When buildings experience water intrusion or other enclosure deficiencies, it can be quite a mystery figuring out what is happening behind the walls. Pie has decades of experience in forensic investigations and utilizes a variety of technologies to help diagnose issues and recommend repairs.
Press Release Archive for 2020
Whether damage occurs from a severe weather event or a design or construction related defect, Pie offers an evidence-based, impartial assessment to advise on causation and recommended repairs when issues arise.
From hail, to wind, to snow events, Pie’s insurance clients see a variety of busy storm seasons. Pie works closely with many local and national insurance companies to provide responsive claims and construction consulting services.
On August 27, 2020, Pie posted an update on the Iowa Derecho that devastated the Midwest two-weeks earlier. The response to this event by the insurance industry was swift as usual and with it, Pie has provided timely insurance claims consulting. Now, more than six weeks since the event, as the world has shifted its attention to other news, the effects of this event lingers.
The unfortunate, yet common outcome from this and other severe storms, is the displacement of people from the normalcy of their daily lives. Compounded by the constraints of the current pandemic, this displacement occurs at a time when people are simply looking for a break.
Getting older isn’t so bad… especially with new senior living communities embracing the “aging in place model” and offering a myriad of amenities for senior residents. These residential buildings go beyond the average apartment amenities and make a convenient lifestyle within walking distance a reality for seniors.
Since 1999, Pie Consulting & Engineering has provided building science expertise on many state and local government building projects throughout the United States and Internationally.
Pie Consulting & Engineering provides building enclosure consulting & commissioning (BECx), performance testing & monitoring, forensic assessments, and repair design services for mission critical projects across the U.S. and internationally.
Over the past few years, many cities across the nation have experienced rapid growth. Pie has helped our clients keep up with this demand for urban living by providing valuable building enclosure consulting services.
Throughout our history, Pie Consulting & Engineering has provided building science expertise to ensure building enclosure performance even in the harshest conditions.