Roofing

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

Royal Iolani AOAO

By |2018-01-12T13:01:40+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="101"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) performed an investigation and assembled remedial repair alternatives of moisture intrusion occurring at roofs and windows for the Royal Iolani Condominiums in the Ewa and Diamond Head towers as well as in the classrooms at the Iolani School located in a six-story parking structure. ABBAE then developed

Corona Pointe

By |2018-01-12T13:04:25+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="102"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) performed a due diligence study of an apartment community, prior to purchase by a large REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust). The potential owner of this property wanted to have a due diligence report prepared for the property, during the 30 day period prior to close of escrow. The purpose

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

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

Los Angeles Metro 2100 Frank Modugno

By |2018-01-12T10:14:23+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="61"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) to provide building envelope consulting services to the Metro property located at 2100 Frank Modugno in Sylmar, California. The existing roof is comprised of two separate roofing systems, a built-up roof and a standing seam metal

Moxy Hotel

By |2018-01-18T07:22:34+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Ankrom Moisan Architects ( AMA) for design phase peer review and construction phase services for the new Moxy Hotel in Seattle, Washington. Located at 1016 Republican Street, in the heart of the South Lake Union neighborhood, the eight-story hotel features 147 tech-savvy guest rooms, lobby, and

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.

Hale Kehau AOAO

By |2018-01-12T12:58:31+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="100"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide forensic investigation and remedial design alternatives for leaks related to condominium roofs and a concrete parking structure, which served as a roof top tennis court at a residential apartment complex located in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. ABBAE provided roof investigation for multi-structure condominium buildings, common

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

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

Doma Condominium and Lofts

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

[sliderpro id="110"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided investigation, remedial design, and construction monitoring of structural slab waterproofing, membrane waterproofing, balcony waterproofing, courtyard drains, and the roofs for downtown San Diego´s Domo Condominiums and Lofts. Domo is a multi-family housing development consisting of an eight story loft building with 66 units on the northern

Hawaii Convention Center

By |2018-01-12T10:35:48+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="67"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the State of Hawaii and Architects Hawaii, Ltd. to provide design assistance and waterproofing consulting services to the Hawaii Tourism Authority/SMG Hawaii convention center located in Honolulu. Constructed in 1997, the 1.1 million SF convention center is a partially open-air facility consisting of extensive

Kittitas District Seven Firehouse

By |2018-01-12T10:29:04+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers (ABBAE) was retained by Kittitas Fire and Rescue to provide leak investigation and reporting services to the District Seven Firehouse located in Seattle, Washington. ABBAE was asked to investigate one of the newly constructed fire houses, where a continuous leak around one of the large air intakes was reported. It was

Kapi´olani Medical Center at Pali Momi

By |2018-01-11T10:30:49+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="24"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide investigation, remedial design and construction services for building repair. The Kapi’olani Medical Center at Pali Momi was completed in 1989 to serve West Oahu. The two-tower complex contains a 116-bed hospital facility with an adjacent medical office building (MOB). The hospital is a

The Plaza at Moanalua

By |2018-01-12T13:33:31+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="113"] Allana Buick and Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Sound Building Systems Hawaii, Inc. (SBSH) to provide waterproofing consulting services to the roof of the assisted living facility,  Plaza at Moanalua located in Honolulu. The Plaza at Moanalua is a 156 - bed rental assisted living community. The roofing design consists of a

Tiffany Court Apartments

By |2017-12-13T08:31:32+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) performed due diligence investigation  and provided a written report during the 30 day escrow period prior to purchase of the building for a west coast Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT). This comprehensive study, completed under the guidelines of ASTM (American Society for Testing of Materials) Standard E-2018, enabled the

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

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 – Mercer Island

By |2018-01-12T13:42:50+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="118"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by AOME Architects to provide peer review and construction details for new construction of a single family residence on Mercer Island. The Mercer Island Residence is a two-story, 7,000 SF home on a sloped site. The waterfront side is slab on grade and the front

Celadon at 9th and Broadway

By |2018-02-06T10:08:44+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="181"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by SVA Architects, Inc. (formerly MVE Institutional, Inc.) for building enclosure consulting services for the proposed Celadon at 9th and Broadway, a mixed-use affordable housing project in San Diego, California. The approximately 25,000 SF project site is envisioned to be a mixed-use facility with approximately

Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority – Levy Garden

By |2018-01-12T13:38:39+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="115"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority of the City of Las Vegas (SNVRHA) to perform investigation, design and bidding phase services in regards to the phased re-roofing of the Levy Gardens located in Las Vegas, Nevada. Levy Gardens is a three story apartment complex

Private Residence – Santa Barbara

By |2018-01-12T13:46:37+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="120"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide forensic investigation, construction defect litigation support and rehabilitation design consulting services for a private residence in Santa Barbara. ABBAE helped review the design deficiencies in a two-story home in the Central Coast California. ABBAE provided consulting and design services for: Investigate Architectural Defects

Private Residence – Beverly Hills

By |2018-01-12T13:42:19+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="117"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide forensic investigation, construction defect litigation support and rehabilitation design consulting services for a private residence in Beverly Hills. The house is a single story 12,000 SF ranch configuration. Exterior walls are smooth steel trowel finish stucco and stone tile fascia. The roof is

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

Olive Way Mixed Use

By |2018-02-06T10:20:01+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Paragon Realty for building envelope consulting services for the mixed-use apartment projects located at 1650 E. Olive Way, in Seattle, Washington. Olive Way is an approximately 90,000 SF, 7-story building that includes 76 residential, 2 live-work units, retail/ office uses at the street level, and one

Private Residence – Lake Arrowhead California

By |2018-01-12T13:47:09+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="121"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide forensic investigation, construction defect litigation support and rehabilitation design consulting services for a private residence in Lake Arrowhead. The house is approximately 7,800 SF, 5-story residence with a wood framed and stucco structure and an artificial slate roof. ABBAE services included visual investigation,

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

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

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

Union Lofts

By |2018-01-12T14:23:51+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="133"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the developer, Meruelo Maddux Properties, to provide peer review and material selection for the adaptive reuse of the Union Bank of California Headquarters Building in downtown Los Angeles. The Union Bank Building is a 12-story, historic, concrete building with a full basement, built in

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

Sky Condominiums

By |2018-01-12T14:14:21+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="130"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Fenton Grant Mayfield Kaneda & Litt, LLP (Fenton Grant) to provide Forensic Investigation for Sky Condominiums in Las Vegas. Sky is a 409-unit luxury condominium complex. Each unit ranges from 870 SF to 5,500 SF. The complex is located directly on Las Vegas Boulevard.

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

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,

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

Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority – James Down Towers

By |2018-01-12T14:26:15+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="134"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) was awarded retained by the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) to perform roof assessments at various properties as directed. The first property was James Down Towers a four-story concrete building that has four towers and connecting central halls. Originally constructed in 1972, it has approximately 40,000

HACSC – Rincon Gardens Senior Housing

By |2018-01-12T14:45:53+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="145"] 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 Campbell. Rincon Gardens is a 200-unit senior housing development with common areas and a commercial-grade kitchen. The two and three-story wood-frame

BRE Aqua – Marina Del Rey

By |2018-02-07T08:06:47+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="196"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by BRE Properties (BRE) to perform, due diligence services on the Aqua apartment complex in Marina Del Rey, California. Aqua has 500 one, two and three-bedroom units in two buildings that surround a courtyard containing swimming pools, spas, and an amenity building. The buildings are

Housing Authority of County of Santa Clara (HACSC)

By |2018-01-12T14:55:57+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="148"] Allana Buick and Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Housing Authority of County of Santa Clara (HACSC) to investigate, recommend, design and provide construction management related services for six of their properties throughout the county. ABBAE prepared separate Conditions Needs Assessments (CNA’s) for family and senior housing properties at six project sites

San Clemente Place

By |2018-01-12T14:30:34+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="136"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide forensic investigation for water intrusion related to an affordable housing complex in Corte Madera, California. San Clemente Place has two and three-story wood-frame buildings containing 79 units and a leasing office. The three-building complex has stucco and cement board exterior cladding with EIFS

BRE Bellaire Place Apartments

By |2018-01-12T14:50:57+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="147"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by BRE Properties to conduct a property condition assessment (PCA) of the building envelope, mechanical and electrical systems for an apartment building in Redmond. Bellaire Place Apartments is a 197-unit complex comprised of two and three-story wood framed buildings. The exterior is vinyl siding and

BRE Centennial Towers

By |2018-01-12T15:01:21+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="149"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the BRE Properties to conduct a thorough property condition assessment (PCA) of the building envelope, mechanical and electrical systems for an apartment building in downtown Seattle. Centennial Towers is a 27-story building with ground floor retail, on-grade and below-level parking. Residence amenities include a

