Northern California

Environmental Services Building

By |2018-02-07T13:07:41+00:00February 7th, 2018|

[sliderpro id="198"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of San Jose to provide design and construction phase services for the mechanical upgrade and exterior facade repair of their Environmental Services Building. ABBAE’s initial assessment to determine the extent and cause of leaks also uncovered roof failure and an HVAC system

HACSC – Julian Gardens

By |2018-02-06T09:27:43+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="180"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was selected by the Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara (HACSC) to provide investigation, design and construction phase services for Julian Gardens Townhomes located in San Jose California Julian Gardens is a two story, wood frame development consisting of 9 individual townhomes, each approximately 1,000

The Enclave at Village Square

By |2018-01-12T13:07:13+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="103"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) prepared an ASTM E-2018 review of The Enclave at Village Square, a 128-unit apartment complex. The review included analysis of individual heat pumps, water heaters, kitchen fans, boilers, restrooms, and building envelope systems. ABBAE also prepared a  five-year capital replacement plan of $1.25 million. ABBAE developed plans

HACSC – Lucretia Gardens

By |2018-01-12T13:10:54+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="105"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was selected by the Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara (HACSC) to provide investigation, design and construction phase services for Lucretia Gardens Townhomes located in San Jose California. Lucretia Gardens, built in 1994, is a two story, wood frame development consisting of 16 individual townhomes.

605 Castro Street

By |2018-01-12T13:16:00+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="107"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Steinberg Architects (Steinberg) to provide waterproofing design assist and peer review services for the mixed-use complex located at 605 Castro Street, in downtown Mountain View, California. 605 Castro Street is four (4) stories above grade with one level of below-grade parking. The building program

The Weapons & Armaments Technical Center

By |2017-12-12T09:31:45+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Barnhart-Beatty Balfour (Barnhart) to perform a roof condition assessment for The Weapons & Armaments Technical Center (P-745), located at 2471 Parsons Road, China Lake, California. The Weapons & Armaments Technical Center (P-745) is a 177,718 SF research and development facility for U.S. Navy’s Naval Air Weapons

Vaden Health Center

By |2018-01-11T10:28:02+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="23"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Stanford University to provide roof design consulting for multiple buildings with various  roofing systems throughout the campus. One of those buildings included the Vaden Health Care Center. ABBAE assisted in value engineering reviews and provided construction administration and construction monitoring services. Subsequent to construction,

Avalon Hayes Valley

By |2018-01-12T13:20:49+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="108"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (AvalonBay) and Pyatok Architects for waterproofing consulting services for building envelope systems, assemblies and components for a residential project located in San Francisco, California. Hayes Valley consists of 182 apartment units and spans across two buildings sharing the same podium and

Hacienda Commons Apartments

By |2018-01-12T13:25:07+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="111"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided a summary rehabilitation report and prepared construction documents including schematic design and details for the complete rehabilitation of 10 buildings consisting of 280 units. Rehabilitation work included plumbing, domestic hot water systems, structural, seismic, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, stucco, site drainage and landscaping.ABBAE also assisted with obtaining

Waateekaa Train Museum

By |2018-01-11T09:18:32+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="10"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided investigation of the exterior siding for the Waateekaa Train Museum located on the plaza at the Bechtel corporate headquarters in downtown San Francisco. The museum is a replica of the 18 meter long wooden train car that was used to move the Bechtel family between construction

San Mateo-Foster City School District – George Hall Elementary

By |2018-01-11T11:50:27+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="44"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by San Mateo-Foster City School District in San Mateo California to provide investigation, design, and construction monitoring services for the replacement of the roof on George Hall Elementary School.

Arioso HOA

By |2018-01-12T13:29:37+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id=112"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide investigation services to the mixed-use building at 989 Franklin Street in Oakland, California. Arioso Homeowners Association’s mixed-use project consists of 88 residential units, commercial space, and below grade common parking. ABBAE’s services included water testing, destructive testing, building evaluation, leak investigations, study of

Safeway – San Antonio Plaza

By |2018-01-11T11:00:36+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="32"] Allana Buick and Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by MCG Architects (MCGA) to provide waterproofing and vapor barrier consulting services for the construction of a new Safeway store located in Mountain View, California. San Antonio Plaza Safeway is a new 65,000 SF single story steel and concrete framed retail grocery store. The exterior cladding

