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California

ESI's Southern California office is located in Orange County in the commercial district of Foothill Ranch, readily accessible from the 241 Toll Road.  The office is well equipped to serve the growing needs of our west coast and international clients.  Our professional staff can provide specialized knowledge and capabilities in the following areas:

  • Automotive Standards of Care
  • Aviation Testing
  • Aviation Repair, Standards of Care
  • Civil Engineering
  • Consumer Products
  • Fire and Explosion
  • Floor and Erosion Damage Assessment
  • Hydrocarbon Transmission Pipelines
  • Hydrology
  • Hydraulics
  • Industrial Safety
  • Intellectual Property
  • Manufacturing
  • Marine, Admiralty
  • Materials
  • Materials Handling
  • Mechanical
  • Metallurgical
  • Personal Injury and Products Liability
  • Rigging
  • Water Resources
  • Water Resources Strategic Planning
  • Wildfire Damage Assessment

At ESI, our consultants have the experience, academic and professional credentials, and technical know-how to effectively address your most pressing needs.  They are industry-recognized experts who are active in the industries in which they serve, and can often be found presenting at technical conferences, chairing technical committees, publishing in peer-reviewed technical journals, and participating in standards development.

Our state-of-the-art 7000 square foot Orange County facility houses up-to-date multidisciplinary testing, laboratory, and inspection equipment, and is ideally suited for hosting individual and multi-party inspections.  Additionally, we offer evidence and artifact storage in secure, environmentally controlled areas.  The laboratory has the following equipment and capabilities:

Testing and Inspection (Laboratory and Mobile)

  • Multi-Party Inspection Areas
  • Keyence VHX-1000 Digital Microscope
  • Image Analysis with Real Time 2D and 3D Stitching
  • High-Speed Video Camera
  • High-Definition (HD) Video Cameras
  • Survey and 3D Laser Scan Capability

Computational Analysis

  • Crack Growth Analysis (NASGRO, AFGROW)
  • Finite Element Analysis (ABAQUS/Standard)
  • Static Analysis
  • Linear Dynamic Analysis
  • Non-Linear Transient Dynamic Analysis
  • Heat Transfer Analysis
  • Buckling Analysis
  • Limit Load and Post-Buckling Analysis (RIKS Procedure)
  • Non-Linear Effects
  • Kinematic Analysis
  • Analysis of Mechanisms Using Elastic Elements

ESI clients can enjoy the convenience of our local facilities, while taking advantage of the depth and breadth of technical expertise on our multidisciplinary teams on local inspections or anywhere across the country.  The staff in our Orange County office looks forward to serving your engineering and investigation needs.

26632 Towne Centre Drive Suite 110 Foothill Ranch, CA 92610

  • Phone: (949) 540-7000
  • Fax: (949) 454-1050

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