February 21 2012
Introducing Building Envelope Services
Entuitive is very excited to announce the expansion of our services to include Building Envelope Consulting under the leadership of David Thompson and Michael Lembke. We can now offer our clients a well-rounded service that includes an integration of the structure and envelope to meet client needs for new design and through the life of the building.
Entuitive’s building envelope services team specializes in the complete enclosure of a building including cladding, glazing, roofing and waterproofing. Our skills and abilities cover a variety of building sectors – commercial, healthcare, sports and recreation, cultural, institutional, residential, entertainment, and retail. We work with architects, building owners and managers, tenants, developers, and construction clients to provide building envelope solutions that ensure performance well into the future while remaining economical and constructible.
Our new construction experience includes:
- Projects in Canada, United States, Caribbean, United Kingdom and Middle East;
- Design assist including detail development, sketches and peer review;
- Specification writing and peer review;
- Establishing benchmarks for envelope performance and testing;
- Computer modelling of envelope systems and details to confirm performance;
- Specialty glass cladding system design;
- Tender assistance;
- Performance testing and assembly plant review;
- Submittal and shop drawing review;
- Field review and testing services for quality control;
- Building envelope commissioning.
Our experience with existing building includes:
- Forensic analysis and failure analysis for all building envelope systems including cladding, roofing, glazing and waterproofing;
- Condition assessment of a whole building or building envelope component;
- Evaluation, design, tender and construction administration as Prime Consultant;
- Historical restoration and preservation consulting and design.
We are committed to developing and maintaining strong relationships and will work enthusiastically to create and deliver services with mutual benefit.