Bryan Jones is a licensed Professional Engineer with nine years of experience in construction management, surety claims, and forensic engineering. Bryan’s experience in construction and surety claims includes on-site construction oversight, contract management, performance and payment bond claim analysis, affirmative claim analysis and preparation, schedule analysis, cost-to-complete estimates, value engineering, litigation support, cost control monitoring, and document control. Bryan has been involved in numerous types of projects including health care, educational, government, commercial, highways, bridges, wastewater treatment plants, levees, dams, and aviation facilities, yielding a diverse, well-rounded background on which to draw from. Bryan has provided clients with start-to-finish surety performance bond claim resolution, including evaluation of defective work, cost to complete estimates, relet bid packages, completion bid analysis, contract negotiation, and contract management through project completion.
Bryan also has experience in forensic engineering, having performed investigations of property damage claims related to structural, architectural, and roofing elements. Investigations included determining the cause, extent, and recommended repairs to damage for various types of commercial and residential property claims. Bryan has investigated and provided clients with technical reports on claims resulting from hail, wind, hurricane, tornado, fire, foundation movement, and fraudulent claims. Additionally, Bryan has experience in material testing of roofing elements exposed to hail impact.