Anthony Bentivegna, PhD, PE, is a Senior Civil Engineer with over 12 years of experience in the concrete industry, with specific focus on the study of concrete materials, standardized testing practices, as well as construction related consulting and forensic services.
Dr. Bentivegna’s areas of expertise include cementitious materials, concrete durability, with a focus on alkali-silica reaction and delayed ettringite formation, as well as subsequent repair practices and remediation design.
He specializes in forensic investigations, including determining the root cause of failures of concrete, as well as novel construction products and building materials. His experience concentrates on laboratory investigations accompanied by on-site investigation through visual, destructive and non-destructive testing (NDT), and correlation of findings between the field and laboratory.
Dr. Bentivegna’s field work is supplemented and enhanced by his deep materials laboratory testing experience, where he is knowledgeable in both conventional test practices as well as creating proprietary methods for unique materials testing applications.