Aviation Compliance and Inspection

FAA Regulatory Compliance

Applied Materials Technologies Inc. (AMTI) engineers and associates have been involved in aviation investigations since 1996. The AMTI engineering team includes mechanical, metallurgical and electrical engineers. We have many years of experience with knowledge of the aviation industry and have supported our clients in a wide variety of accidents. Whether it’s a collision, loss of control, corrosion, human/machine interaction or a system failure; the principles of aviation investigation remain fundamentally the same.

Our experienced team consists of former military officers, a former military pilot, and engineers who have been involved in the aviation industry. Our experience includes accident site evaluations, accident reconstruction, aircraft construction analysis, fire cause and origin, and aviation metallurgy.

Metallurgical & Material engineers

AMTI’s metallurgical and material expertise covers multiple industries, applications, and client needs. Our team possesses the applied industrial experience, knowledge, and capabilities to provide clear and concise answers.
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forensic investigations

AMTI’s forensic experts will clearly disseminate the nature of the investigation’s forensic process to the intended audience, presenting the most crucial information needed.

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With over 30 years of experience in our respective disciplines, AMTI provides our clients with concise, definitive results supported by meticulous scientific analysis and documentation.

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Expert witness

AMTI’s engineering litigation service is comprehensive, with credible demonstrations and expansive analysis for precise data. We solve problems and give our clients solid, evidence driven, answers.

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Aviation Accidents and Failure Investigations

AMTI and our association with Materials Engineering INC. (MEI), an A2LA accredited testing laboratory, have the ability to examine site artifacts and all related accident materials. We also can assist in evidence collection and storage when warranted. AMTI engineers have personally testified in court regarding aviation conclusions and are always willing to provide technical insight and support throughout the entire litigation process.

Our professionals maintain a well-documented chain of evidence procedure and is securely stored to assure the integrity of evidential samples.


Our wide range of expertise allows us to conduct highly flexible and cost-effective compliance inspections and failure analysis. The broad range of our services range from minimum involvement to major coordinated and comprehensive engineering efforts.

AMTI's experts have managed and lead multiple projects for government agencies, industrial clients and product liability litigants.

Failed engine investigation
Aviation accident investigation
Areas of Expertise

AMTI forensic engineering consultants apply extensive knowledge with both in-house and third party analytical instrumentation to determine the specific cause and sequence of events responsible for product failures and production issues.

Our Experts Include:

  • Accident Analysis/Investigation/Prevention/Reconstruction
  • FAA Regulatory Compliance
  • Engineering Quality Assurance
  • Force and Load Analysis Assessments
  • Expert Witness Testimony/Legal Research for both forensic and operational purposes
  • Analysis of Failed Metals and Composite Materials
  • Tribology & Wear Testing/Galling & Corrosion
  • System Failures/Fire Cause Determination/Engine Failure
Why Clients Choose Us

Bottom line: demonstrated credibility, professional credentials, and multi-discipline certification.

Our forensic engineering and litigation support experience spans multiple industries providing you with a full spectrum of knowledge, wisdom and professional perspective.


We save you time and money through extensive experience and industry knowledge.
Our forensic investigations process will create ease in making clear decisions and taking decisive action.

Whether manufacturing, energy, mining, oil and gas, aerospace or transportation, or maritime, we provide reliable answers to tough questions.


AMTI Engineering has forensic engineers and litigation support specialists with demonstrated credibility across the United States, including:

  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Houston, Texas
  • New York City, New York
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Denver, Colorado
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