HACSC – Lenzen Gardens

By |2018-01-12T13:52:20+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="122"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was selected by the Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara (HACSC) to provide investigation, design and construction phase services on a multi-family project in San Jose. Lenzen Gardens is a 94-unit senior housing development with common areas. The two and three-story wood-frame buildings surrounding a

HACSC – Cypress Gardens Senior Housing

By |2018-01-12T13:54:29+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="123"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was selected by the Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara (HACSC) to provide investigation, design, and construction phase services on a multi-family project in San Jose. Cypress Gardens is a 125-unit senior housing development with common area.  The two and three-story wood-frame buildings surrounding a

201 Marshall Street

By |2018-01-12T13:36:42+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="114"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Raintree Partners (Raintree) to provide building envelope consulting services for the new multi-family residential construction project located 201 Marshall Street in Redwood City, California. 201 Marshall is a five level residential building. One level of the garage structure is subterranean, and its upper two

Private Residence – Los Altos Hills California

By |2018-01-12T13:50:24+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide forensic investigation, construction defect litigation support and rehabilitation design consulting services for a private residence and guest house in Northern California. The main house is approximately 4,500 SF with a guest house of approximately 600 SF. ABBAE was retained to: Investigate reported leaks Determine the

Ryland Mews

By |2018-01-12T14:11:25+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="129"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide forensic investigation, construction defect litigation support and rehabilitation consulting services. Ryland Mews is a 131-unit condominium development with four buildings built in four phases. The complex was completed in the early 1990’s. Ryland Mews has two and three-story wood-framed buildings on top of

Irvine Company – Cherry Orchard Apartments

By |2018-02-07T08:03:26+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="195"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Law Offices of Miller Morton Caillat and Nevis to perform forensic investigation, remedial design, litigation support and arbitration services for Cherry Orchard Apartment Community located in Sunnyvale, California, owned and operated by the Irvine Company Apartment Communities (TICAC). Cherry Orchard is a resort

Tradewinds Terrace HOA

By |2018-01-12T16:42:31+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="177"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the HOA to provide construction defect litigation and repair design services for a 10 building, 110-unit condominium complex in San Jose. ABBAE performed a detailed forensic investigation and evaluation of the property, providing recommendations for siding replacement. The assessment was to determine the actual

Lauriedale HOA

By |2018-01-12T14:01:48+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="126"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Lauriedale Home Owners Association (HOA), representing residents of a 328-unit condominium property in San Mateo, California. Lauriedale was originally constructed as apartments and converted to condominiums. The 13 residential buildings are wood-framed with T1-11 plywood or wood lap siding. The complex also contains

San Pedro Commons

By |2018-02-06T10:24:55+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="183"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by MidPen Housing Corporation for building envelope consulting services for San Pedro Commons, affordable residential apartments for seniors located in Colma. ABBAE provided construction design and administration services including design consultation, the preparation of details, specifications and contracts, bidding assistance, and construction administration. ABBAE prepared

3501 Laguna Street HOA

By |2018-01-12T14:27:47+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="135"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Homeowner Association (HOA) to provide leak investigation, remedial design and construction phase services to a 24-unit building in San Francisco. 3501 Laguna is at a major intersection in the Marina District and highly-visible. The condominium building has three levels of wood-frame housing over

Pointe Pacific HOA

By |2017-12-12T10:47:59+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the HOA to provide forensic investigation of the building envelope and provide reports regarding the siding, decks, stairs, roof and window systems. Pointe Pacific is a 400-unit, 40-building complex, located high on the hill in Daly City. ABBAE provided investigation and recommendations for roof repairs on

Harbor Pointe HOA

By |2018-01-12T14:00:52+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="125"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Harbor Pointe Homeowners Association to provide forensic investigation of failed building components related to the exterior shingle siding of a 47-unit complex in Alameda. The 25-year old complex has 47 townhomes in 30 buildings. ABBAE provided services during destructive testing, attended board meetings,

Park Place at Regency Park

By |2018-01-12T14:19:27+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="131"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Park Place at Regency Park to remedy construction defects. Park Place at Regency Park is a condominium development with 8 buildings. Six of the buildings are three-story residential buildings with garages at the first level, one building is a two-story building with residential units

Palo Alto Plaza HOA

By |2018-01-12T14:04:42+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="128"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the HOA to provide leak investigation, design and construction phase services for a mixed-use property in Palo Alto. Palo Alto Plaza consists of three four-story buildings with ground floor commercial space and below-grade parking. The buildings are three stories of wood frame construction over

