Building Project Services

Our aim is for architects, contractors and clients to get it right – first time.

Many of the construction defects and building code non-compliances seen in the NZ construction industry could have been substantially reduced or totally eliminated if an independent set of eyes and ears had been engaged to review plans and specifications and/or monitor works on site.

Building project Right First Time

Construction project services & building performance

We are able to provide a wide range of construction project services to our clients, encompassing the full range of construction activities from design activities, to on site testing, remediation and observation of building work and expert witness in dispute resolution.

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Expert Witness & Dispute Resolution

Expert Witness & Dispute Resolution

If you find yourself in the unfortunate position of being in a legal dispute regarding construction issues, it is likely that the other party will engage a construction professional to prepare evidence and act for them as an independent expert. We attend at formal legal proceedings to present expert evidence in support of claimants or defendants in construction-related disputes, including commercial lease building condition disputes.

Weathertight Design and Modelling

Weathertight Design and Modelling

 It is common for weathertight detailing on plans and specifications to be missing one or more critical details which relate to weathertight performance, or to be drawn and specified incorrectly, even after a building consent has been issued and work has started on site. Our knowledge and experience in weathertight assessment and design give us the ability to assess and design…

Clerk of Works Inspections

Clerk of Works Inspections

We carry out Clerk of Works, Building Code Compliance or Quality Assurance duties including full time or intermittent construction site observation to ensure compliance with the building consent, building code and quality of work. By engaging a Clerk of Works you enroll a separate set of eyes and ears to the project who can be engaged on a full time or…

Timber Frame Assessments

Timber Frame Assessments

Timber frame assessment and decay identification during remediation projects. We are qualified and experienced in the identification of decayed timber requiring replacement during the remediation of leaky buildings.

Homestar Design and Assessment

Homestar Design and Assessment

Reveal Building Consultants are New Zealand Green Building Council (NZGBC) Homestar Assessors, meaning we can design and assess designs for compliance with the NZGBC Homestar rating system, and assess existing buildings for…

Passive House Consultant | Energy Consultancy

Passive House Consultant | Energy Consultancy

Certified Passive House buildings have excellent indoor air quality, are warm and comfortable all year round in all rooms with little heating energy input, and are low cost to operate. They are the buildings of the future….

Air permeability (Blower door) testing

Air permeability (Blower door) testing

We are able to measure the air leakage (infiltration) of a building enclosure using our Minneapolis model 4 blower door and DG-1000 digital pressure gauge. The benefits of identifying and remedying air leakage points in the envelope of a building include…

Fenestration Joinery testing

Fenestration Joinery testing

Through thorough testing methods, we’re able to identify areas of water ingress through the joinery or the junction with the surrounding structure, if any occurs during testing. It’s important to get a building consultant involved as early as possible to test the window or door installation and save on unforeseen costs or time delays further into the project.

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