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OCI offers seasoned NASA and commercial space professionals to provide risk assessments, system failure root cause analysis in support of insurance claims. We provide the technical expertise and confidence required in forensic investigations, analysis, and litigation support for space launch vehicles and satellite system technologies.

Fact-based, Defendable answers and recommendations for some of the world’s most complex space launch and satellite systems.

Our Services include:

  • Full project/case management throughout the extent of the investigation
  • Property Loss Analysis
  • Business Interruption Analysis
  • Space Launch Vehicles and Satellite System Risk Assessment covering ground and flight operations
  • Repair Delay Analysis
  • Repair/Replacement Analysis
  • Repair/Replacement Schedule Analysis
  • Project Management Review and Oversight
  • Repair Estimate and Invoice Reviews
  • Failure Analysis – Full Forensic RCA analysis and reporting
  • Dispute Resolution & Commercial Litigation

Areas of Expertise:

  • Both NASA and Commercial Space
  • Complex Space Systems
  • Satellites and Commercial Payloads
  • Design and Development
  • Test and Evaluation
  • Technical Planning and Review
  • Technical, cost and schedule Analysis and Assessment
  • Loss of Crew/Loss of Mission Risk Assessment
  • Expert Witness

Subject Matter Experts:

  • Electrical & Instrumentation
  • Mechanical
  • Structural
  • Space Launch Vehicle Systems
  • Satellite Design, Development, Test, and Evaluation (DDT&E)
  • Materials Science/Metallurgy
  • Ground and Flight Operations
  • Civil Space Requirements
  • Quantum and Timeline

Featured Projects

Solar Array Damage

Reduced telecommunications capacity through the 15 year-life:
Payload No. 1: $18M, Payload No. 2: $22M
Services: RCA