Adam Foresta (Engineer)
Adam Foresta is an engineer with extensive experience in accident reconstruction and mechanical equipment failure analysis. Additionally, he possesses proficiency with 3D laser scanning equipment and drones and works primarily on tractor trailers and construction equipment.
Foresta and Christopher Lupino allegedly attempted to sell membership books for a cooperating witness in exchange for $35,000 bribes, according to police and court reports. Foresta eventually entered his plea in Manhattan federal court as part of a conspiracy to commit wire fraud.
Early Life and Education
Adam Foresta was born March 21st 1987 and attended University of Southern California as a graduate student. He has one sister – Delores Pongetti- and two brothers: Jetulio Victor Pongetti-Jerome Pongetti from Placentia CA as well as several nephews and nieces.
He currently works as Intermodal Manager at Bulk Equipment in Michigan City, Indiana. Prior to that he worked at both an oil company and shipping service.
Manhattan federal prosecutors claim the investigation began in December 2013, when Applicant 1 informed a cooperating witness of his offer of union membership in exchange for $35,000 bribe payment. Lupino and Foresta then met Applicant 1 as well as another individual to collect payments of this nature, according to Lupino and Foresta’s testimony.
He specializes in vehicle accident reconstruction (VAR) and mechanical equipment failure analysis. Utilizing 3D laser scanning equipment, drones, and crash simulation software he conducts VAR on automotive accidents involving passenger cars, tractor trailers, motorcycles, construction equipment or construction-related machinery.
He possesses extensive expertise assessing agricultural and industrial equipment for design flaws, user injury concerns and manufacturing issues. Furthermore, he has been licensed in multiple states to perform investigations for motor vehicle accidents, rollovers, mechanical equipment failures and other industrial incidents.
Adam R Foresta works as the Intermodal Manager at Bulk Equipment and lives in Crown Point, Indiana. Born March 1987 and currently living at 80 Muirfield Dr in Valparaiso (Valparaiso IN 46385) for five years; before that he lived for fifteen years at Highland IN 4031 Walnut Hill Cir Winfield Indiana 46307 respectively.
Adam R Foresta is currently unmarried and does not appear to have any children. He currently resides at 80 Muirfield Dr, Crown Point IN 46385 but previously resided at 4031 Walnut Hill Cir, Winfield Indiana 46307 as well as other addresses in Indiana.
Bulk Equipment of Michigan City, IN employs him as Intermodal Manager and has been active in this industry for eight years.
He has an extensive network of friends and associates, such as Ashley N Richmond, Gavin M Salmi, Jeremy W Rathjen and Mitchell Austin. Additionally, he has worked for various other companies, and does not appear to be involved with any criminal activities; he belongs to Steamfitters Union Local 638.