Monthly Archives: June 2014

It May Rain, But It Will Burn

By Carol Chavez, Business Manager & Development Lead Today at 4:30 pm, AEI Corporation will be holding a live burn as the inaugural “Flashover Fridays” event. This burn will simulate a kitchen fire occurring as the result of heating oil … Continue reading

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Fire in the Sky

  By Carol Chavez, Business Manager & Development Lead We imagine many of you have started to hear the nightly ambiance of fireworks being set off in your neighborhood or near your home as we get closer to the July 4th … Continue reading

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Friday Lite – Uncommon Phobias

Some amusing reading for a Friday. Who knew there were so many phobias?                                                      

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Where in the World is AEI?

AEI Corporation (Advanced Engineering Investigations) will have investigators on-site in the following locations between 06/18/14 and 06/26/14 -Chickasha, OK; Orlando, FL;  Salt Lake City, UT; Laramie, WY; Obispo and Palo Alto, CA; Alamosa, Lafayette, Denver and Littleton, CO. OUT and ABOUT On June 25, 2014, Zachary … Continue reading

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What’s Cooking?  Some Science Behind Oil Fires in the Kitchen

By Carol Chavez, Business Manager & Development Lead. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) sites cooking fires as the number one cause of home fires and injuries. At the top of that list, you will find unattended cooking as the … Continue reading

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A Forensic Engineer Can be Priceless

As follow up to my last article addressing what forensic engineering is, this article will discuss when you may benefit by using a forensic engineer. I’ll use the following hypothetical situation to demonstrate. A restaurant owner receives a call in the … Continue reading

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What the Heck is Forensic Engineering?

By Carol Chavez, Business Manager & Development Lead When I first interviewed for my position with AEI Corporation, I knew this was a question I needed the answer to. What I have learned in my four years with AEI is … Continue reading

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