- 8330 Juniper Creek Lane San Diego, California 92126
Ivey Engineering, Inc. (IEI) investigates failures, performs testing and research, analyzes data and provides independent and objective opinions regarding standard of care, cause and origin, damages and repair methodology. Presentation, reports and exhibits are prepared as necessary. The cases often involve construction defects, personal injury or product liability.
IEI reviews documents, performs site inspections, prepares detailed CPM schedule analyses, researches industry standards, prepares reports, prepares exhibits and provides presentations to assist clients in resolving construction disputes. Typical disputes involve changes, delays, damages and impacted labor efficiency.
Estimating and Cost Analysis
IEI provides estimates and analyzes costs for general construction, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, architectural, and process piping systems utilizing nationally recognized standards and techniques.
Design Errors and Omissions
IEI analyzes HVAC, plumbing and electrical design work to determine whether it meets the standard of care for the design professional. This often requires document review, research, analysis and design calculations.
Exhibits are prepared and testimony provided based upon an independent and objective investigation, research, analysis and testing.
IEI performs design work that requires expertise in both engineering and construction, including new construction, design-build and remediation design (to correct problems or update facilities). Electrical Vehicle Charging Station Design and Consultation.
Product Testing and Patent Protection
As an independent third party product testing service, Ivey Engineering, Inc. provides plumbing mechanical and electrical product testing to meet the needs of clients. Testing is performed for conformance to written industry standards or as part of a failure analysis engagement. IEI’s experts are specialist in evaluating the engineering and technology of plumbing, mechanical and electrical products and provide customized product testing solutions for both manufactured systems and individual components. The testing is performed in the IEI test labs in San Diego, California and, when necessary, at other facilities.
• Managed over 500 projects involving over $1 billion in contracted mechanical work.
• Designed and engineered over 600 projects involving over $1 billion in construction.
• Prepared and negotiated approximately 5,000 change orders.
• Prepared, defended or negotiated approximately 50 construction claims.
Litigation and Trial Experience
• Insurance Defense
• Product Liability
• Patent Defense
• Construction Defect
• Subrogation Claims
• Personal Injury
Ivey Engineering, Inc. performs forensic engineering, building system analysis, expert witness consulting and product testing. The firm specializes in the following engineering and construction disciplines:
• Process Piping
• Fire Investigation
• Fire Sprinkler
• General Construction / Architecture
• Smoke Seepage/ Damage
IEI was founded in 1994 by William Ivey, a licensed professional engineer and an established authority on the construction of plumbing, process piping and HVAC systems. The staff is comprised of construction professionals, professional engineers, and architects, which are licensed in various states. Ivey Engineering, Inc. is nationally recognized and provides consulting services to developers, contractors, architects, engineers, facility owners, law firms and insurance companies.
IEI provides consulting for residential, commercial, institutional, industrial and governmental facilities. Brief profiles of staff members can be found on our website, www.iveyengineering.com. CV’s are available upon request.