South City Lights HOA

By |2018-02-06T11:42:19+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="192"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide exterior investigation and limited water testing for a large apartment complex in South San Francisco, California. South City Lights is a four story residential community built over a podium slab with two levels of garage below. A total of six buildings were constructed

Irvine Company – Crescent Village

By |2018-01-12T14:20:41+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="132"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by The Irvine Company Apartment Communities (TICAC) to provide design, bidding and construction phase services on the Crescent Village multi-family apartment village in San Jose. Crescent Park contains 1,800 residential units and space for 3,000 cars. There are six three-story wood-frame buildings over a single

Santana Row – Block 6B

By |2018-02-06T10:32:46+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="184"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Federal Investment Realty Trust (FRIT) to provide building enclosure consulting services at 3003 Olin Avenue at Santana Row in San Jose, California. The Block 6B project consists of two 4-story wood framed multi-family residential buildings over a common reinforced concrete below-grade parking structure. The

Santana Row – Building 7

By |2018-01-12T14:49:06+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="146"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Federal Investment Realty Trust (FRIT) to provide leak investigation services for Building 7 at 377 Santana Row in San Jose, California. Building #7 Santana Row is a mixed-use residential and retail project consisting of structural steel buildings built over a post tension reinforced concrete

BRE Pinnacle Crow Canyon

By |2018-02-07T08:09:10+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="197"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided architectural-engineering consulting services for hardboard siding repair and replacement at a 400-unit luxury apartment community owned and managed by a large Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT). ABBAE was retained to provide roofing, waterproofing, and building envelope consulting services. Scope included water testing, destructive testing and remedial

BRE Pinnacle Galleria

By |2018-01-12T15:09:35+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="151"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by BRE Properties (BRE), a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) to provide forensic investigation, construction defect litigation support and rehabilitation, roofing and building envelope consulting services. Pinnacle Galleria has 15 buildings that are two and three-story wood frame construction with a concrete foundation. The Roseville,

BRE Lawrence Station

By |2018-01-12T14:45:14+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="144"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by BRE Properties to provide construction monitoring and site observation services for the Lawrence Station Apartment and mixed-use project located in Sunnyvale, California. Lawrence Station is 338 residential apartment for-rent unites in four stories of residential and four stories of residential over concrete podium which also

900 Green Street HOA

By |2018-01-12T15:05:55+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="150"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Green Street Homeowners Association (HOA) to provide architectural engineering services related to failed Exterior Insulation and Finish System (EIFS) systems at this 12 unit luxury condominium project in San Francisco’s Russian Hill neighborhood. The building was experiencing water intrusion in multiple units on

HACSC – Avenida Espana Senior Housing

By |2018-01-12T14:40:29+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="142"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara (HACSC) to provide investigative and building assessment services for Avenida Espãna Gardens Senior Housing in San Jose. Avenida Espãna is a two-story, wood-frame development with 84 one-bedroom units and common areas that include a courtyard,

HACSC – Morrone Gardens Senior Housing

By |2018-01-12T14:42:05+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="143"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided investigation, design and construction administration services for the repair and renovation of a 102-unit complex owned by the Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara (HACSC). Morrone Gardens is a Senior Living Residential Facility in San Jose. The three-story building is wood-frame, with built up

Skyline Terrace Apartments

By |2018-02-07T11:55:40+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="186"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Equity Residential to perform feasibility assessment and roof integration design services for this 90.72kW roof mounted building. The Skyline Terrace is 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartment complex. With apartments ranging from 938 SF to 1660 SF with amenities that include a business center,

BRE Solstice Apartments

By |2018-01-12T15:44:08+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="162"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by BRE Properties, Inc. for construction phase services for the BRE Solstice Apartments located in Sunnyvale, California. The project is approximately 279 new residential apartment units that tower over a concrete podium with retail space at the street level. There will be a pool on-grade

1010 Wilshire

By |2018-02-06T10:49:38+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="185"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided building envelope consulting services for the adaptive reuse of a former AT&T commercial office building. 1010 Wilshire is a 16 story high-rise residential building with 227 units. ABBAE provided roofing and waterproofing consulting on the conversion of the existing concrete building and for the new construction

