GexCon US can perform investigations of motor vehicle fires, including passenger cars and trucks, motorcycles, ATVs, tractor trailers, heavy equipment, buses and motor homes.  GexCon engineers are well-versed in current automotive technology, including hybrids, clean diesel, fuel cells, and LPG, LNG and CNG fueled vehicles. 

Engineers at GexCon have performed numerous investigations of motor vehicle fires, including passenger cars and trucks, motorcycles, ATVs, tractor trailers, heavy equipment, buses and motor homes.  GexCon engineers have extensive training and are well-versed in current automotive technology, including hybrids, clean diesel, fuel cells, and LPG, LNG and CNG fueled vehicles.  Services that GexCon provides include:

  • Cause and origin analysis
  • Post-accident fire investigation
  • Structure fires with a vehicle as the alleged cause
  • Arson investigation
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The cause for a vehicle fire often requires very complex and careful investigation. GexCon engineers have employed the following techniques in previous fire investigations:

  • Vehicle fluid sampling and analysis
  • Chemical analysis of fire debris
  • Metallurgical examination of fire debris
  • X-ray analysis of vehicle components and fire debris
  • Exemplar testing.

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11757 Katy Freeway, Suite 1300 | Houston, TX 77079
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