What we do

Catastrophe Response Team

Property assessment and damage reports for insurance companies and government agencies.

CLIENTS

  • Insurance companies
  • Government agencies
  • Private firms

EXPERIENCE

  • CAT team developed after Hurricane María in 2017
  • Structural Engineering team expanded after Jan 2020 earthquakes
  • Completion of more than 3,000 engineering reports and estimates
  • Reports for residences, condominia and commercial properties.

HEALTH CARE FACILITY MANAGEMENT

SERVICES

  • Planning and management of capital improvement programs (CIP)
  • Bid process structure and controls
  • Development and validation of operation and maintenance manuals
  • Performance of environmental, health and safety inspections
  • Assessment and continuity of code-complying operations
  • American Hospital Association (AHA) Healthcare Facility Manager (HCFM) certification to be obtained for Q3 of 2020
  • Manage maintenance program for buildings, equipment, utilities & grounds
  • Manage engineering information systems (e.g., fire alarm system, building automation system, PM/WO system).
  • Operation and maintenance of HVAC systems, Life safety, medical and electrical systems

CERTIFICATION

  • American Hospital Association (AHA) Healthcare Facility Manager (HCFM) certification to be obtained for Q3 of 2020

SITE DEVELOPMENT & PERMITING

SERVICES

  • Site Design
  • Site Construction Management
  • Agency endorsements and development project plans
  • High-and-Best-Use Analysis
  • Existing-Project-Optimization Analysis
  • Construction permiting
  • Use
  • All other permits from agencies

ARCHITECTURE

We are committed to designing projects that respond to our clients’ needs in innovative ways, and that provide comfort, quality and functionality.

SERVICES

  • Design Development
  • Permit Services
  • 3D Visualization (Rendering)
  • Digital 3D Modeling
  • Modeling
  • Project Presentations
  • Software: Autodesk, Autocad, Lumion, Revit, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom

STRUCTURAL BUILDING ASSESSMENT

TCM Group has structural engineers and civil construction experts who jointly analyze the condition and improvements necessary for earthquake-resistant structure certification. The procedure includes non-invasive field tests including scanning steel distribution and concrete compressibility tests. This information is processed and analyzed to verify the structural integrity of the property.

SERVICES

  • Structural Analysis & Seismic Evaluation of Existing Structure
  • Structural mathematical model.
  • General assessment of the state of the structure
  • Description of relevant structural damage
  • Determination of the properties of the site
  • Field Data
  • Compression Resistance Analysis with the Schmidt Hammer.
  • Steel X-ray: HILTI FERROSCAN
  • General training on the following aspects of Hilti “PS 300 Ferroscan”:
    • Quickscan Functionality
    • Quickscan Recording Functionality
    • Imagescan Functionality

DRONES

MATRICE 210 RTK V2

SERVICES

  • Power-line Inspections
  • Tower Mapping and photograph
  • Site and Building Mapping and photograph
  • Inspection
  • Measurements