The Fillmore Center

By |2018-01-12T15:35:14+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="159"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the building owner to provide investigation, design and construction phase services to a multi-family high-rise building in San Francisco. The Fillmore Center has two 18-story towers and contains more than 1,100 units. Street-level area contains commercial and retail space. ABBAE was retained by the

Avalon 55 Ninth Street

By |2018-01-12T15:20:22+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="155"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by AvalonBay Communities for roofing, green roofing, podium, and below grade waterproofing services for apartments located at 55 Ninth Street, San Francisco, California. Avalon 55 Ninth is a multi-family residential building consisting of 17 residential levels and two mechanical levels, with approximately 175 apartments in

Avalon Dublin Station

By |2018-01-12T15:27:26+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="156"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by AvalonBay Communities for building envelope, waterproofing and roofing consulting services for Dublin Station a mix-use project in Dublin, California. Phase two consists of two 5-level residential buildings, which together will include approximately 500 units in loft, studio, and 1, 2, and 3 bedrooms, as

NAWS – China Lake – Weapons and Armaments Technical Center

By |2018-01-12T10:56:24+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="77"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Barnhart-Beatty Balfour (Barnhart) to prepare a roof condition assessment for The Weapons & Armaments Technical Center (P-745), located at 2471 Parsons Road, China Lake, California. The Weapons & Armaments Technical Center (P-745)  is a 177,718 SF research and development facility for U.S. Navy’s Naval

Town and Country Village

By |2018-01-11T11:32:45+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="44"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) performed investigation and assessment for a retail center in Palo Alto. The 171,488 SF retail and commercial property had a red tile roof and was leaking in selected areas. ABBAE provided design review for the replacement of the roof as well as construction documents, construction administration and

Carlmont High School – Performing Arts Center

By |2017-12-13T06:33:10+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Sequoia Union High School District (SUHSD) to provide curtain wall and waterproofing consulting services for a new Theatre Building at Carlmont High School. The new theatre building is a 22,000 SF performing arts center with a 500-seat theatre, a black box theatre, supporting space, classrooms

North Park Apartments

By |2018-01-12T15:48:19+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="164"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Equity Residential to perform feasibility assessment and roof integration design services for this 205kW roof mounted building. North Park Apartments is 10 building, 550 unit apartment complex located in Northern California. Each building has one and two bedroom apartments ranging in size from 520

Northridge Apartments

By |2018-01-12T15:50:24+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="165"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Equity Residential to perform feasibility assessment and roof integration design services for this 80.16kW roof mounted building. The Northridge Apartments is a complex owned by Equity Residential, a large Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT). The complex includes studio, 1, 2, and 3 bedroom aparments

County of Sonoma – Roof Assessment and Repair

By |2018-01-12T11:13:22+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="85"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Sonoma County to provide investigation and analysis of several county buildings in Santa Rosa. ABBAE provided investigation, analysis, and roof repair design and construction administration services for the various buildings in Santa Rosa. The existing roofs consists of gravel surfaced built-up roofing over insulation

Travis Air Force Base

By |2018-01-12T11:20:29+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="88"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Hal Hays Construction, Inc. (HHCI) to perform thermal imaging and building assessments to multiple facilities at Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield, California. As part of a base-wide energy efficiencies upgrade program, ABBAE performed a cursory review of the exterior building envelope to identify

San Jose International Airport – Terminal Expansion

By |2018-01-12T11:09:11+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="84"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of San Jose to provide third-party building enclosure review and construction period services for a significant new passenger terminal expansion of the Norman J. Mineta International Airport located in San Jose, California. The new $1 billion North Concourse Terminal Building was completed

County of Sonoma – North County Detention Facility

By |2018-02-06T11:22:04+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="188"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) was retained by the County of Sonoma for roofing replacement design services for Building 301, located at the North County Detention Center Facility in Santa Rosa, California. The North County Detention Facility was constructed back in adjacent to the Charles M. Schulz Airport. The site originally housed

County of San Mateo – Hall of Justice

By |2018-01-12T11:15:54+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="87"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) was retained by the County of San Mateo for consulting services related to partial roof evaluation for the cooling tower roof well at the Hall of Justice Building located in Redwood City, California. The facility consists of 8-level building with basement. The executive officer/clerk and jury commissioner,

County of Placer – South County Adult Correctional Facility

By |2018-02-06T11:24:08+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="189"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) was retained by Vanir Construction Management to provide building enclosure consulting services for the Placer County Minimum Security, South County Adult Correctional Facility located at Justice Center Drive and Industrial Avenue in Roseville, California The facility consists of a single-story medium security dormitory type jail structure. It

