Forensic Expert

Seth Schmid, P.E.

Civil / Structural Engineer

Mr. Schmid’s depth of experience in structural engineering allows him to provide a broad spectrum of forensic engineering services. His experience in design, construction phase engineering, and property assessment allows him to get to the origin and cause of problems. He has been involved in all aspects of a project from project management to conceptual planning, design, development of technical specifications, permitting, construction, and failure analysis of all aspects of building systems.

Licenses and Certifications

  • Professional Engineer in Florida,

Services and Specialties

  • Building code compliance reviews
  • Building failure
  • Cause and origin investigations
  • Construction and/or design defect analyses • Flood and water damage evaluations and analyses
  • Hurricane, tornado, storm, and hail damage evaluations
  • Insurance claim cause and origin reports
  • Moisture intrusion damage inspections and evaluations
  • Property condition assessments
  • Roof damage investigations
  • Structural building distress damage assessments and reporting
  • Structural inspections of buildings and components
  • Thermal inspection, monitoring, and evaluations
  • Wind vs. water damage evaluations
  • Wind-uplift and lateral-loading “tie-down” analyses