Professional Analysis and Consulting Inc.

Engineering & Scientific Consulting

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Agricultural Engineering & Science

The agricultural industry experiences one of the highest rates of industrial accidents. Professional Analysis and Consulting, Inc.’s diverse technical team includes agricultural experts, mechanical engineering experts, materials experts, and electrical engineering experts, chemists and chemical experts, and fire investigator experts.

This combination of skills allows our team to tackle complex investigations, which include farm vehicle accidents, mechanical systems failures, fertilizers/pesticides contamination, crop loss evaluations, farm injuries, grain storage systems failures, grain dryer fires, and farm equipment accidents.  Our agricultural clients benefit from this experience along with our knowledge of farm infrastructure.  Aerial (Drone / UAS) inspections are also available for accident scene documentation or crop evaluations.

Contact one of our agricultural experts to learn how the agricultural engineering and science experts at Professional Analysis and Consulting, Inc., can find solutions for your unique situation or needs.

Agricultural Engineering Testing, Analysis

Agricultural Engineering and ScienceOur Chicago area based facility in Naperville, IL, has an on-site laboratory to support most agricultural artifacts and evidence testing and analysis investigations, along with the appropriate tools, cameras and microscopes.  This allows for hosting multi-party inspections of artifacts and evidence.  We also offer secure evidence management and artifact storage, with limited access and 24/7 video surveillance.

Agricultural Investigation Experts

Our Agricultural Engineering expert projects and services include:

  • Agricultural building failure evaluation
  • Agricultural and farm machinery fire damage and related injuries
  • Precision agricultural technology performance validation
  • Farm accident investigation and reconstruction
  • Design analysis and performance evaluation
  • Mechanical testing and analytical analysis
  • Product liability analysis and investigation
  • Aerial (Drone / UAS) inspections and laser scanning for accident scene documentation
  • Animal herd loss assessment
  • Crop loss evaluation and assessment
  • Co-op infrastructure operations analysis
  • Plant operations / processing issues
  • OSHA and FDA regulation evaluation
  • Full litigation support services
  • Commercial Storage, drying and material handling special investigations

Contact one of our agricultural experts to learn how the agricultural engineering and science experts at Professional Analysis and Consulting, Inc., can find solutions for your unique situation or needs.

Staff:

Charles A. Ogborn
Louis J. DeFilippi
Roch J. Shipley
Timothy M. Hicks