William Radcliff Smith Award for outstanding service to the School of Civil Engineering