Terracon’s goal is to develop and implement solutions and strategies to enhance building performance. Our licensed architects and engineers provide expert facility consulting services to public and private clients on all property types from retail shopping centers to high-rise office towers; military to manufacturing facilities; K-12 and higher education structures; and light industrial and data centers.
A typical building enclosure is comprised of a multitude of components and systems working together in a variety of ways to keep building occupants dry, warm, cool, safe, and secure. Terracon understands the intricacies associated with properly aligning materials, components, and systems to ensure increased building enclosure performance which ultimately will decrease your operating expenses.
If you own or manage building properties and related infrastructure, you face daily performance challenges. Buildings, parking garages, supporting structures, walkways, water features, roadways, surface parking areas, lighting fixtures, stadiums, auditoriums, arboretums, and green spaces are all components of a single building development or a multi-building campus. Terracon can assist you in investigating the cause or causes of a failure to these structures and make recommendations for corrective measures. The diagnostic services we provide typically include one or more of these tasks:
One of the largest challenges and expenses in maintaining any facility is found in the operation of energy-consuming systems, including heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC), interior and exterior lighting, domestic water service, and their distribution. Terracon’s facilities consultants are a highly regarded partner in assessing the condition and performance of your MEP systems and developing strategies to improve the efficiency and reliability of those systems.
As a commercial or industrial real estate investor, owner, or manager, at some point, you will need to finance, purchase, maintain or replace a facility or its systems. To make informed decisions on your real estate investment, it is prudent to secure a thorough analysis of the facility and its current and future needs. Terracon’s team of expert facility assessment professionals identify existing deficiencies and predict future system repairs and replacements. Our experts forecast the cost of facility maintenance and future capital expenditures effectively improving your position in the marketplace and allocating your limited operating capital.