Frédéric BourgeoisP. Eng., M.A.Sc., Metallurgist

T. 450 686-0240 #4121F. 450
Office: Montreal (Laval)
Specialty: Metallurgy and Materials Engineering

As a forensic engineer, Frédéric Bourgeois carries out on-site technical investigations and case studies related to accidents, explosions, parts and equipment failure, and he prepares expert technical reports.  He also conducts metallurgical investigations and laboratory tests and researches.

Frédéric has considerable experience and extensive knowledge of various materials related to heavy industries as well as power generation equipment such as run of river dams and windmills

As of today, he has performed more than 390 investigations in the above-mentioned field.


Materials - Metallurgy

  • Materials analysis (metals, polymers, ceramics, glass, composites)
  • Fracture
  • Design/choice
  • Materials found in the field of power generation
  • Corrosion and degradation
  • Strength and stress
  • Welding and heat treatment
  • Metallurgical process
  • Combustibility
  • Metal and material characterization

Fire and explosion

  • Origin and cause
  • Fire propagation
  • Fire behavior of materials
  • Material response to high temperatures
  • Electrical arc and thermal damage characterization