California Glass Failure Expert performs a root cause failure analysis of a broken wine bottle. Included is an analysis of damage caused by the cork screw, crack initiation and crack propagation.
Although Read consulting is a failure analysis lab, Failure experts at Read Consulting have worked with numerous food packaging companies to determine the cause of food contamination and work with food packaging companies to correct the problems they are encountering. In this case, a claim was made that a mobile wine bottling line was damaging […]
California glass expert performs a failure analysis on a wine bottle failure. In this case the root cause of the failure was due to an impact on the top of the bottle finish. it is apparent that this bottle was hit on the top. This is shown by the photomicrograph.
Glass expert performed a root cause failure analysis of a broken wine bottle. The bottle had broken at the neck into three pieces (Upper left photograph). One piece still contained the cork with the cork screw still in place. In this case the cork screw was off center and had exited the cork when it […]
Glass Failure Analysis Expert Witness Performs Wine Bottle Failure Analysis. In this product liability case the user was injured as the cork was being extracted. The glass failure expert witness performed a glass failure analysis and determined that the bottle failure initiated at the very top of the bottle. Thus, the cork screw could not […]