14 Aug 2019

Consulting Expert Update, August 2019

Rimkus Building Consultants combines extensive expertise in building design, construction, operations and maintenance to serve our clients’ needs. Drawing from our team’s varied industry backgrounds, significant experience at Rimkus Consulting Group and more than 30 years of forensic investigation experience, we effectively deal with issues across the entire range of built environments from building envelopes and structural systems to roadways, bridges and electrical systems. Throughout each assignment, we combine comprehensive engineering skills and innovative thinking to proactively help mitigate risks and defects and maximize facility life cycles

Jackson, MS

Brad Bumgarner is a Senior Engineer based in Jackson, Mississippi. He has more than 20 years of experience in areas of design, engineering, procurement, engineering management, project and construction management, scheduling, cost estimating, budget control, and energy analysis. His background in HVAC and plumbing design involves multi-family housing, car dealerships, schools, churches, restaurants, government facilities, retail spaces, shell buildings, and military bases. Mr. Bumgarner also has extensive forensic experience with Rimkus Consulting Group, where he provided failure analyses of products, materials, plumbing, mechanical equipment, and machinery, as well as nondestructive examination and testing, product design, and assessment of conformance to codes and standards. He is a LEED Accredited Professional, WELL Accredited Professional, and licensed Professional Engineer in 14 states. Mr. Bumgarner earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech.