This seminar is designed for engineers, architects, or technologists working in the field of building science. It is specifically intended for professionals who must deal with the assessment of existing residential, commercial, or institutional structures, as well as the preparation of contingency plans based on those assessments.
This seminar has no prerequisites; however, a background in building science or investigative architecture or engineering is recommended.
- Methodology of Conducting a Building Condition Assessment
- The Building Structure Assessment
- The Building Envelope Assessment
- HVAC and Plumbing
- Case Studies
President, BEST Consultants Martin Gerskup Architect Inc. (Ontario) and BEST Consultants Building Science Engineering Inc. (British Columbia)
Martin is a member of the Architectural Institute of British Columbia and the Ontario Association of Architects, and has taught as an Assistant Adjunct Professor and tutor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design, and for the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Ryerson University.
Martin has 30 years of experience in the field of building condition assessments and reserve fund studies, and has worked on well over 1,000 buildings and structures.