HALL believes that the single most important aspect of any design effort or project is the thoroughness and the extent of assessment effort undertaken at the beginning of the project. Having an exhaustive and full assessment at the start of any project allows not only HALL, but also all involved parties, to see the big picture clearly. Whether it is implementing a new design or an addition, performing quality control and assurance, specifications, or arbitrating between parties in litigation, The firm provides peer review services to ensure coordination of construction documents and quality assurance. We often perform special conditions assessments of construction work for quality control compliance with the building code. We understand the necessity and importance of investigation to produce an end result that is clear and understandable.
Projects undertaken by our firm and staff have been diverse in scale and type. Projects include master planning, adaptive re-use and renovation, corporate headquarters, commercial and medical office buildings, multi-family residences, corporate interiors, shopping centers, museums, and theaters.
It is not a misconception that some designers hate specifications, but not at HALL. With expertise in the development of national standards for the organization of construction specifications, five national awards for specification writing, and extensive experience on most major project types the firm is well acquainted with current industry standards, building products manufacturers, and specification writing practices.
The firm provides peer review services to ensure coordination of construction documents and quality assurance. We often perform special conditions assessments of construction work for quality control compliance with the building code.
From expert testimony to general consulting, we can provide tremendous aid to parties entering into litigation involving construction and architecture.