City of Palo Alto – Mitchell Park Library

By |2018-01-12T12:03:26+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="99"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Turner Construction Company to provide curtain wall and glazing system consulting services for the new Mitchell Park Library and Community Center in Palo Alto, California. The building consists of a 56,000 SF structure that includes a two-story library and a single-story community center

City of Walnut Creek – Facilities Assessment

By |2018-01-12T11:06:16+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="83"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of Walnut Creek to complete a facility condition assessment using ASTM E-2018 as a guideline. The four city-owned recreational and historic buildings included a steel and concrete frame building wood-frame buildings with glu-lam structural elements. ABBAE prepared replacement value calculations and recommendations,

City of Livermore – Municipal Buildings

By |2018-01-12T11:26:10+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="90"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of Livermore to perform facility condition assessments, design, construction documents and construction administration for several municipal buildings that provide special City services. The City needed complete and thorough review of the building envelope, structural, mechanical and electrical systems, roofing and exterior wall

UC San Francisco – Institute of Regenerative Medicine

By |2018-01-11T10:35:06+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="26"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by UCSF to provide Peer Review and Water Test Monitoring on the new Institute of Regenerative Medicine (IRM) building in San Francisco. The IRM is a 73,000 SF steel-framed building on a contoured hillside site. The building is one to three stories and suspended over

UC Santa Cruz – Science and Engineering Library

By |2017-12-13T07:17:23+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the University of California, Santa Cruz to conduct an extensive forensic investigation and evaluation to remedy significant roof leaks that were threatening a collection of rare and special books. The investigation included interviews with the maintenance staff to determine the location of leaks and map out

Channing House Senior Housing

By |2018-01-12T15:52:07+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="166"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) performed concrete spall repair and roof replacement evaluation, design, and construction management services for this 11-story senior housing building. ABBAE was retained to provide an evaluation of roof, underlying insulation, extensive leaking, balcony decks, plaza deck waterproofing, concrete walls and patios. We also provided design and construction

UC Davis – Mondavi Center for Performing Arts

By |2018-01-11T12:05:29+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="50"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the University of California Davis (UCD) to provide building enclosure expert consulting services for leaks in the newly-constructed Mondavi Center for Performing Arts located on the UCD campus. The Mondavi Center is a 104,000 SF, steel framed building containing two performance venues with performance,

UC Davis – Segundo Dining Commons

By |2018-01-11T11:59:00+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="48"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the university to provide a building condition assessment of a partially constructed campus building. The University of California, Davis asked ABBAE to provide an assessment of The Segundo Dining Commons, a steel-frame building with pre-cast concrete and structural steel framework exteriors. Construction was halted

San Francisco State University – Cesar Chavez Student Center

By |2018-01-11T12:18:02+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="53"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) was retained by San Francisco State University (SFSU) to provide forensic investigation and remedial repair solutions for water leaks related to the exterior of a community building on a college campus. The Cesar Chavez Student Center at SFSU was originally built in 1975. The concrete building has

San Jose State University – Duncan Hall

By |2018-01-11T12:19:27+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="54"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by San Jose State University (SJSU) to conduct an investigation regarding the below grade leaks at the Carl D. Duncan Hall of Science (Duncan Hall). Duncan Hall is a seven story concrete building with partial basement and houses laboratories, classrooms and offices for the science

Santa Clara University – Bannan Hall

By |2018-01-11T12:22:41+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="55"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Santa Clara University (SCU) to provide forensic investigation and construction management services for exterior cladding issues occurring at Bannan Hall on the SCU campus. Bannan Hall was completed in 1991. The three-story, 90,000 SF steel-frame building contains SCU’s civil and mechanical engineering schools. ABBAE

Ohlone College

By |2018-01-11T12:24:38+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="56"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) teamed with tBP Architecture to provide building envelope consulting services for 8 buildings on the Ohlone College Campus located in Fremont, California. These buildings were constructed in 1976 and are one, two and three stories, clad in cement plaster (stucco) over concrete walls, or stucco over light

Embassy Suites Hotel

By |2018-01-12T10:37:56+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="69"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by an attorney to provide leak investigation services for construction defects at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Sacramento. The Embassy Suites is located in downtown Sacramento, adjacent to Old Sacramento. The eight-story concrete building includes a below-level parking garage, interior swimming pool, plaza decks, meeting

