Building Engineering

IMS provides planning, programming, design and program project and construction management services to private and municipal clients for a wide range of end uses; including commercial offices and industrial, healthcare, educational, retail leisure, transportation, parking, government and military facilities.

Our building professionals work closely with architects and other engineering specialists to define and refine a client's building requirements within the context of cost, quality, functionality and aesthetics.

Our goal is to develop a safe and cost effective solutions derived from an optimum balance of relevant engineering aspects.

Building Services

Mechanical Engineering Plumbing
Building Inspection Services Structural Audits & Management
Fire Protection Services Facility Assessments
Structural Engineering Structural Audits & Managment
Structural Investigative Reports Demolition Planning
Heating, Cooling, Ventilation & Air Conditoning Structural Analysis & Rehabilitation


Core Capabilities


Structural Engineering

 

Structure is the underlying foundation of live, exhibited in our skeletal frame and the seams in our clothing.  It is in molecular compounds such as table salt, in  the walls of our homes and offices, and in the welds of our automobiles. As such, IMS is determined to provide its clients with rock-solid structural  designs that utilize cost-effective, constructional techniques and creative, inspired detailing as needed to help owners and architects make their thoughts and ideas a reality.
Services are listed below:
  • Structural engineering services to produce construction documents
  • Construction phase services
  • Construction plans and design documents
  • Technical specification production
  • Soil test review
  • Civil, Structural and landscaping coordination

MEP Capabilities

  

Our engineers have extensive experience designing MEP systems for new construction and renovations, as well as upgrades to existing MEP systems.  The combined professional engineering experience of our team covers a wide spectrum of specialized knowledge and includes schools, offices, churches, computer centers, manufacturing and governmental projects. Services are listed below: 
  • MEP systems evaluation and re-commissioning
  • Energy studies and audits
  • Due diligence studies for real estate transactions
  • Economic evaluations of alternative MEP systems
  • Preparation of requests for proposals from contractors
  • Bid evaluations
  • Construction administration services
  • Field investigation and documentation of existing MEP systems

Construction Engineering

 

Our experienced construction professionals provide effective leadership, sharp attention to detail and a valued partnership you can count on throughout the life cycle of your project.
IMS develops construction management teams based on each client's specific needs and project requirements by providing effective project leadership in the following service areas: 
  • Contract Review and Negotiations    
  • Change Order Analysis
  • Construction Design Reviews
  • Bid Phase Management
  • Cost Estimating and Evaluations
  • Productivity Analysis
  • Value Engineering and Earned Value Management
  • Dispute Avoidance and Resolution
  • Project Control Systems
  • Inspection and Quality Assurance
  • Construction and Project Training