Reveal Building Consultants Limited provides professional building consultancy services to owners, insurers, tenants, architects, designers and lenders of residential and commercial buildings.

Pro-actively identify defects, check for building code compliance and quality of construction work.

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  • Building Defects Diagnosis
  • Building Condition Surveys to identify existing defects before construction work begins
  • Building Condition Surveys and preparation of photographic schedules of condition to record the condition of a property at the start, during the term and at the end of a lease to be used as a reference document during the currency and termination of a commercial lease
  • Weathertight Building Surveys to identify existing and future potential points of water ingress and prepare scope of remediation for leaky buildings
  • Measured Building Surveys to record the construction of existing buildings and producing as-built plans and elevations
  • Building Maintenance Surveys and preparation of forward maintenance plans to assist in building maintenance cost forecasting
  • Disabled Access Surveys to assess building code compliance for people with disabilities
  • 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
  • Full Contract Administration of construction projects including acting as engineer to the contract under formal construction contracts
  • Weathertight design for unusual or non-standard areas of construction, including for leaky buildings
  • Preparation of plans and specifications and obtaining building consents for recladding buildings including 2D and 3D CAD details
  • Review of plans and specifications for building code compliance
  • Timber framing assessment and decay identification during recladding projects of leaky buildings
 

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  • Building Code Compliance, for example assessing and resolving section 95a letters, outstanding Code Compliance Certificate (CCC) issues and notices to fix from council
  • Assessment of construction work to identify building defects, consequential damage, remedial work requirements and preparation of reports and brief of evidence to be used in legal proceedings to settle disputes
  • Attendance at formal legal proceedings to present expert evidence in support of claimants or defendants in construction related disputes, including leaky building disputes and commercial lease building condition disputes
  • Reviewing plans and specifications for compliance with the building code

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  • 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.
  • Contract administration under formal contracts such as NZS 3910: 2013 - Construction, NZS 3916: 2013 – Design and Construct, NZS 3917: 2013 – Fixed Term Contract.
  • Weathertight design for unusual or non-standard areas of construction.
  • Preparation of plans and specifications and obtaining building consents for recladding residential buildings including 2D and 3D CAD details.
  • Review of plans and specifications for building code compliance
  • Timber frame assessment and decay identification during remediation projects.
 

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7a/65 Paul Mathews Road
North Harbour, Auckland 0632
Email: enquiries@revealbc.nz
Dave: 021400579
Nick: 0276375441

Latest News

Major structural failures of Schools in Scotland due to lack of Clerk of Works

Over the last few years construction work at many Schools in Scotland has been carried out under Public Finance Initiative Schemes (PFI), where the building contractor self-certifies their own work as being to the correct standard and quality, without being subject to external monitoring or inspection.  This is a model of financing public construction projects that has become common in many countries since it was first developed in UK and AUstralia.  Many of these schools have suffered serious structural failures in the last few years and have needed major re-construction or repair, causing serious disruption to schools and an unexpected additional financial cost.

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