Forensic Investigations

Explosions can be caused by gas, dust, and other sources which defy purely mathematical analysis. Controlled Demolition Incorporated’s (CDI) decades of field experience with forensic, to start with the aftermath and work backwards toward identifying the cause of industrial and social tragedies.

With cross capabilities in demolition and debris handling, CDI can coordinate with others to  preserve evidence and provide experience in regulatory agency-mandated investigations, through the gathering of relevant data with other consultants to help the parties respond to the inquires which follow accidents in the work place.

Demolition Blasting Claims
Commercial application of explosives worldwide consumes hundreds of thousand tons of explosives, annually. From time to time, controversy arises between quarry operators, commercial blasters and adjacent commercial or private property owners. CDI has the technical understanding of explosives, field operations and the response frequency of structures to clearly define the parameters of guilt, or innocence, in a given scenario.

Structural Failures
CDI is prepared to respond swiftly to structural collapse emergencies, worldwide. Regardless of the cause of collapse, CDI can draw on its unparalleled database and skilled professional, third party consultants in structural, strength of materials and design fields to work with local authorities and contractors in stabilizing dynamic conditions, setting the stage for subsequent forensic analysis of the cause of the collapse.