Forensic Building Evaluations

ATKINS CONSULTING SOLUTIONS provides post-construction forensic evaluations to determine the cause of building defects as well as the conformance of the in-place construction to the design documents. The evaluation includes assessment of the building architecture, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and structure as well as installation sequencing and use of materials. Services are provided to owners, developers, federal, state and municipal agencies, insurance companies, and design professionals seeking evaluations for claims defense.

Services can encompass evaluations of code compliance, sustainability, environmental performance, acoustical efficiency, and building envelope performance.