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ENGINEERING DESIGN

 

BUILDING ENVELOPE

The building envelope is the physical separator between interior and exterior environments; it is a building’s first line defense in resisting the transmission of heat, cold, air, water and light.  Our team is uniquely qualified to assess a building’s needs and determine the best practices for designing, maintaining and remediating the building’s envelope while managing our client’s budget at time constraints.

 

Some of the services we offer to achieve this include:

 

  • Building Condition Assessments

  • Building Envelope Design

  • Air and Water Infiltration Investigations

  • Infrared Thermography

  • On-Site Supervision and Quality Control during Construction

WHAT WE DO

BUILDING

ENVELOPE

WALL
CLADDING

WINDOWS
& DOORS

ROOFING

WALL CLADDING

Wall cladding is a specific building component which is part of the building’s envelope assembly.  Our building envelope team specializes in assess and designing the appropriate wall cladding system that meets the needs of the building’s occupants.  Key services that we provide include:

 

  • Cladding Assessment

  • Cladding Design

  • Investigation of Deficient Cladding Systems

 

WINDOWS AND DOORS

Windows and doors are subject to the wear and tear that comes from constant use and exposure to weather.  Regular assessment and maintenance of these components is a necessary part of  a building’s regular maintenance programs with the primary goal of maintaining a building’s functionality. 

 

 

Some of the services we provide include:

  • Window and Door Condition Assessments

  • Air and Water Infiltration Investigations Window & Door specification

  • Site Supervision and Quality Control during Construction

ROOFING

Roof design and maintenance is an essential part of managing building assets.Roof assemblies should be inspected and maintained on an annual basis to ensure that they meet or exceed their anticipated lifespan.Whether ensuring that a new roof gives maximum performance or deciding if an older roof should be repaired or replaced, our roofing experts are able to provide key insights that will assist in making informed decisions..

 

Some of the services we provide include:

  • Roof investigations and condition surveys

  • Roof system design, including green roof and solar applications

  • Roof specification, drawings and assembly core analysis

  • Site Supervision and Quality Control during Construction

  • Roof maintenance and management programs

  • Metal roof restoration