Tyler G. Colwell is a registered mechanical engineer with more than 30 years of industrial power and cooling experience in power plants, data centers, and other mission-critical facilities, specializing in rotating machinery, vibration analysis and commercial HVAC systems.  Colwell Engineers brings this experience to the consultancy market with design, analysis, and expert witness services.  

Engineering and Design Services

  • HVAC Systems

  • Industrial / Commercial Machinery

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics

  • Finite Element Analysis

  • Static and Dynamic Systems

  • Mechanical and Thermal System Modelling and Prediction

  • Mechanical Design

  • Kinematic Systems

  • General Mechanical Failure Analysis

Expert Witness Services

Mr. Colwell also provides structural analysis consulting, patent claim analysis, industrial and automotive accident reconstruction, and mechanical engineering expert witness services to both plaintiff and defense counsel.

Recent Design and Consulting Projects

Data center cooling manufacturer patent infringement case
Silicon Valley corporate data center cooling design
California hospital data center cooling design
Street sweeper vs bicyclist injury 
Automobile vs tractor-trailer accident visibility analysis 
Commercial HVAC maintenance analysis 
Construction site injury - drywall stack collapse 
Construction material and deflection analysis