REI staff are licensed professional engineers and certified commercial roofing inspectors through the Haag Engineering Certified Roofing Inspector program. REI investigators have investigated a broad array of issues. The following is a list of some exemplar items that REI regularly evaluates:
REI experts have experience in the construction industry and have investigated the cause of various roof system failures. REI has experience with most types of roof systems with some the most common being shingle, metal, EPDM, PVC, flat, pitched, built-up, mod-bit etc. Each type of roof will have specific characteristics which are critical to understand their function and failure modes.
REI engineers are expert in determining the cause of damage and frequently evaluate the age of the damage to allow clients to evaluate coverage and liability. REI experts are always willing to serve as expert forensic witnesses to present and defend investigation findings.