Design Engineering Expert in Emergency Shelters

Case Description:

An inflatable design engineering expert was needed in the design and development of emergency shelter structures used in disaster planning for industrial accidents in a patent infringement dispute involving a leading manufacturer of safety equipment.

IMS ExpertServices was asked to locate a design engineering expert with expertise in the design of inflatable emergency safety shelter equipment to review the patent at issue, conduct claims analysis, and opine on issues of patent infringement and validity.

Experts Presented:

  • Inflatable Design Engineering Expert

    This inflatable design engineering expert has more than 29 years of experience as a developer of innovative products, including over 20 years of experience in air-supported tensile fabrics structures. He is currently chief technologist for a company focused on development and production of integrated and deployable solutions for government, commercial, and military customers. Prior to this position, this design engineering expert was co-owner of a private aerospace engineering company and inventor of terrestrial inflatable technology, and was instrumental in the invention of the deployable heat shield used in a high profile NASA mission. This expert, who studied quantum theory, is the author of eight U.S. patents and is a member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), Decelerator Technical Committee, the Materials Information Society (ASM), The Society of Aviation and Flight Educators (SAFE), and the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE). IMS Reference #5105214

  • Emergency Shelter Engineering Expert

    This emergency shelter engineering expert has over 55 years of entrepreneurial and industry experience. For more than ten years he has served as the president of a company that specializes in producing a variety of emergency response shelter systems for use across several industries, including the military, first responders, and nationally recognized promotional events. He served as president of a company that specializes in building structures comprised of air columns and metal support towers. This expert has extensive experience in the development of quick-deploy portable and blast resistant shelters for use in a variety of emergency situations. He has co-authored five patents related to shelter technology. IMS Reference #5105283

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