Western Canada’s
Most Experienced
&
Trusted
Forensic Engineers

Since 1989, our forensic engineers have provided comprehensive services to Western Canada and the Northern Territories. Our services include structural and industrial forensics, fire and explosion investigation, structural design engineering, origin and cause investigation, and collision reconstruction. Our team of experts has the extensive knowledge to provide precise and timely results.

We take pride in providing unbiased and high quality, fact based reports to insurance companies, independent adjusters, law firms, and municipalities. Precision Forensics is a privately owned company with a commitment to combining our knowledge and experience with the latest technology to determine the facts and uncover the truth.

Facts = Investigation + Analysis + Knowledge + Experience + Technology

We adopt a 360 degree approach, embracing the latest technology and innovative techniques.

We have the ability to offer complete analysis, investigation, design, and consulting services to a wide variety of project needs with precision and speed.

Meet Our Forensic Engineers & Experts

With over 190 combined years of experience, our team of forensic engineers are leaders in their field and well respected in the industry. We are committed to providing you with outstanding assessment, design, and investigation services, and our track record of precise, efficient response and reporting is impeccable. Our state of the art technology and investigative techniques are what make Precision Forensics the leader in our industry for Western and Northern Canada.

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Scott Murphy, P.Eng.

Manager of Engineering

780-484-0761 Ext. 405

Scott Murphy, P.Eng.|Manager of Engineering

Scott Murphy is a senior level Professional Engineer with over 30 years of structural engineering and project management experience for large building and bridge projects. Scott has designed new major bridge structures, designed and managed projects of bridge and building rehabilitation and strengthening, and has conducted numerous forensic inspections of buildings and bridges damaged by fire and impact. He has worked on the design of steel and concrete institutional, industrial, commercial, and residential buildings, and has designed wood and steel framed buildings. Scott has experience in the preparation of detailed engineering reports, drawings, and project cost estimates, and is the lead designer of the Strathcona County Community Centre Parkade explosion and fire remediation. Scott graduated from the University of Waterloo.

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Dennis Friesen, CFEI, CVFI

Fire Investigation Manager

587-228-8568

Dennis Friesen, CFEI, CVFI|Fire Investigation Manager

Dennis Friesen is a NFPA 1033 certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI & CVFI) with ten years’ experience in fire investigations. Dennis has assisted police forces, fire departments, and the insurance industry in determining the origin and cause on hundreds of fire losses. Over his career, he has served as a firefighter, fire inspector and a fire instructor at the Manitoba Emergency Services College. In 2014, he was awarded the Governor General of Canada exemplary fire service medal for recognition of 20 years of public service.

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Wesley Hebert, C.E.T

Sr. Mechanical Technical Specialist

780-484-0761 Ext. 103

Wesley Hebert, C.E.T|Sr. Mechanical Technical Specialist

Wes Hebert an experienced Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.) with over 18 years of multi-discipline engineering technology experience and has been directly involved in several engineering specific disciplines including mechanical, process (chemical), civil, structural and instrumentation.  Over that time, he has gained experience in project management, design, drafting, and procurement, along with holding related senior level managerial positions.  Wes is currently the Director of Operations of Precision Engineering Inc., a sister company to Precision Forensics Inc.

Areas of Expertise

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  1. Industrial (oil and gas) facility engineering and design.
  2. Project management and hands on engineering related expertise to meet client’s needs.
  3. Design reviews and assessments related to industrial facilities.
  4. Process safety and project risk assessments.
  5. Site assessments and analysis of industrial facility failures and troubleshooting.
  6. Industrial design codes such as AGA, ASME, ANSI, API, ASTM, MSS, NACE, NFPA, SAE and CSA pertaining to industrial facilities.
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Albert Lee, P.Eng.

Sr. Process (Chemical) Engineer

780-484-0761 Ext. 110

Albert Lee, P.Eng.|Sr. Process (Chemical) Engineer

Albert Lee is a senior level Professional Engineer (Master of Science) with over 20 years of engineering and project management experience. Albert graduated from the University of Alberta in Chemical Engineering and earned his MSc in Environmental Science and Technology from the City University of Hong Kong.  Throughout his career, Albert has taken many supervisory roles where he was the lead Engineer on production facilities while also executing a variety of process engineering designs, installation, testing and commissioning work for de-bottlenecking projects. Albert has completed detailed engineering design for converting reforming plants from naphtha feedstock to natural gas. He has taken on many lead roles for different projects including that of pipelines and wellsites.

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Karlie Lobreau, E.I.T.

Mechanical Design & Forensic Engineer

780-484-0761 Ext. 117

Karlie Lobreau, E.I.T.|Mechanical Design & Forensic Engineer

Karlie Lobreau is a junior mechanical engineer with 2 years of experience in oil and gas. Karlie graduated in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Mechanical Engineering from the Co-Op program at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.

Karlie joined the Precision Forensics team in 2019 to provide support for vehicle-related investigations. Her strong theoretical background in dynamics from the U of A is expected to be an asset as her training progresses. Karlie currently holds an engineer-in-training (E.I.T.) membership with the Association of Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) and is approximately halfway towards satisfying the association experience requirements to obtain her P.Eng designation.

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Richard Nordin E.I.T.

Structural Design & Forensic Engineer

780-484-0761 Ext. 403

Richard Nordin E.I.T.|Structural Design & Forensic Engineer

Richard Nordin is a junior structural engineer who graduated in 2019 with a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Civil Engineering from the Co-Op program at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.

Richard joined the Precision Forensics team in 2019 to provide support for structural-related investigations.  Richard currently holds an engineer-in-training (E.I.T.) membership with the Association of Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).

Our Commitment to Health & Safety is #1

 


Purpose

To ensure health and safety for all workers and YOU both today and into the future.


Precision Engineered Mission Zero

ZERO harm to people.

ZERO harm to property and equipment.

ZERO harm to the environment.


Vision

Committed to Excellence in Project Delivery.