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

Mediterranean Village

By |2018-01-12T14:36:59+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="140"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by E&S Ring Management to provide roofing assessment for a 500-unit multi-family residential complex located in Costa Mesa, California. Mediterranean Village contains 50 buildings. Site amenities include a leasing office, recreation room with public restrooms, swimming pool and laundry facilities. ABBAE provided professional services for

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,

Casa Granada

By |2018-01-12T14:32:50+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="138"] Allana Buick & Bers (ABBAE) was retained by E&S Ring Management to provide evaluation and investigation services for an existing residential complex in Los Angeles. ABBAE evaluated and investigated the existing solar hot water system to determine cost performance and effectiveness. The client was in the process of performing roof replacement and repairs

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

Mariner’s Village

By |2018-01-12T14:33:55+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="139"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) completed an in-depth assessment and detailed report outlining failed building components throughout the Mariner’s Village apartment complex located in Marina Del Rey, California. Items assessed included roofs, balconies, stucco, wood siding, columns, stairs, decks, garages, walkways, landings, handrails, bay windows, fascias, plazas, planters, and bridges. After determining

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

Avalon ParcSquare

By |2018-01-12T15:45:41+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="163"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) was retained by AvalonBay Communities to perform leak investigation and roofing evaluation at Avalon ParcSquare Apartment Complex in Redmond. Avalon ParcSquare is 124-unit complex that has 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments, ranging from 763 SF to 1,614 SF. ABBAE provided remedial repair design and construction administration

Kapi’olani Tower AOAO

By |2018-01-12T15:40:47+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="161"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Kapi’olani Tower AOAO to provide waterproofing consulting services and construction details for Kapi’olani Tower in Honolulu. The 23 story concrete building has 189 residential units, street-level retail and five levels of above-grade parking. Other features include a separate ground-level residential lobby, a rooftop

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

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

Waikiki Skyliner AOAO

By |2018-01-12T15:40:00+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="160"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) provided forensic investigation and remedial design alternatives for lanai leaks in a 122-unit, 20-story concrete residential tower in Honolulu, Hawaii. The structure included concrete lanais utilizing sliding glass doors for lanai access. The sliding glass door unit included fixed windows on each side as part of the

United States Courthouse – San Diego

By |2018-01-12T10:54:33+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="76"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Hensel Phelps Construction Company (HPC) for waterproofing construction monitoring services for the New United States Courthouse in San Diego. The building is a 16-story, 467,000 GSF steel and concrete framed structure that houses 14 Federal courtrooms and 21 chambers. ABBAE has been retained to

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

Nordstrom Store – Aventura, Florida

By |2018-01-11T11:28:29+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="43"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Callison Architects for leak investigation services of a Nordstrom Store located in Florida. ABBAE performed waterproofing for basement and roof of a Nordstrom Store #774 located at the Aventura Mall. The building is a 2-story steel framed structure with a concrete filled steel roof deck

Nordstrom Store – Ala Moana

By |2018-01-11T11:09:51+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="36"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) provided full-time construction monitoring for a large retail store. ABBAE provided construction monitoring services for the installation of a new built-up roofing system at the Nordstrom store at Ala Moana Shopping Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. The roof is approximately 70,000 SF covering 200,000 SF of retail space.

CPI Warehouse – Guam

By |2018-01-12T10:49:06+00:00December 9th, 2017|

  Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Gateside, Inc. for consulting engineering services for condition assessment and reporting of the roofing conditions of the CPI Warehouse roof systems in Barrigada, Guam. The CPI Warehouse is a one year old, 48,000 SF  Facility with the roof system that consists of an acrylic roof

Town Square Shopping Center

By |2018-01-11T11:06:20+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="35"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) performed a wide variety of architectural-engineering consulting services for the new construction of Town Square. Town Square is a commercial and retail complex consisting of 17 buildings including a parking structure, over 850,000 SF and a large parking structure. ABBAE provided waterproofing consulting and peer review services

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

Escondido Promenade

By |2018-01-11T11:13:41+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="38"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Federal Investment Realty Trust (FRIT) to provide building envelope leak investigation for Escondido Promenade located at 1266 Auto Park Way in Escondido, California. Escondido Promenade is a 222,000 SF shopping center, constructed in 1987. Significant water intrusion occurred after a facade renovation, a PVC

