We offer a network of over 1,200 consultants and technical specialists across the USA, so when a natural catastrophe strikes we can offer state licensed experts to handle high volumes of commercial and residential property damage investigations in a courteous, compassionate and timely manner.

Our team is among the most experienced in the U.S. at responding to widespread structural damage caused by all kinds of catastrophe, including hurricanes, tornadoes, hail, snow, ice, wind, storm surge, flooding and earthquake.  Our team of consultants and project managers work diligently to quickly establish the extent of damage, confirm causation and help property owners expedite the repairs, reducing business and lifestyle interruption.

We know that natural catastrophes demand a higher level of customer service and communication.  That’s why we have invested in a leading-edge job management systems and project management processes to ensure we run our projects on time, within budget, and according to scope.  To that end, we leverage these systems and processes to ensure we keep our clients fully appraised of the status of our investigation at all times.


When damage or failure occurs the consultants and experts at Forte perform thorough investigations of the machinery, structure or building system and opine as to:

  • cause
  • safety
  • new damage versus pre-existing
  • anticipated downtime
  • recommendations for repair


  • Construction
  • Electrical
  • Fire Origin and Cause
  • Geotechnical
  • HVAC Damage and Failure
  • Materials and Metallurgical
  • Mechanical/Machinery Damage and Failure
  • OHSA Compliance Consulting
  • Property Risk Assessment
  • Structural Damage and Failure

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