Richard K. Ladroga, PE

Director - Energy

New York

As a Director, Richard Ladroga provides technical oversight and management of the firm’s Energy team, encompassing both pre and post-loss services.

With over 28 years of professional experience as an electrical power systems engineer, Mr. Ladroga has earned extensive experience in analysis, design, testing, risk assessment, and forensic investigations of a large variety of projects involving electrical power systems. Mr. Ladroga has performed electrical substation design to 500 KV. He has also performed electrical system design for power generation facilities, including nuclear, fossil fuels, and hydro; large scale microwave communication systems; large scale waste water treatment systems; aluminum and steel ore smelting foundries; petrochemical drilling fields and refineries; pulp and paper manufacturing; mining properties; and structures including industrial, communications, healthcare, universities, and high-rise buildings.

Mr. Ladroga has also performed numerous electrical contact investigations. These investigations involved either serious personal injury or fatalities. He has contributed his expertise to revise electrical safety training manuals and courses in the industry.

Mr. Ladroga is an Electrical Powers Systems and Power Transformer expert and has authored numerous papers and presentations. He has provided expert witness services for the Insurance & legal communities.

Mr. Ladroga is registered as Professional Engineer in the states of California, Florida, Massachusetts, and New Mexico. He has earned his Associates Degree in Electronics Engineering and his Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with a concentration in Power Systems from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.