12 Jan Rothfuss Engineering Co, Inc Joins Ivera Group’s Forensic Consulting Business
FLORHAM PARK, N.J., January 12, 2022 – Ivera Group, Inc. (the “Company” or “Ivera”), a forensic consulting services company, today announced that Rothfuss Engineering Co. (“REC”) has joined their forensic consulting group.
REC was founded in Ellicott City, Maryland by Walter K. Rothfuss, PE in 1978 as a sole proprietorship, and in 1991 later incorporated in Maryland. REC has been providing forensic science and engineering services for over 43 years, serving clients both domestically and internationally.
REC’s services include forensic engineering in multiple disciplines, fire and explosion investigations, gas and water pipeline distribution, marine/naval engineering and OSHA, reconstruction of accidents, human factors in accidents, metallurgy and materials, industrial hygiene, drone (UAV) and vehicle accident reconstruction. REC also has a forensic evidence inspection and storage facility located in Ellicott City, Maryland.
“REC is a leader in the forensic engineering marketplace, supported by highly skilled multi-disciplined professionals with an unparalleled commitment to customer service,” said Bill Gruhler, CEO of Ivera. “Mr. Rothfuss has built a well-respected and successful business, that perfectly aligns with our approach, and supports our growth initiatives.”
“We are thrilled to have REC join the Ivera Group. Their decades of experience in the engineering industry will be an asset for our entire company,” continued Gruhler. “Joining with REC provides an exciting strategic opportunity for us to further expand our impact and capabilities on a national scale as part of a likeminded firm that shares our commitment to quality client service.”
“We are pleased to join forces with the Ivera Group,” said Walter Rothfuss, the founder, and President of REC. “Ivera has built a strong organization and a stellar reputation for customer service. We look forward to building on these successes.”
Mr. Rothfuss will head up our engineering segment as Vice President of our forensic engineering services division.