We have prepared this list for you to follow to help you properly manage your construction project. This process may be applied to any sized projects. In fact, engineers and project managers apply this process daily, from the smallest home renovation to the largest construction project. Stage 1: Planning The Idea: The first step of… Continue Reading Construction Checklist
Finding the right contractor for your project is an important step for your construction project. Below is a list of contractors and trades in Brockville and the surrounding area. No matter which general contractor you use we will work with them to ensure that your project is designed safely and efficiently with our guiding principles… Continue Reading General Contractors in Brockville
In Part 11: Renovations of the Ontario Building Code there are some clauses that may help you during the design and planning of your project. Follow the link to learn more. Continue Reading Are you Renovating? Part 11 of the Ontario Building Code
The Ontario Building Code has special provisions for Renovating. If you have a renovation coming up then you may be interested. An accompanying article to explain Part 11 is coming soon. Continue Reading Ontario Building Code Part 11: Renovations
Using a Trimble SX10 3D laser scanner we produced a detailed point cloud of this cottage in Rideau Lakes, Ontario. The difficult terrain made typical workflows not possible. By using Trimble Scan Essentials we imported the 3D point cloud into Sketchup to create a 3D model.
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Structural Home Inspections
If you suspect something is wrong with your house then it’s time to have an engineer do an inspection. Our engineer is skilled in common residential building design and construction. Some common areas of concern are cracked concrete basement floors and cracked concrete foundation walls.
New Construction, Additions and Renovations
When you are building a new house or it’s time for an addition and renovation then have an engineer assist you with the design and planning. You will require a building permit for your local government which will require drawings of your designs submitted. Don’t risk having your application denied, have an engineer assist you.
Ontario Building Code Design and Review
Structures are required to be designed under the Ontario Building Code. Harness the experience of an engineer to assist you with your design under the Building Code.
Retaining walls over 1 meter or 3 feet high have to be designed by an engineer. These extremely important structures are designed to stringent safety requirements. If you require a new retaining wall or have to repair an existing one, make sure to have the design approved by a professional engineer.
Drafting and 3D Modelling
Ensure you have the design you are looking for by using the latest in 3-dimensional modelling techniques. This will eliminate all of the guess work that comes with reading traditional plans. If you have a big project coming up, ask about our drafting services.
House Structural Engineer
We provide structural engineering services for homes and residential projects.
- Foundation Inspections
- Framing Reviews
- Sagging floors and undersized beams.
- 3D Modelling and Design
- Constructability and visualization modelling.
- Decks and porches.
Full Custom Home Design
- Full Housing Plans
- Building Permit Drawings