STRATA & INSURANCE

In addition to design consulting for Mechanical, Electrical, Fire & Hydraulic services KAE provide Strata & insurance services as detailed below.

STRATA SERVICES

We undertake works on behalf of individual owners, strata committees, insurers, assessors and developers.

General Capabilities

  • Building inspections
  • Review of repair options,
  • Reporting,
  • Preparation of specifications,
  • Due diligence assessments
  • Supervision of remedial works.
  • Contractor Selection review
  • Quality Inspection of undertaken works
  • Contractor claim assessment reviews
  • Maintenance scheduling to ensure these statutory requirements are met, recorded and issued as necessary.

Forensic Analysis

  • Material Review (Thermal, water absorption etc)
  • Water movement due to water pressure or water tracking and determine cause (installation, deterioration or structural).
  • Technical reports
  • Remedial designs

PER DISCIPLINE CHECK LIST

     Hydraulics

  • Code Compliance
  • Ventilation
  • Balcony Hot Water Unit compliance
  • Drainage Issues
  • Water Pressure
  • Gas Pressure
  • Meter reviews to ensure equitable metering
  • Safety
  • Inadequate hot water flow
  • Energy reduction
  • Garden Irrigation & Re use of rainwater
  • Water proofing
  • Water Ingress
  • Expert Advice for Assessors, Insurers & Developers

     Electrical

  • Code Compliance
  • Smoke Sensors
  • Switch board Up-grades
  • Lighting & Controls
  • Power Supply Issues

     Fire

  • Code Compliance
  • Fire Indictor Panel Upgrades
  • Sprinkler Pump reviews

     Mechanical

  • Code Compliance
  • Ventilation to all areas
  • Car park analysis and design
  • Air Conditioning
  • Energy Reduction