Wal-Mart Las Vegas

By |2018-01-11T11:15:50+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="39"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide full-time roof inspection services for all new construction of Wal-Mart stores in the Las Vegas metropolitan area. Wal-Mart Stores requires full-time roof inspection and construction monitoring at all new stores during construction throughout the greater Las Vegas area. ABBAE provided full and part-time

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

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

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 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

U.S. Embassy Compound – Helsinki, Finland

By |2017-12-19T06:46:16+00:00December 9th, 2017|

Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners to provide building envelope consulting services for the U.S Embassy Compound renovation and Chancery addition in Helsinki, Finland. The Department of States New Embassy Compound sits on three acres of land and consists of five buildings. ABBAE provided design consultation

NOAA Pacific Regional Center

By |2018-01-12T10:59:32+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="78"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provided third-party inspection and reporting services for the roof insulation for the NOAA Pacific Regional Center at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Honolulu Hawaii. The installation included the three-ply mechanically attached heat-welded modified bitumen mineral surfaced roofing system over an insulation layer by the roofing

City of Newport Beach – City Hall

By |2018-01-12T11:01:55+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="80"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Bohlin, Cywinski and Jackson Architects (BCJ) to provide building enclosure consulting services for the new City Hall Complex located in Newport Beach, California. The City of Newport Beach retained ABBAE to provide construction monitoring services for the building envelope. ABBAE worked with Bohlin Cywinski

Reno Post Office

By |2018-01-12T11:04:03+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="81"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of Reno to perform due diligence and property assessment services for the downtown Post Office. The Reno Post Office is a historical landmark, built in 1934 and is a good example of art-deco architecture. The City is investigating purchasing the building from

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,

University of Hawaii – Watanabe and Gilmore Hall ReRoof

By |2018-01-11T11:55:31+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="46"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the University of Hawai’i (UH) to provide investigation and remedial design services for two roof replacements on the main campus. ABBAE was retained by UH to perform investigative services for two buildings; Watanabe Hall and Gilmore Hall. Watanabe Hall contains the Department of Physics

University of Hawaii – Kapi’olani Community College

By |2018-01-11T11:57:04+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="47"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the University of Hawai’i at Manoa (UH) to provide investigation and replacement solutions for the existing roof systems on two campus buildings at Kapiolani Community College. ABBAE provided investigation, remedial design and construction phase services for the Koki’o and Kopiko Buildings, totaling approximately 9,000

University of Chicago Medical Center

By |2018-01-11T10:32:43+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="25"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by Rafael Vinoly Architects to provide waterproofing and roofing design and construction administration services for the University of Chicago for their new Hospital Pavilion in Chicago. The new hospital pavilion is an innovative patient care facility which will combine services currently located at multiple facilities

City of Thousand Oaks – 401 / 403 Hillcrest

By |2018-01-12T11:40:16+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="95"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the City of Thousand Oaks to provide water intrusion mitigation and solar photovoltaic (PV) design services for a City Building. The Conejo Recreation and Park District Building is a single story concrete building with a rooftop parking deck constructed in the 1970s. The building

USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park

By |2018-01-12T11:46:37+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="96"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc (ABBAE) developed and constructed a 178kW solar PV system on Pearl Harbor Naval Air Station for the USS Bowfin Submarine museum. ABBAE’s turnkey scope included permitting, design, engineering, construction management and financing of the installation of the 178kW roof mounted system. ABBAE used energy analysis and life cycle

City of Covina – Joslyn Senior Center

By |2018-01-12T11:35:34+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="94"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained to provide building envelope review and roofing systems evaluation for the Joslyn Senior Center in Covina, California. The Joslyn Center is a single-story wood-frame building with slab-on-grade concrete foundation. Exterior cladding is primarily cement plaster with wood siding and trim. Roof systems include a low-slope

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

Los Angeles Law Library

By |2018-01-12T11:31:42+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="92"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the Los Angeles County Law Library to provide investigation and assessment services of the library and top levels of an adjacent parking garage. The Law Library campus includes the original building, a six-story concrete structure completed in 1953 which contains administrative services and six

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

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

UC San Diego – Student Services Center

By |2018-01-11T12:38:08+00:00December 9th, 2017|

[sliderpro id="57"] Allana Buick & Bers, Inc. (ABBAE) was retained by the University of California San Diego (UCSD) to provide leak investigation services at the newly-constructed Student Services Center on the main campus. Completed and open for the fall of 2007, the five-story steel-frame building is over 100,000 SF and houses multiple departments including Financial

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