Nicholas A. Petrucci, P.E., C.S.P.

has over 30 years of engineering experience, has been practicing Forensic Engineering for 20 years, and has been a member of the engineering faculty at a major university for more than 10 years.  His sound understanding of mechanical engineering principles, coupled with his industry experience, has enabled him to successfully analyze numerous failures from both theoretical and practical perspectives.  Mr. Petrucci specializes in analyzing equipment, machinery and mechanical component failures; and machine safeguarding.


M.S., Mechanical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University
B.S., Marine Engineering Systems, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Cum Laude
M.B.A, Finance Emphasis, Webster University
Certificate, Forensic Science and Law, Duquesne University


Professional Engineer

  • Pennsylvania
  • Maryland
  • New York
  • Ohio
  • West Virginia
  • (NCEES Record)
Board Certified Diplomate Forensic Engineer

Board Certified Safety Professional

Professional Organization Memberships

National Academy of Forensic Engineers
National and Pennsylvania Societies of Professional Engineers
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
American Society for Engineering Education

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Petrucci Engineering Consultants, LLC
2366 Golden Mile Highway, #452
Pittsburgh, PA 15239