MCE provided expert engineering witness services for the detailed review of over forty-five items. The case requested $25 million dollars and settled for $6.1 million.
MCE’s scope of services included providing a complete investigation and analysis of the existing structure in order to determine the cause of the problems and provide options for remediation.
For this five-story building, MCE provided a complete investigation and analysis of the existing structure in order to determine the cause of problems and provide options for remediation. MCE reviewed the original construction documents and construction administration documentation. The final phase of this project consisted of providing the owner with several options for remediation. Options included strengthening deficient elements within the structure, and also options for demolition or partial demolition and reconstruction. Additionally, cost estimates for each option were provided for assistance in determining the option that would provide the greatest benefit-cost ratio for the owner.
MCE’s scope of services includes providing complete investigative, analysis and remediation services of existing structures in order to identify causes of problems and options for remediation. Cost estimates of options are also prepared to determine the greatest benefit cost ratio for the owner.