Beacon Scientific is a multi-disciplinary team of engineering experts that are experienced in serving as expert witnesses in insurance and litigation matters. Combined, we have over 65 years of real-world engineering experience from which to draw upon. We are a professional, dedicated, and responsive group that strives to meet all of your expectations.
Our team is based in the Washington D.C. - Baltimore, MD corridor. We serve clients in the local region, nationally and internationally.
Together, we have worked in a wide variety of technical areas spanning all facets of engineering including mechanical, civil, and electrical issues. See our full list of areas of expertise to learn more.
We are also certified fire and explosion investigators who can help you determine origin and cause. Combined with our engineering skills, we can not only tell you where the problem started but then dive into why. This saves you from having to hire two experts.
News & Publications
March 25, 2020
Beacon Scientific employees are working remotely from home during the coronavirus crisis. Please feel free to reach out if you need any support during these extraordinary times.
January 9-10, 2020
Beacon Scientific attended the Archery Trade Association (ATA) trade show in Indianapolis, IN
June 11-12, 2019
Dr. Kiddy completed "Using Warnings and Instructions to Increase Safety and Reduce Reliability" course at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
January 10-12, 2019
Beacon Scientific attended the Archery Trade Association (ATA) trade show in Louisville, KY.
December 17, 2018
With our goal of ever-increasing our suite of field and laboratory equipment, Beacon Scientific has furthered our ability for highly-magnified images with a portable 140X stereoscope.
November 16, 2018
We have completed the acquisition and assembly of a major upgrade to our in-house pressure testing capability. Beacon Scientific now has the capability to perform high-pressure testing up to a maximum pressure of 10,000 psi.
In addition to having a broad knowledge base of technical disciplines, it is extremely valuable to our clients that we understand the industries that they represent. Knowing the applicable codes and standards, understanding the terminology, and being familiar with an industry's best practices are all crucial to providing the best advice and support.
Throughout our careers, Beacon Scientific engineers have had the opportunity to work in a broad range of industries. Check out the full list for more information.