Allana Buick & Bers (ABBAE) provides part-time and full-time construction quality assurance monitoring services directed at achieving the highest level of quality assurance. Construction quality assurance monitoring services can assist contractors with mitigating against future construction defects with roofing, waterproofing, and building envelope systems. Our team of experienced construction monitors has been recognized by industry organizations as experts.
Monitoring services have proven to spare contractors from costly repairs in the future. Quality assurance monitoring by an independent and qualified third-party can identify potential design issues that can cause construction delays and mitigate potential defect litigation by documentation of construction and testing.
Services for Contractors
We assist our clients with system selection, including the pros and cons of the various systems, unit prices, life expectancy estimates, replacement costs, and maintenance information. We provide our clients with valuable insight on building envelope systems integration and compatibility early in the design process. Learn More
ABBAE provides third-party peer review of construction drawings and specifications and consulting services for all types of building structures. We review plans and details for general conformance with material manufacturers’ requirements, industry standards, and materials selection decisions. Additionally, our recommendations include key function and performance suggestions regarding water penetration, air infiltration, condensation, thermal transfer, durability, and economy.
Upon completion of the peer review, we deliver a detailed report with an itemized list of comments and recommendations for coordination and implementation into the project design. Learn More
Allana Buick & Bers is recognized as one of the best building envelope consulting firms specializing in preparing construction documents for both remedial and new construction. Our design team works closely with our clients to help select the best suited materials and systems to meet the projects requirements.
Our construction plans, elevations and details accentuate the different layers in the building skin and clearly show relationships between the various components of the building system. We pay special attention to intersections and joinery, showing complex areas with isometric details. Learn More
We provide complete on-site construction administration services during construction. ABBAE’s construction administrators are highly trained professionals who understand design intent. Construction administrators assist the team with meetings, help answer RFI questions, and provide design clarifications. They work closely with the designer of record to review drawings and submittals, and periodically conduct site visits to verify design intent. Learn More