Orion P. Keifer, P.E.
Principal Mechanical Engineer
Specializations: Vehicular accident reconstruction, including heavy trucks, motorcycles, bicycles, pedestrians and various other vehicles; fire investigation on vehicles and machinery; construction/ industrial accidents, including OSHA issues; weld and component failures and product liability. Experience in fossil fuel and nuclear electrical power generation plants, operation, maintenance and management; HVAC systems; boilers; combustion; corrosion; industrial processes; control systems; thermal systems; quality control; destructive/non-destructive testing.
Background: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, U.S. Naval Academy, 1973; Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Naval Postgraduate School (1st in class), 1984; Naval Nuclear Power School, 1973-74; Associate Chairman, Mechanical Engineering Department, U.S. Naval Academy, 1989-92; Adjunct Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, Jacksonville University, 1993-94; Naval Officer, 1973-94; Mechanical Engineering Consultant 1989-present; Registered Professional Engineer.