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Construction documents were prepared and expedited and special inspections provided for a parking garage repair in New Rochelle, NY. Damaged precast planks were demolished and replaced with long-span metal deep deck in phases to maintain access to the parking garage throughout construction.
A structural assessment was provided for deteriorating brick arches in a brownstone cellar. The structural assessment included a description of the existing condition and recommended repairs with a timeline. References to GCs were provided and the work was inspected afterward.
Construction documents were prepared and filed, and special inspections were provided for the design of a 10-foot masonry wall opening between two attached buildings for the extension of a supermarket space in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.
Construction documents were prepared and filed, and special inspections were provided for the design of a new steel dunnage system for new mechanical units on a supermarket roof in the Bronx.
A building inspection was performed for a 150+ year-old building currently used as an event space in Sung Harbor Botanical Garden in Staten Island. The building's steel truss roof and envelope were inspected for damage caused by water infiltration.
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