New Construction

Environmental Services Building

By |2018-02-07T13:07:41+00:00February 7th, 2018|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of San Jose to provide design and construction phase services for the mechanical upgrade and exterior facade repair of their Environmental Services Building. ABBAE’s initial assessment to determine the extent and cause of leaks also uncovered roof failure and an HVAC system

Moxy Hotel

By |2018-01-18T07:22:34+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Ankrom Moisan Architects ( AMA) for design phase peer review and construction phase services for the new Moxy Hotel in Seattle, Washington. Located at 1016 Republican Street, in the heart of the South Lake Union neighborhood, the eight-story hotel features 147 tech-savvy guest rooms, lobby, and

San Ysidro Land Port of Entry

By |2018-01-12T10:25:55+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Hensel Phelps Construction Company (HPC) to provide Waterproofing Construction Monitoring Services for the San Ysidro Land Port of Entry (LPOE) located in San Ysidro, California. The LPOE project is spread over three phases and consists of the demolition and new construction of the Port

201 Marshall Street

By |2018-01-12T13:36:42+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Raintree Partners (Raintree) to provide building envelope consulting services for the new multi-family residential construction project located 201 Marshall Street in Redwood City, California. 201 Marshall is a five level residential building. One level of the garage structure is subterranean, and its upper two

Celadon at 9th and Broadway

By |2018-02-06T10:08:44+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by SVA Architects, Inc. (formerly MVE Institutional, Inc.) for building enclosure consulting services for the proposed Celadon at 9th and Broadway, a mixed-use affordable housing project in San Diego, California. The approximately 25,000 SF project site is envisioned to be a mixed-use facility with approximately

Olive Way Mixed Use

By |2018-02-06T10:20:01+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Paragon Realty for building envelope consulting services for the mixed-use apartment projects located at 1650 E. Olive Way, in Seattle, Washington. Olive Way is an approximately 90,000 SF, 7-story building that includes 76 residential, 2 live-work units, retail/ office uses at the street level, and one

Safeway – San Antonio Plaza

By |2018-01-11T11:00:36+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick and Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by MCG Architects (MCGA) to provide waterproofing and vapor barrier consulting services for the construction of a new Safeway store located in Mountain View, California. San Antonio Plaza Safeway is a new 65,000 SF single story steel and concrete framed retail grocery store. The exterior cladding

Irvine Company – Crescent Village

By |2018-01-12T14:20:41+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by The Irvine Company Apartment Communities (TICAC) to provide design, bidding and construction phase services on the Crescent Village multi-family apartment village in San Jose. Crescent Park contains 1,800 residential units and space for 3,000 cars. There are six three-story wood-frame buildings over a single

Santana Row – Block 6B

By |2018-02-06T10:32:46+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Federal Investment Realty Trust (FRIT) to provide building enclosure consulting services at 3003 Olin Avenue at Santana Row in San Jose, California. The Block 6B project consists of two 4-story wood framed multi-family residential buildings over a common reinforced concrete below-grade parking structure. The

BRE Lawrence Station

By |2018-01-12T14:45:14+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by BRE Properties to provide construction monitoring and site observation services for the Lawrence Station Apartment and mixed-use project located in Sunnyvale, California. Lawrence Station is 338 residential apartment for-rent unites in four stories of residential and four stories of residential over concrete podium which also

BRE Solstice Apartments

By |2018-01-12T15:44:08+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by BRE Properties, Inc. for construction phase services for the BRE Solstice Apartments located in Sunnyvale, California. The project is approximately 279 new residential apartment units that tower over a concrete podium with retail space at the street level. There will be a pool on-grade

1010 Wilshire

By |2018-02-06T10:49:38+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided building envelope consulting services for the adaptive reuse of a former AT&T commercial office building. 1010 Wilshire is a 16 story high-rise residential building with 227 units. ABBAE provided roofing and waterproofing consulting on the conversion of the existing concrete building and for the new construction

Avalon Dublin Station

By |2018-01-12T15:27:26+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by AvalonBay Communities for building envelope, waterproofing and roofing consulting services for Dublin Station a mix-use project in Dublin, California. Phase two consists of two 5-level residential buildings, which together will include approximately 500 units in loft, studio, and 1, 2, and 3 bedrooms, as

Wal-Mart Las Vegas

By |2018-01-11T11:15:50+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide full-time roof inspection services for all new construction of Wal-Mart stores in the Las Vegas metropolitan area. Wal-Mart Stores requires full-time roof inspection and construction monitoring at all new stores during construction throughout the greater Las Vegas area. ABBAE provided full and part-time

United States Courthouse – San Diego

By |2018-01-12T10:54:33+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Hensel Phelps Construction Company (HPC) for waterproofing construction monitoring services for the New United States Courthouse in San Diego. The building is a 16-story, 467,000 GSF steel and concrete framed structure that houses 14 Federal courtrooms and 21 chambers. ABBAE has been retained to

Town Square Shopping Center

By |2018-01-11T11:06:20+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) performed a wide variety of architectural-engineering consulting services for the new construction of Town Square. Town Square is a commercial and retail complex consisting of 17 buildings including a parking structure, over 850,000 SF and a large parking structure. ABBAE provided waterproofing consulting and peer review services

