SPECIAL INSPECTIONS

Every construction project in New York City requires Special Inspections for all materials, equipment, installation, fabrication, erection or placement of components and connections to verify that work is being done in accordance with the code, approved plans, and specifications. Special Inspections must be performed by qualified Special Inspectors on behalf of a Special Inspection Agency

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Relevant Experience

  • Nomura Securities International

    Nomura relocated their corporate headquarters from the world financial center to world wide plaza. The project consisted of a 900,000 Sffit-out and associated infrastructure upgrade to support their critical systems and cooling needs. Nomura's trading business demanded redundant backup power and cooling systems to ensure seamless service. skyline Engineering served as the single, primary, all inclusive special inspection agency, and was able to accommodate the aggressive infrastructure and fit out phases.

    • LOCATION
    • World Wide Plaza 825 Eighth Avenue Floors B2-28
    • ARCHITECT
    • Gensler
    • ENGINEER
    • Jaros, Baum, & Bolles (Mep) - Gilsany Murray Steficek (Structural)
    • CONTRACTOR
    • Turner Interiors

    Nomura Securities International

    Nomura relocated their corporate headquarters from the world financial center to world wide plaza. The project consisted of a 900,000 Sffit-out and associated infrastructure upgrade to support their critical systems and cooling needs. Nomura's trading business demanded redundant backup power and cooling systems to ensure seamless service. skyline Engineering served as the single, primary, all inclusive special inspection agency, and was able to accommodate the aggressive infrastructure and fit out phases.

    • LOCATION
    • World Wide Plaza 825 Eighth Avenue Floors B2-28
    • ARCHITECT
    • Gensler
    • ENGINEER
    • Jaros, Baum, & Bolles (Mep) - Gilsany Murray Steficek (Structural)
    • CONTRACTOR
    • Turner Interiors
  • One World Observatory WTC Tower 1

    Positioned on top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, on levels 100, 101, and 102 of the 1,776 foot tall One World Trade Center building, One World ObservatoryTM provides unique, panoramic views of New York City, its most iconic sites, and surrounding waters. Challenges of the project included steel and concrete for new ramps, new escalator, fireproofing, firestopping, and dedicated HVAC systems.

    • LOCATION
    • WTC Tower 1 Floors 100-102 New York, NY
    • ARCHITECT
    • Montroy Anderson DeMarco
    • ENGINEER
    • WSP Group AMA Consulting Engineers
    • CONTRACTOR
    • JRM Construction
  • QPS

    iQPS is a 44 story out of the ground residential building located in Long Island City. Skyline Engineering is providing the full scope of special inspection services for this extensive project located in LIC. The building rests on a foundation of drilled caissons, is of steel reinforced concrete construction, curtain wall system, MEP infrastructure, and retail.

    • LOCATION
    • New Building - 23-01 42nd Road Long Island City, N.Y.
    • ARCHITECT
    • Hodges Architecture
    • ENGINEER
    • Desimone Consulting Engineers, MG Engineering, Philip Habib & Associates, Langan Engineering
    • CONTRACTOR
    • Property Markets Group - JDS Development
  • Eataly - 4 WTC

    It looks as if the World Trade Center will be embracing the Italian part of the world a little bit more.
    Eataly will be opening a second New York Italian food emporium at 4 World Trade Center this spring. This 41,000 square foot restaurant fit out was challenging in many ways. This was a small project with all the inspections of a large project. Welding, UT testing, high strength bolting, concrete, masonry, fireproofing, mechanical, plumbing, electrical and fire alarm inspections.

    • LOCATION
    • WTC Tower 4 New York, NY
    • ARCHITECT
    • Studios Architecture
    • ENGINEER
    • WSP MEP WSP Structural
    • OWNERS REP
    • Lehrer
  • Zuma NYC Restaurant

    Zuma is bringing its internationally acclaimed style of modern Japanese cuisine to New York this fall. This renowned London restaurant has successfully launched 7 outposts throughout the world, including Hong Kong, Dubai, Istanbul, Miami, Bangkok and, most recently, Abu Dhabi.

    • LOCATION
    • 261 Madion Avenue Floors 1, 2
    • ARCHITECT
    • Gerner Kronick + Valcarcel, Architect, PC
    • ENGINEER
    • Lilker Associates WSP Cantor Seinuk
    • CONTRACTOR
    • Legacy Builders / Developerd Corp.
  • Telx

    For Telx, the shortest path to the cloud runs through the skyscrapers of Manhattan. The fast-growing provider is expanding to a third major telecom hub in New York City, leasing a floor of space at 32 Avenue of the Americas in Tribeca, where it will also manage the building’s Meet-Me-Room (MMR) for landlord Rudin Management.

    The new facility continues a major expansion for Telx in the New York market, where it now operates six data centers. Telx is already a major player at the city’s two largest carrier hotels at 60 Hudson Street and 111 Eighth Avenue. and now adds a third base of operations at 32 Avenue of the Americas, a historically important telecom hub.

    • LOCATION
    • 32 Avenue of the Americas
    • ARCHITECT
    • Highland Associates
    • ENGINEER
    • Severud Associates
    • CONTRACTOR
    • Henegan Construction
  • IFLY - Indoor Skydiving

    iFLY Indoor Skydiving is coming to Ridge Hill in late 2015. The experience replicates the adrenaline-charged sensation of a skydiving free fall. Powered by four fans located at the top of the building creates a cushion of air within the wind tunnel on which a person can safely float. This is a new building with heavy concrete and steel construction. Skyline facilitated the construction by providing full time inspections in order to maintain project schedule.

    • LOCATION
    • New Building - Ridge Hill Blvd. Yonkers, NY
    • ARCHITECT
    • Hodges Architecture
    • ENGINEER
    • Langan Walter P. Moore - EEA Consulting Engineers
    • CONTRACTOR
    • Whiting Turner