Building Enclosure Science (BES) is a full-service building envelope consulting firm, with specific market expertise in construction litigation consultation. Our professional background in investigation, forensic testing, repair design, and construction cost estimating allows our knowledge leaders to provide accurate and highly relevant assistance to the legal teams we support. BES Principals have combined experience of more than 65 years through all phases of construction litigation. Our team represents a wide cross-section of specialization in varying building systems.

Principals and technical experts at BES provide in-depth consultation for construction-related legal matters including file review, investigation and testing, forensic cost estimation, and detailed applicable reporting. BES has extensive experience throughout all phases of legal proceedings, including discovery, negotiation, reporting, depositions, and expert testimony.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Roofing, cladding, fenestrations, foundations, below-grade waterproofing
  • Standard of care
  • Costing
  • Repair design

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