1.CONSTRUCTION CLAIM SERVICES AND FORENSIC ENGINEERING
1.1 OUR PURPOSE
The purpose of the forensic engineering is to determine the cause or causes of failure or damage and to determine appropriate remedial solutions to repair,maintain and extend the life of infrastructures.Advanced Engineering Solutions has considerable expertise and experience in the investigation, assessment and rectification of various infrastructures. AES has carried out numerous such investigations where we have recommended practical and cost-effective solutions and rectification works.
2 DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES
2.1 INVESTIGATIONS & REPORTING
We provide forensic engineering investigation services to all industries and sectors including construction, Legal, insurance and banking. We also provide our services to both private and public sectors. We specialize in the areas of Structural, Civil and Geotechnical engineering, but also have affiliated Mechanical, Electrical and Hydraulic engineering capabilities. Impartial and comprehensive investigations are undertaken by experienced forensic engineers to assist our clients with problems and issues encountered with all infrastructure elements. Advanced Engineering Solutions conducts inspections of all types of infrastructure elements [including houses [ multi-residential, commercial and industrial], bridges, and Pavement structures], and provides inspection reports and associated advice. As part of our Forensic engineering investigation services, Advanced Engineering Solutions can assess, determine and provide expert opinion on the cause of defects and damage
2.2 REMEDIATION METHODOLOGY & REPAIR ADVICE
In addition to our investigation expertise, Advanced Engineering Solutions can formulate appropriate and practical remediation works and repair solutions. Scope of Works and appropriate design and drawings can be prepared for costing purposes, for approval purposes or for construction purposes.
2.3 EXPERT WITNESS, REPORTS & CONSTRUCTION DISPUTE ADVICE
Advanced Engineering Solutions is a leading provider of expert report and expert witness services in relation to construction disputes and litigation. We provide professional, ethical and pragmatic advice to our clients and pride ourselves on being proactive and flexible in finding solutions that assist in the resolution of construction disputes.
2.4 DISASTER RESPONSE
We provide investigative services for fire, flood, earthquake and storm damage. Disaster response engineering can be as dangerous and critical as the disaster itself. We are experienced in providing rapid response nationwide to make safe scenarios to enable emergency services access. Our expert team conduct structural surveys of damaged structures and assess them for structural adequacy.
2.5 DUE DILIGENCE & DILAPIDATION SURVEY REPORTS
Advanced Engineering Solutions undertakes condition surveys of all types of infrastructure elements, for the purpose of a preparation of a Due Diligence Report.This report enables the development of maintenance plans or appropriate work schedules. Dilapidation survey reports is a record of the condition of infrastructures and documents the damage and defects to enable evaluation of pre and post construction condition. Our dilapidation reports clearly and concisely catalogue defects to allow a comparative and determine any damage caused due to nearby construction activity.