About Us

Martin Thermal Engineering, Inc. was founded in 2009 to provide consultation to clients on the full range of thermal engineering concerns including: Fire and explosion investigations; Combustion technology; Heat and chemical processes; Safety and environmental regulations and standards.

President and Principal Engineer: Dr. Rick Martin is a licensed mechanical engineer in California (since 1987) and is also licensed in several other states. He has managed hundreds of projects and investigations, and has testified at more than twenty trials, arbitrations, and depositions. [Resume]  [Business Card]

Vice President and CFO: Dawn Martin (MBA, Management) is responsible for the financial and administrative aspects of the business and provides assistance with technical research. [Business Card]

Associates: As needed, Martin Thermal Engineering, Inc. retains licensed chemical and mechanical engineers and other specialists to assist with technical analyses and litigation support.

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