Affiliated Engineering Laboratories is a New Jersey-based professional service company offering consulting services in engineering and computer fields. AEL s engineering division specializes in conducting forensic investigations in various engineering disciplines including mechanical, civil, electrical, chemical, industrial, controls, safety and materials. The company has a complete materials testing and research facility that performs a variety of metallurgical services and a photo-processing laboratory. Its computer division specializes in complete design, implementation and repair of computer systems. AEL s engineers specialize in machine design, metallurgy and materials, fire origin and causation, explosion origin and causation, automotive failure analysis, vehicular-accident reconstruction, electrical systems and structural and construction analysis.