CES partners with architects to provide design assistance during schematic design and design development through the bidding stage as well as construction administration and project close out.
Through our many years of experience within the architectural and construction industry CES is able to provide the architectural clients the insights for the successful implementation of their designs.
CES partners with general contractors to provide third-party review of the architectural drawings, specifications and calculations/drawing submittals for code and specification compliance.
We also provide assistance in construction management as well as field testing and QAQC (Quality Assurance Quality Control) services as needed.
Commercial Building Owners:
CES partners with commercial building owners to provide third-party Peer Review of the architectural drawings, specifications and calculations/drawing submittals for code compliance.
CES also consults with these clients on post-construction related distress issues due to design or natural storm events (hurricane, tornado, fire, floor, earthquake, etc).
Residential and Multi-Family – Owners:
In a consulting role CES provides residential and multi-family consulting services for unforeseen structural problems as it relates to the foundation, and framing issues
CES also provides consulting services to these clients for natural storm events (hurricane, tornado, fire, floor, earthquake, etc). Not only can CES identify the damages but also provide remedial repair and construction management.
CES also performs pre-purchase or pre-sale structural evaluations of properties.
Aluminum Manufacturers & Glazing Contractors:
CES specialize knowledge of the manufacturing processes, glazing installation procedures and the design of exterior cladding systems allows CES to better serve these type of clients in determining the cause or causes of performance issues.
CES has extensive experience in regards to code compliance, blast mitigation and hurricane impact designs.
These types of clients are generally nationally based and provide material to projects both Internationally, and throughout the United States.
Insurance Companies / Public Adjustors:
Over the past 15 years, CES has been retained by insurance companies to assist in the evaluation of structures which have experienced distress due to fire, wind, earthquake, tornadoes, hurricanes or other catastrophic events.
CES diverse experience within the structural design, and the means and methods of the construction allows us to be able to add measure value to these types of firms.
With our years of experience in failure investigation, CES has an experienced first response team ready to react to any event, anywhere in the world.
Plaintiff / Defense Attorneys:
CES is often retained by Plaintiff or Defense Attorneys to assist in resolution of compliant or non-compliant and construction defect projects.
CES diverse experience within the construction industry and its depth of knowledge within the structural and architectural field provides real value to these type firms.