Adroit Consultants LLC

Adroit Consultants LLC

Amin Terouhid, PE, Ph.D.

255 Laird Ave Ste. 14 Cliffside Park, NJ 07010

About the Expert

Amin leads a vibrant consulting practice on construction claim matters especially in the areas of delay analysis, loss of productivity, termination claims, claims for changes, and construction defects. With an extensive experience working on several large and mega construction projects internationally and throughout the United States, he is a recognized expert in preparing and investigating construction claims. Amin has served as an expert in more than 100 construction claim matters.

Areas of Expertise

Alternative Dispute Resolution
Building Codes
Building Materials
Business Operations
Civil Engineering
Concrete / Cement Technology
Construction Accidents
Construction Claims
Contract Disputes
Engineering Forensic Disciplines
Industrial Engineering
Insurance - Professional Liability
Management Consulting
Personal Injury Consultants
Risk Management
Roofing & Waterproofing
Safety OSHA
Surety Claim Handling

Personal Achievements

Education

  • Ph.D. in construction management from the University of Florida (UF)
  • Master in civil engineering from the University of Florida (UF)
  • B.Sc. and M.Sc. in industrial engineering from Tehran Polytechnic

Licenses

  • Examined and certified by Texas Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (TBPELS) as a Professional Engineer (P.E.)
  • Examined and certified by Project Management Institute (PMI) as a Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Examined and certified by the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE International) as a Planning and Scheduling Professional (PSP) and a Decision and Risk Management Professional (DRMP)
  • Examined and certified by SAVE International as a Value Methodology Associate (VMA)
  • Examined and certified by American Concrete Institute (ACI) as a Concrete Construction Special Inspector

Special Training

  • Prevention of Disease and Injury Associated with Building Water Systems (Legionella Testing Services)
  • Various scheduling applications including Primavera P6, Microsoft Project, and Powerproject
  • OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health) 30 hour training
  • Extensively trained on civil engineering topics including building information modeling (BIM), concrete inspection, and construction safety
  • Extensively trained on industrial engineering topics including data analytics, optimization, work design, safety, time study, productivity studies, system dynamics, and simulation

Organizations

  • Principal Consultant with Adroit Consultants, LLC
  • Exam Committee, National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES)
  • Director of Education/Knowledge Platform, AACE-Metro New York AACE International (The Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering)
  • On-Site Evaluator - Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC) Project Management Institute

Honors

  • Recipient of the Technical Excellence Award from the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE International) in 2018.

Publications

  • Concurrent Delays: Definitional and Procedural Considerations, American Bar Association (ABA), 2019, https://bit.ly/3ajD1JU
  • Recommended Practice PS-19 Linear Scheduling Method (LSM), AACE International (The Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering), under review
  • Recommended Practice 91R-16 Schedule development, AACE (Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering), Published in October 2017, https://bit.ly/30Qr6QG
  • Recommended Practice 92R-17 Analyzing Near-Critical Paths, AACE (Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering), Published in October 2017, https://bit.ly/30R67xd
  • Recommended Practice 89R-16 Management Summary Schedule, AACE's (Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering), Published in Oct 2017, https://bit.ly/3gTyMaq
  • Construction of manufactured homes: understanding the hazards and risks, Professional Safety: Journal of the American Society of Safety Engineers, May 2017, https://bit.ly/3ajRXI9
  • Safety concerns related to the construction of modular and pre-manufactured buildings, International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion, Taylor & Francis, June 2015, https://bit.ly/3fTFmfM

More Information

  • CV
    CV of Amin Terouhid

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