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 building owner to provide building envelope consulting services, investigating water intrusion and damage caused by wind-driven rain. Leaks were occuring at EIFS panel joints, window wall systems, plaza decks, metal roof system and terrace areas. Included in the scope of work was damage assessment to the interiors affected by water intrusion.
ABBAE also provided a cost estimate for repairs and a report that addressed bulding code and construction deficiencies.