June 11, 2021
Pie employs a diverse team of registered professional engineers and architects to help deliver solutions for long-lasting and high-performing buildings.
April 5, 2021
It is no secret that fires are one of the most devastating events that a building can sustain. Fire damage often brings pictures of soot and cosmetic damage to mind. If contained early, the damage can be limited to mostly cosmetic damage.
February 17, 2021
The experts at Pie Consulting & Engineering have seen it all when it comes to building enclosure damage and distress. In all cases, Pie assists its clients in determining which of these factors are responsible for the building damage and provides accurate and impartial resolutions to insurance claims.
January 20, 2021
We often talk about the building enclosure protecting us from the elements, raising images of rain, wind, hail, and other weather from above. But what about the elements below the building?
December 2, 2020
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.
November 5, 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.
September 30, 2020
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.
September 21, 2020
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.
August 27, 2020
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.
July 1, 2020
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.