Carole A. Cummings

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Project Manager, Building Science Group

Education


University of Texas at Austin – Austin, Texas
B.S. Architectural Engineering, 2004

Registrations and Certifications


EIT/FE in Texas
WR Grace Preprufe® Waterproofing System Installation and Inspection
ATC-20 Training: Post-Earthquake Safety Evaluation of Buildings
ATC-45 Training: Post-Earthquake Safety Evaluation of Buildings after Wind Storms and Floods
OSHA 10-Hour Safety Training: Construction Safety and Health
NYC DOB Suspended Scaffold Safety Training

Areas of Expertise


Below-Grade and Plaza Deck Waterproofing
Sealants, Coatings, and Water Repellents
Quality Assurance Consulting on New and Rehabilitation Projects
Repair and Rehabilitation Design
Masonry and Terra Cotta Façade Assessment
Water Infiltration Investigation and Testing
Historic Preservation
Litigation Consulting and Peer Review
Structural Instrumentation, Testing, and Monitoring (non-destructive and destructive)

Biography


Carole’s range of expertise includes building enclosure consulting and enclosure commissioning services; forensic investigations; construction observations for rehabilitation of historic buildings and structures; destructive and non-destructive testing; condition surveys; building envelope assessments, including field performance testing; technical report preparation; and quality assurance consulting for both new and rehabilitation projects. During her career, Carole has assisted in the submittal review process for several large commercial, institutional, and high-rise residential projects. She also has experience in quality assurance consulting of façades and roofing systems. Prior to joining Pie, Carole served as a consultant for a leading national engineering firm in New York City, specializing in diagnosis and repair design for building enclosure failures in contemporary and historic buildings.