Even the smallest structural decisions can have large budgetary impacts; Black Box works directly with the client to ensure all structural decisions made are thorough, transparent, and economical.

Structural Assessments

  • ​Structural building inspections

  • Structural feasibility studies

  • Pre-purchase / due diligence studies

  • Load-bearing analysis

  • Pre-construction surveys

  • Owner's representation for adjacent construction

Structural Consulting

  • Design of new structures

  • Analysis of existing structures

  • Renovation and modification of existing structures

  • Development of contract documents

  • ​Structural peer review

  • DOB emergency work

  • NYCT approval

Special Inspections

  • DOB class 2 special inspections:

    • ​Structural steel - welding

    • Structural steel - details

    • Structural steel - high strength bolting

    • Structural cold-formed steel

    • Wood (inst. of prefab. I-joists)

  • Special inspections (cont'd):

    • Concrete - cast-in-place

    • Concrete - precast

    • Masonry

    • Structural stability - existing buildings

    • Post-installed anchors