Construction Defect Evaluation Professionals
From high rise condominiums to single family residences, industrial complexes to agricultural grain bins and everything in between, the construction of structures and the associated infrastructure is a complex endeavor. Navigating the details of how a potential construction deficiency occurred, and the context of the environment it occurred within, can be even more complex.
S-E-A’s team of technical and subject matter experts have the formal education, training, and experience to help unravel design and construction details at the root cause of an incident or defect. Using a multi-disciplinary approach, our investigators can recognize, evaluate, analyze, and consider the cause of damage to buildings as a result of potential deficiencies with the construction, design, and/or material compatibility of its components.
S-E-A’s team encompasses backgrounds in a variety of specialties to provide, if needed, a multi-disciplined approach that addresses complex client needs associated with owner-controlled (OCIP) and contractor-controlled (CCIP) “wrap” policies. To provide a comprehensive, high level of service to clients, the S-E-A construction team may incorporate the following areas of expertise, including:
- Civil/structural engineering
- Mechanical engineering
- Geotechnical engineering
- Electrical engineering
- Materials analysis
- Building envelopes
- Industrial hygiene
Paired with the ability to quickly deploy state-of-the-art technology to capture scene data for later use, client context regarding the reported loss(es), and/or use for demonstrative purposes in the court room, we are fully prepared to handle your next case.