Building Science - Concrete Investigations & Restorations

  • Parking garages
  • Concrete cladding
  • Balconies

Project Case Studies

  • 10 The Driveway – Concrete Cladding Investigation and Restoration

    Ottawa, Ontario

    Building Description: The residential building located at 10 The Driveway in Ottawa was built circa 1960’s. The exterior cladding elements are made up of both fluted precast and cast-in-place concrete.

    Investigation Services (2013): Complete visual assessment of the precast and cast-in-place concrete elements, included an assessment of the precast cladding anchorage and a partial balcony survey. The investigation included development of a repair programs, estimated costs, and scheduling.

    Project Management Services (2014): Development and administration of tender documents and ongoing site review. Scope of work included precast and cast-in-place reinforced concrete repairs, including repairs to the precast concrete fluted elements, cast-in-place balcony slabs and balustrades, and cast-in-place exposed columns. The scope of work also included a complete sealant renewal program.