McGinnis Chen Associates
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McGinnis Chen Associates has been providing specialized building envelope consulting services to private, institutional and public sector clients since 1963. We deliver a complete range of architectural and engineering solutions and a wealth of construction knowledge to ensure our clients have all the information necessary to build, repair, or further develop their commercial and residential properties.

read more › MCA offers a wide variety of comprehensive services to ensure that our clients receive the best results possible. Whether new or existing construction, MCA is prepared to share our expertise in all areas of building enclosure consultations. A building enclosure, or building envelope, is a combination of exterior systems, assemblies and materials that work together to provide a waterproof shell which separates the interior from the exterior of the building or structure. MCA provides optimal solutions for building envelope challenges, by balancing performance, durability, constructability, and cost, through a collaborative process with the project Owner, Architect, Contractor team (OAC) and our office.

read more › We publish Architechnics to inform our clients and colleagues of some of the issues and problems we are addressing in our practice. By publishing technical articles and case studies, we hope to circulate information that can help practicing architects, building managers, and others in the building trade and related professions. Due to the unique nature of our practice, McGinnis Chen Associates Inc. is often the beneficiary of hindsight. That is, we are often asked to examine, analyze, and repair failed building systems, principally regarding the building envelope.

read more › Jeff serves as the President and Chief Operating and Technical Officer of MCA. He has special expertise in solving waterproofing problems in the building envelope, including below-grade components, windows, plaza decks, curtain walls, roof reconstruction and skylight assemblies. Jeff's project experience includes buildings in residential, public works, higher education, and commercial projects, as well as serving as an expert witness in litigation cases. Derek specializes in new construction design, remedial design, peer review, litigation investigation and expert witness services.

read more › We are looking for a motivated and proactive Intermediate Engineer/Architect with experience in waterproofing of various building envelope systems. The Candidate will provide project management and will contribute to the development of construction documents, details and specifications for remedial design and new construction consultation. The Candidate will conduct forensic field investigations, construction monitoring and condition assessments to produce technical reports for clients. The Intermediate Engineer/Architect will be providing construction contract administration for their projects.

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