Lifescan

By |2018-01-11T09:44:28+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="15"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by LifeScan, Inc. (LSI) for limited design services for metal roof gutter systems on Building B, which is located on the property site in Milpitas, California. LifeScan, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson Company, is headquartered in Milpitas, California. Building B, consisting of tilt-up concrete wall

Sunnyvale Town Center

By |2018-01-11T10:05:34+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="20"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the property owner to provide expert testimony on construction defects on below-grade waterproofing and leaks. The Sunnyvale Town Center has four levels of below-grade parking and six stories of commercial office space above. The below-grade structure was shotcrete construction and experienced significant failures. The

Oracle Headquarters

By |2018-01-11T09:29:54+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="12"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Oracle to provide investigation, design and various construction phase services. ABBAE has provided building enclosure consulting services to Oracle Corporation in Redwood Shores, California for more than 7 years. The Oracle Parkway buildings are mid-rise steel framed office towers. They are clad in an

NUMMI

By |2018-01-11T10:11:37+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="21"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided design consulting and construction services for roof replacement at a vehicle manufacturing plant, the New United Motors Manufacturing Inc. (NUMMI) plant in Fremont. NUMMI was a joint operation between General Motors and Toyota. The affected roof area is approximately 100,000 SF and composed of a corrugated

5050 Hopyard

By |2018-01-11T09:12:15+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="9"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide forensic investigation, construction defect litigation support and design services for a commercial office building in Pleasanton, California. 5050 Hopyard is a four story, steel frame building construction with aluminum frame window assemblies and exterior insulation finishing system (EIFS) at exterior floor levels, rooftop

Bay Landing Apartments

By |2018-01-12T16:03:16+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="168"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc.(ABBAE) provided leak investigation of the roof, balconies and patio decks for a 360-unit apartment complex located in Walnut Creek, California. Bay Landing Apartments was built in 1988. The buildings are two and three story wood frame construction over concrete parking structures. Roofs are asphalt shingle with an approximately

South Bayside Waste Management Authority

By |2018-01-11T10:20:14+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="22"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc.(ABBAE) performed an evaluation and testing of spalled concrete and exposed reinforced steel for the South Bayside Waste Management Authority Facility. The building is a 48,000 square foot recycling center, which was in need of roof repairs. ABBAE made repair recommendations and budget estimates as well as provided construction

St. Regis

By |2018-01-12T11:29:33+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="91"] Allana Buick & Bers (ABBAE) was retained by Starwood Resort and Hotels to provide leak investigation and reporting services of the mechanical and waterproofing related systems of the St. Regis Museum Residential Tower. St. Regis Museum Tower is a high rise building located in the South of Market district of San Francisco, California. The main

North Park Apartments – The Laurels

By |2018-01-12T16:27:02+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="173"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by The Irvine Apartment Company (TIACC) to provide forensic investigation, remedial design solutions, and construction phase services for a large apartment complex located at North Park Apartments in San Jose, California. The Laurels is a 535 unit residential complex with studio, 1, 2 and 3

North Park Apartments – The Oaks

By |2018-01-12T16:29:15+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="174"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by The Irvine Apartment Company (TIACC) to provide forensic investigation, remedial design solutions, and construction phase services for a large apartment complex located at North Park Apartments in San Jose, California. The Oaks is a 388 unit residential complex with studio, 1, 2 and 3

North Park Apartments – The Pines

By |2018-01-12T16:33:11+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="175"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by The Irvine Apartment Company (TIACC) to provide forensic investigation, remedial design solutions, and construction phase services for a large apartment complex located at North Park Apartments in San Jose, California. The Pines is a 414 unit residential complex with studio, 1, 2 and 3

North Park Apartments – The Cypress

By |2018-01-12T16:38:09+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="176"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by The Irvine Apartment Company (TIACC) to provide forensic investigation, remedial design solutions, and construction phase services for a large apartment complex located at North Park Apartments in San Jose, California. The Cypress is a 477 unit residential complex with studio, 1, 2 and 3

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

By |2018-01-12T11:53:56+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="98"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) for work on additions and remodeling of Building 77. ABBAE’s scope included preparation of Construction Documents for the addition and tenant improvements (TI) to a laboratory and office building. Improvements and upgrades included HVAC, electrical, plumbing, acoustical, roofing, interior,