IBT Bill Wolmuth
IBT Independent Buildin Technology
Areas Of Expertise
Services Offered
Recent Work
Testing Services
Contact Information

Curtain walling: stick, unitised
& panelised systems

Services routinely undertaken on new projects include:

  • technical vetting of specifications to check that they are deliverable without being unduly lenient
  • technical vetting of curtain walling tenders
  • assisting with value engineering
  • reviewing curtain walling specialist's drawings
  • attending design meetings when required
  • reviewing standard system laboratory test reports
  • advising on project specific laboratory testing
  • reviewing project specific laboratory test method statements
  • attending project specific laboratory testing
  • acting as independent witness for laboratory testing if required
  • assisting with preparation of a glass risk assessment for the proposed glass configurations
  • technical vetting of the proposed glass supplier(s)
  • vetting glass processing for project
  • vetting curtain walling fabrication for project
  • advising site staff in essential checks and hold points
  • undertaking periodic checks of on-site quality control
  • ad-hoc support to project teams as and when required

Services on existing building envelopes include:

  • condition surveys as a part of planned maintenance
  • due diligence surveys when buildings are being purchased
  • defect investigations
  • glass related inspections and investigations
  • expert witness services in the event of litigation

[ Back to Areas of Expertise]