Carlmont High School – Performing Arts Center

By |2017-12-13T06:33:10+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Sequoia Union High School District (SUHSD) to provide curtain wall and waterproofing consulting services for a new Theatre Building at Carlmont High School. The new theatre building is a 22,000 SF performing arts center with a 500-seat theatre, a black box theatre, supporting space, classrooms

City of Newport Beach – City Hall

By |2018-01-12T11:01:55+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Bohlin, Cywinski and Jackson Architects (BCJ) to provide building enclosure consulting services for the new City Hall Complex located in Newport Beach, California. The City of Newport Beach retained ABBAE to provide construction monitoring services for the building envelope. ABBAE worked with Bohlin Cywinski

City of Palo Alto – Mitchell Park Library

By |2018-01-12T12:03:26+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Turner Construction Company to provide curtain wall and glazing system consulting services for the new Mitchell Park Library and Community Center in Palo Alto, California. The building consists of a 56,000 SF structure that includes a two-story library and a single-story community center

County of Placer – South County Adult Correctional Facility

By |2018-02-06T11:24:08+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) was retained by Vanir Construction Management to provide building enclosure consulting services for the Placer County Minimum Security, South County Adult Correctional Facility located at Justice Center Drive and Industrial Avenue in Roseville, California The facility consists of a single-story medium security dormitory type jail structure. It

U.S. Embassy Compound – Helsinki, Finland

By |2017-12-19T06:46:16+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners to provide building envelope consulting services for the U.S Embassy Compound renovation and Chancery addition in Helsinki, Finland. The Department of States New Embassy Compound sits on three acres of land and consists of five buildings. ABBAE provided design consultation

San Jose International Airport – Terminal Expansion

By |2018-01-12T11:09:11+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of San Jose to provide third-party building enclosure review and construction period services for a significant new passenger terminal expansion of the Norman J. Mineta International Airport located in San Jose, California. The new $1 billion North Concourse Terminal Building was completed

University of Chicago Medical Center

By |2018-01-11T10:32:43+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Rafael Vinoly Architects to provide waterproofing and roofing design and construction administration services for the University of Chicago for their new Hospital Pavilion in Chicago. The new hospital pavilion is an innovative patient care facility which will combine services currently located at multiple facilities

UC Davis – Segundo Dining Commons

By |2018-01-11T11:59:00+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the university to provide a building condition assessment of a partially constructed campus building. The University of California, Davis asked ABBAE to provide an assessment of The Segundo Dining Commons, a steel-frame building with pre-cast concrete and structural steel framework exteriors. Construction was halted

UC San Diego – Student Services Center

By |2018-01-11T12:38:08+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the University of California San Diego (UCSD) to provide leak investigation services at the newly-constructed Student Services Center on the main campus. Completed and open for the fall of 2007, the five-story steel-frame building is over 100,000 SF and houses multiple departments including Financial

University of Hawaii – Cancer Research Center of Hawaii

By |2018-01-11T10:44:03+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Architect of Record, Shimokawa Nakamura, Inc. (SN) to provide peer review services for the new construction of a cancer research center for the University of Hawai’i at Manoa (UH). The Cancer Research Center of Hawaii (CRCH) will be a 140,000 SF building on

Sweetwater Union High School District

By |2018-01-11T12:03:15+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided peer review and waterproofing services for the Sweetwater Union School District (SUHSD) as part of a bond program. Working with Gilbane and the SUHSD, ABBAE provided peer review services for nine schools, a combination of modernization and new construction projects. The schools included: School / City

2230 Kalakaua

By |2018-01-11T11:25:02+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by MGA Architecture to provide waterproofing peer review services for a new mixed-use building in Honolulu.  2230 Kalakaua is a five-story steel-frame building with glass and granite curtain walls and a garden roof.  The retail/office building is included in the Waikiki Special Design District. ABBAE

Terrace by the Sea Wedding Facility

By |2018-01-12T10:30:10+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Architects Hawai’i, Ltd. (AHL) to provide building envelope and waterproofing services for the Terrace by the Sea wedding facility at Kewalo, Honolulu. The Terrace by the Sea wedding facility is a 2-story, 23,000 SF Italianate style building proposed for a harbor-front site in the

Aulani, A Disney Resort and Spa

By |2018-01-12T11:05:34+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was selected by Architects Hawaii to provide building envelope consulting services for new construction of a resort for the Walt Disney Company and its subsidiaries, Disney Vacation Development, Inc. and Disney Vacation Club Management Corporation. Aulani, a Disney Resort and Spa is in the Ko Olina Resort

Pacific Athletic Club

By |2018-01-11T09:47:14+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the architect to provide roof and building envelope design and consulting on a high-end athletic club. Working closely with Form 4 Architecture of San Francisco, ABBAE prepared over 150 details for roofing, decking, drainage, building envelope components and interior features such as showers, restaurants

San Diego International Airport

By |2018-01-12T11:48:56+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the design-build team, Turner Construction and architect (HNTB) to provide Building Envelope Consulting Services, including Engineer of Record services, on the $907 million Terminal 2 Expansion at the San Diego International Airport. The curtain wall and storefront present a unique structural challenge due to

Louis Vuitton – City Center Suites

By |2018-01-11T11:24:07+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) was retained by Austin General Contracting, Inc. (AGC)  for vertical waterproofing and construction observation services for Louis Vuitton retail store located at City Center suites 103, 203 and 303. ABBAE reviewed the installation of the waterproofing system for conformance with industry standards, manufacturer’s requirements and the project