Since 1996, Exponent’s Chicago consultants have served the Midwest manufacturing, insurance, and legal industry. Our experience includes providing proactive and reactive consulting support to industries such as consumer and industrial products, transportation, biotechnology, energy, chemical processing, utilities, and construction.

We operate two offices in the Chicago metropolitan area, one in the heart of downtown Chicago and one in the western suburb of Warrenville, which houses our laboratory facilities. Using the latest research and experimental methods, our Chicago-Area Laboratory team performs a variety of multidisciplinary analyses and testing for a cross section of industries. Our team of mechanical engineers and electrical, thermal, chemical, materials, and human factors scientists can evaluate a multitude of aspects to solve the technical problems of today and tomorrow. Our testing capabilities include fire and flammability testing, electrical component and system testing, consumer product testing, product performance evaluation, mechanical testing, and failure analysis. We have a long history of developing specialized tests to evaluate unique aspects of products and equipment to answer our clients’ toughest questions.