Services

Structural Design and Analysis is provided in accordance with defined design parameters, project specifications, and accepted industry standards. Areas of expertise include

Engineering Services

Curtainwall Framing

and associated anchorage/support assemblies

Blast Analysis of Glazing Assemblies

by dynamic SDOF and/or static equipment methods.

Light Gage Metal

framing for the support of window wall systems, metal panels and natural stone.

Structural Steel

utilized in the support of glazing assemblies.

Glass

design for monolithic, igu and laminated main plates, psg bracket assemblies, glass floors, handrail/guardrails.

Inserts and Embeds

design with non-linear deflection and membrane stress analysis.

Specialty Product

design for skylights, sunscreens, and canopy applications.

Natural Stone

design with safety factor evaluation, anchorage review and finite element modeling.

Code Evaluation

for the determination of applicable wind and seismic design forces, as well as the interpretation of inter-story drift requirements.

Drafting Services

Curtain Walls

Stick and unitized with associated anchorage and differential movement provisions

Storefronts

Screw spline, shear block, interior, exterior

Entrances

Swing doors, sliders, auto-sliders, movable partitions

Window Walls

Ribbon windows, slab-edge covers, inside/outside glazing

Specialty Products

Skylights, slope glazing, canopies, etc.

Sunshades

Layouts to determine cut lengths, blade locations and attachment methods

Windows

Fixed, operable, commercial and heavy commercial