Philip Westover

Project Consultant


Phil Westover is an experienced structural consultant primarily in the area of wood construction.  Examples of his work include evaluation of structural capacity and remedial design of reinforcements and repairs; identification of wood species, structural grading, and determination of allowable stresses for wood construction; biological, chemical, and fire damage evaluation; analysis of problems relating to the performance of architectural woodwork; and expert testimony.  He identifies the extent of wood deterioration using in-situ and laboratory testing techniques.  For projects involving rehabilitation, he prepares remedial design specifications and construction drawings and is on site during construction to confirm that as-built construction meets the design intent.