Involved in the planning, designing, and reviewing of plans for erection of structures requiring analysis. Design strucures to meet estimated load requirements, computing size, shape, strength, and type of structural members. Provide inspection of existing projects and recommend methods of repair and replacement of defective members of rebuilding of structures.
Davis Patrikios Criswell specializes in the analysis of disasters, accidents and material failures. Our many years of experience, coupled with our structured investigation approach, finds answers to the questions that matter most that helps us determine the cause of the accident.
Planning, designing, and drafting of plans required for the storm drainage, detention, grading, layout, and utilities on typical land development projects. Projects sometimes require the guidance of the civil engineer to pass municipal design and review committees. Typical clients include developers and other various sized corporations focusing on the development of newly acquired or existing properties.
Structural Building Observations
Perform inspections for lenders and property owners to determine the structural integrity of the building foundations and superstructure. Most often contacted in regard to problems found by home inspectors, pest control professional, or appraisers. Reports are developed stating the problem and potential solution, which often includes digital photographic documentation for problematic issues.
Owner’s Representation/Construction Management
Davis Patrikios Criswell provides an “administrative construction management” service, also known as construction monitoring or owners representative, which represents the owner’s interest in a construction project. Administrative construction management services are marketed through construction lenders to those individual who are attempting to develop a property, but require assistance and/or representation.
Resident Inspection/Quality Control Professional
Resident Inspectors are regularly assigned to construction projects to verify the contractor’s compliance in following the architectural and engineering documents and specifications in order to assure the client receives the intended designed final product. We provide qualified residents inspectors that effectively bridge the gap between the owner, contractor and design team.