Sigma investigates moisture issues at hotel building

western wisconsin

The Sigma Group was retained to investigate causes and solutions for building settlement and moisture issues on a three-story hotel. The building had differential settlement of four to six inches with significant exterior wall moisture issues.

Services provided by Sigma included:

Settlement Review

  • Review and analysis of survey settlements
  • Project management of foundation repair design and cost estimate
  • Coordinated soil borings and geotechnical evaluation
  • Coordinated structural review
  • Coordinated mechanical and electric review

Moisture Review

  • Moisture survey of each hotel room
  • Developed specifications for removal and replacement of moisture damaged materials
  • Coordinated water testing of exterior
  • Coordinated HVAC review related to moisture issues