Saturday, April 7, 2018

Engineering Evaluation For Permanent Foundation For Manufactured House In SouthEastern Michigan -- ANAND Enterprises Project SteK1J1801

I was at the project site today to look at this good looking manufactured home to confirm that the manufactured home has indeed been installed on a permanent foundation. The owner/builder wants to refinance the house and it is a HUD requirement that a manufactured home has a permanent foundation.
























Friday, March 30, 2018

Engineering Evaluation Of Welded Beam Extension In New House In SouthEastern MI -- ANAND Enterprises Project HunP1J1801

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I was at the project site on Mar-29-2018 to look at the welded beam extension in the new house under construction in Southeastern Michigan
In the following I present a few pictures that I took during my field visit








Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Engineering Evaluation Of Plywood Decking Subsequent To Long Exposure To Elements For New ICF House In SouthEastern MI -- ANAND Enterprises Project EneE1Bai_1

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I was at the project site on Mar-26-2018 to look at the condition of the plywood decking of the house subsequent to long exposure to elements.
In the following I present some pictures of plywood decking that shows some damage, swelling, opening at seams, stripping,cracking etc -- the more severely damaged boards have been marked with a red x. 





















ctures that I had during my field visit.

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Engineering Evaluation Of Roof Steel Trusses As Installed In New ICF House In SouthEastern MI -- ANAND Enterprises Project EneE1KloM1

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Based on my field inspection of the trusses as installed, the information provided to me, my engineering judgment, and my practical experience, I found that the trusses have been installed in a workman like manner and will carry all the intended dead and live loads safely and securely.

In the following I present a few pictures that I had taken during my field visit.