Condo Project – Field Testing for Water Penetration Resistance

Recon spent time on-site with the project team providing field quality control testing of installed windows and sliding glass doors for water leakage in order to confirm that the products as well as the means and methods of installation were working to keep water out of the building.

We all know its going to rain, preparing for it is key.
We all know its going to rain, preparing for it is key.

The time spent evaluating the newly installed systems in various openings provided crucial feedback that will allow for the delivery of a watertight building envelope.

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Teamwork delivers a watertight building envelope.
Teamwork delivers a watertight building envelope.

Recon is available to provide the same field quality control testing on your project.

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Give us a call to hear more about our flexible and affordable testing services.

Building Envelope Quality Control for Multi-Family Projects

Recon welcomes the opportunity to join a project team and provide a watchful eye to the quality of the installation of building envelope components.

A lot is going on as trades work their way through the construction schedule.

Our focus is on the details that sometimes slip through the cracks and result in latent defects.

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By providing periodic site visits, Recon empowers your team to hold trades accountable & deliver the highest quality building envelope.

Third Party Quality Control

Our delivery of information regarding these periodic examinations is always communicated to on-site personnel in person as well as via a written report.

Multi Family Building Envelope

If your project can benefit from having a fresh set of eyes that is focused on delivery of a watertight building envelope, give Recon a call.

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Field Quality Control Testing & Consulting

Confirming The Installation: Multi-Family Window Field Quality Control Testing

Recon partners with many contractors across Central Florida to ensure the success of its skilled craftsmen is documented during the construction of Multi-Family apartments.

By applying the ASTM E-1105 test procedure on a job site early on in the project, the waterproofing details and workmanship can be confirmed to be delivering a watertight building envelope at the window openings.

Apartment Window Testing
Testing A Completed Operable Window

 

Sealant, flashing and mull details get subjected to conditions that demonstrate the job is being done correctly and well.

Window Testing
Confirming Mulled Operable Window Installation Success

Documentation of the successful testing is always provided in report form.

 

To learn more about how our affordable and easy going approach to Field QC Testing can benefit your team, give us a call.

 

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Storefront System – Field Quality Control Testing for Water Penetration

Recon recently completed testing on a Medical Center in Central Florida to determine the success of the installation of the Storefront Windows.  The testing revealed an issue were the head flashing joined to EFIS.  By performing testing, the issue will be resolved during construction.Recon Field Quality Control Testing

Recon is available for ASTM E 1105 Field Testing on your project.

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Recon Independent Assessments, LLC

Building Envelope Consulting Group

Recon Independent Assessments is a Small Business, operating as a building envelope consulting firm and third party testing agency that specializes in keeping your exterior building envelope watertight.

New High School Construction
New High School Construction

Our consultants are experienced specialists who work closely with clients to protect their interests and help provide cost-effective results. Our services include building envelope design review and specification review, investigation of building envelope failures, development of repair solutions, in field water infiltration testing, quality control services, and expert witness and litigation assistance.

New Medical Office Construction
New Medical Office Construction

Field testing of installed systems is typically performed according to the AAMA 502, AAMA 503, or ASTM E-1105 standards. Recon believes field testing of installed fenestration and glazing during construction is critical to ensuring the building envelope is watertight.

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University Facilities Water Intrusion Investigation

Field quality control examinations and associated field testing helps to ensure that building owners and occupants are delivered a sustainable environment. A well constructed building envelope will also reduce maintenance costs over the life of the structure.

New Federal Facility Construction
New Federal Facility Construction

Recon Independent Assessments is very flexible due to it’s size and is available to deploy to projects nationwide. Our pricing is ultra competitive due to our smaller operation’s lower overhead.

To request a proposal, contact us at 407-948-4983

Building Envelope Consulting & Testing
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