Seismic upgrading – approximately 4 projects involving highly specialized seismic upgrading to buildings and structures to ready them for earthquake tolerances. These upgrades were very extensive and the work typically involves upgrades from underground soil conditions to the structural elements. An example is seismic upgrade Tupper Secondary School in Vancouver, BC.
Building Envelope repairs, Lower Mainland, BC – approximately 5 projects involving the extensive repairs, replacement, and renovations of buildings requiring exterior envelope repair. Work requires the removal of the exterior skin of the building, replacement of any interior finishes, replacement of damaged structural components, and the replacement of the exterior skin and warehouses.