Dirk joined Pie Consulting and Engineering with over 17 years of forensic industry experience working in claims investigations, damage/structural assessments, appraisals, and expert witness testimony. For over eight years, he has mentored and supervised a team of engineers/specialists covering several states. As a manager, Dirk enjoys helping a team work and grow more proficient together.
Dirk has extensive experience in the forensic evaluation of structures from evaluating hurricane damaged structures along the Gulf Coast, to earthquake damaged structures in Oklahoma, to the collapse of snow-loaded structures in
northern states, to the evaluation of impact damaged quays in Singapore.
To relax, Dirk likes to brew, barbeque, water ski, and float in his favorite lake, not necessarily in that order.