BSAE, CU-Boulder ‘06
Certified Infrared Thermographer, Level II, Certified Building Envelope Inspector-BESI Certified Third Party EIFS Inspector, Quality Control & Moisture Analyst
Ryan has experience in numerous areas of building design and construction, he is particularly knowledgeable in the area of building envelope systems, including air and moisture management. Ryan performs third-party peer review of construction documents to identify critical issues as they relate to the building envelope components. He also performs forensic investigations to evaluate existing residential and commercial buildings, determines the existence of non-compliant construction that is in violation of applicable building code requirements and industry standards, identifies resultant damages, and provides repair recommendations for private homeowners, homeowners associations, and commercial property owners. Ryan is certified as a Building Envelope Inspector (BEC-2), a Level II Infrared Thermographer, and a third party EIFS Inspector and Moisture Analyst. He has extensive experience performing testing of building components in accordance with industry test standards, including ASTM E1105.
BSAE, CU Boulder ‘12
Paul W has experience in all stages of construction, from design, planning, and estimating to field engineering, forensic investigations, and testing. Through his professional and academic experience, Paul has acquired the expertise to conduct building envelope investigations and evaluations and to compose construction and design compliance reports. He has a working knowledge of the building codes and industry standards, which guide and govern construction projects. Paul has also passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
BSCE, CSM, ’05
HAAG Certified Roof Inspector
Sarah has design experience in both the civil field and building science, performing building envelope observations, including evaluations of EIFS, stucco, stone veneer, natural stone, brick, and hardboard and vinyl siding, sealants, moisture management, windows, roofing, and parking garages. She is also a HAAG Certified Roof Inspector. Her observations throughout Colorado include code compliance and damage assessments for litigation purposes, as well as quality assurance for rehabilitation projects. Her design experience aids both her familiarity with code compliance and rehabilitation design. Design expertise includes site planning and layout, ADA, grading, utility design, drainage studies, and building envelope and roofing repairs. Before coming to SBSA, Sarah worked in civil land development design for single-family attached and detached, multi-family, mixed-use, and commercial properties throughout the Denver Metro area.]
BSCE, UC ‘03
Steven has six years of experience in leading, planning, executing, testing, and commissioning intricate building envelope systems. He also has more than ten years of experience leading and executing complex commercial construction projects in the higher education, healthcare, and gaming sectors.
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