We provide a thorough and cost-effective analysis of current building conditions, assist in prioritizing projects and also offer helpful suggestions to reach life-safety, code enforcement and compliance standards. Our goal in completing assessments is to help our clients understand a property and its associated risks in a clear and unambiguous manner.
To exemplify our core values, we have made it our goal at Brown & Associates to be the elite Building Safety Code Consulting firm. Throughout the years and vast experience in projects, we have established strong personal and professional relationships with other professionals in the industry. This solid relationship concept gives Brown & Associates the ability to provide the proper team to facilitate the needs of our client. We encourage our clients to approach us with their consulting needs that may fall outside of our services listed above.
Architectural – Accessibility – Electrical – Mechanical Plumbing – Structural - Civil – Model Energy – Life Safety Preliminary Plan Review Expedited Plan Review
Third Party Plan Reviews – Electronic Plan Review
Community safety and code compliance with project and jurisdictional adopted building codes, amendments and local ordinances guide our plan review process. We are experienced in reviewing design documents of all building types and occupancies and are able to provide discipline specific plan reviews while simultaneously managing numerous complex projects. Our plan review staff includes professional engineers, structural engineers, building officials, fire marshals, and ICC Certified professionals with many years of experience.
Brown & Associates provides full building inspection services. We can provide inspection services for a single project that presents unique complexities due to its construction or size, or we can provide enough staff to handle all the inspection services for an entire jurisdiction. Our ICC Certified building inspectors adhere to project and jurisdiction adopted codes and are dedicated to offering helpful mitigation suggestions to keep the project moving ahead.
Take advantage of our code experts and their expertise. Many of our staff is involved at the highest level of the building codes through commitment to various associations within our industry. We are involved in teaching classes, code development, and have served on numerous committees and boards for organizations in the building code enforcement industry. Available to represent your jurisdiction on large, highly-visible, or complicated projects, our engineers and plan examiners will provide unbiased recommendations and background information to help you and your staff make informed decisions on code-related issues or understandings.
Brown & Associates provides a range of services that you would expect from a quality consulting firm, and we do so on time, using the most advantageous management tools, but what truly sets us apart is our people. We combine multidisciplinary experience and expertise, technical excellence, and management proficiency to deliver flexible, practical solutions at the lowest possible cost.
We begin each project by acquitting a thorough understanding of our client’s objections for the proposed project. Our team is well-versed in applying the appropriate regulations to every project. Our staff has the necessary skills, licenses and certifications to perform these tasks in accordance with the acceptable practices. We ensure that our staff of consultants remain the best prepared, most knowledgeable and are outfitted with the most up-to-date technology. We employ a team approach to evaluating every project we undertake. What we do is as important as how we do it.
Our expertise in the building code environment helps to ensure a safe community. We provide accessibility plan review and inspection services to ensure design and construction conforms to Federal, State, and Local regulations of accessibility standards.