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Applying Scientific and Engineering
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and Building Inspections

Pre-Purchase Home, Building, Condo, and
Co-op Inspections in Manhattan, Queens,
Brooklyn, Bronx, Staten Island, Nassau,
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Harold Krongelb P.E.Heimer Engineering’s℠ Chief Engineer, Harold Krongelb PE, is a Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of New York (license number 067890‑1). Harold Krongelb PE is a Licensed Home Inspector in the State of New York (license number 16000012642). Harold Krongelb PE is a graduate Engineer with a Bachelor of Science degree from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute awarded in 1980. Harold Krongelb PE has almost 40 years of experience as an Engineer.

You can reach Harold Krongelb PE at 646.757.4511 or by emailing hkrongelb@heimer.com.

Harold Krongelb PE has consulted as a Licensed Professional Engineer on home inspections, building inspections, condo inspections, and co‑op inspections, causes of stairway trip and fall injuries, sidewalk trip and fall injuries, parking lot trip and fall injuries, path trip and fall injuries, playground injuries, exercise equipment injuries, building code compliance in existing buildings, water infiltration, contractor’s work, ladders and other construction equipment, defects in newly constructed and newly renovated buildings, termite damage, water damage, stairway design, storm damage, electrical wiring, automobile dynamics in vehicular accidents, and electronic control systems. Harold Krongelb PE has had two peer-reviewed articles published in the Technical Journal of the National Academy of Building Inspection Engineers, Evaluation of Electrical Systems and Do Your Clients Understand You? Harold Krongelb PE has been quoted in Newsday, and New York Times articles, and Optimum News Stories.

Harold Krongelb PE worked for years as a software developer and developed much of the proprietary software used by Heimer Engineering℠ This proprietary software is not used by any other home inspection firm.

Harold Krongelb PE reviewed State of New York Assembly Bill 1191 of 1998 regarding home inspections for the New York State Society of Professional Engineers and prepared a response and recommendations. Harold Krongelb PE served on the task force that prepared the National Academy of Building Inspection Engineers Standards of Practice.

Harold Krongelb PE has given Expert Testimony in United States Southern District Court, New York State Supreme Court, Nassau County, Suffolk County, and City of New York Civil Courts, Bankruptcy Court, The City of New York Landlord-Tenant Court, and the Court of Claims.

Harold Krongelb PE is an Executive Member of the The National Academy of Building Inspection Engineers, and a member of The National Society of Professional Engineers, The New York State Society of Professional Engineers, The American Society of Civil Engineers, The Institute of Electronic and Electrical Engineers, The Society of Automotive Engineers, and The International Code Council.

Harold Krongelb P.E. Key Engineering Skills

  • Analysis of Injuries in Vehicle Collisions
  • Analysis of Sidewalk, Stairway, Walkway, and Parking Lot Slip, Trip, and Fall Incidents
  • Analysis of Vehicle Collisions
  • Historical Weather Conditions
  • Means of Egress
  • Physics of Colliding Objects
  • Affidavit and Report Writing
  • Analysis When Site Inspection Is Not Possible
  • Building Code Applicability
  • Court Testimony
  • Deposition Analysis
  • Injuries Caused by Furniture and Fixtures
  • Tool and Athletic Equipment Injuries
  • 1877, 1892, 1900, 1901, 1906, 1916, 1938, 1968, 2008, and 2014 City of New York Building Code and Fire Code
  • 1951, 1954, 1956, 1958, 1959, 1961, 1964, 1972, 1973, 1977, 1978, 1982, 1984, and 2004 State of New York Building Code
  • Analysis of Storm Damage to Buildings
  • Application of Codes to Existing Buildings
  • Building Construction and Renovation
  • Certificate of Occupancy and Building Permit Requirements
  • City of New York I-Cards
  • City of New York Sidewalk Regulations
  • Engineering Principles
  • Safety Principles
  • Scientific Principles
  • Pre-Building Code Stairway Design
  • Property Maintenance Codes
  • State Of New York Multiple Dwelling Law
  • Use of Online Resources
  • Road Sign Placement and Design
  • Vehicle Data Recorder Analysis
  • Vehicle Design and Performance
  • Vehicle Passenger Injury and Protection

This list is a summary of Engineering skills. This list is not a Curriculum Vitae (CV). A CV is available on request to law offices. Contact Harold Krongelb PE at 646.757.4511 or by emailing hkrongelb@heimer.com for a current CV.

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Call Heimer Engineering℠ for a Home InspectionHeimer Engineering℠ New York pre-purchase home, building, condo, and co‑op inspectionsHeimer Engineering℠ is happy to help you. Senior Staff members are available Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 5 PM.  After 5 PM, please leave a message. Messages are checked during the day on Sunday, and Sunday evening through Thursday evening. Inspections are performed seven days a week.

Heimer Engineering's℠ inspection fees are competitive with non-Engineer Home Inspector's fees, especially when you consider that many non-Engineers charge extra for termite inspections, swimming pools, etc.

Inspection orders are taken by senior staff members. A real estate purchase is complex and you should be able to speak with someone who can answer your inspection questions.

To set up an appointment for a pre-purchase inspection or to find out about Engineering services or expert court testimony email Info@heimer.com, text 888.769.6910, call 646.757.4500, or call 631.462.1515. If no staff member is in the office, leave a message.


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Heimer Engineering's℠ Professional Engineer Home Inspectors substantially adhere to the InterNACHI® Code of Ethics, to Subpart 197-4 of the State of New York Code of Ethics and Regulations for Home Inspectors, the ASHI® Standards of Practice, and the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE®) Code of Ethics. In the event of a conflict, the Professional Engineer Home Inspectors use Engineering judgment to decide what standard or Engineering principle takes precedence. All State of New York Licensed Professional Engineers are bound by New York State Education Law Article 145.


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Heimer Engineering PC℠ performs home inspections, building inspections, condo inspections, and co-op inspections in the State of New York. Expert witness services are provided regarding playground injuries, parking lot, walkway, and stairway slip, trip, and fall.

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