Since its founding in 1994, MANTA remains a trusted resource to many private & public sector clients given its continuous direct experience in conducting building envelope diagnostics on numerous structures; including aerospace & transportation sites, biomedical research & healthcare buildings, commercial office parks, educational campuses, government facilities, historic places, manufacturing & industrial plants, and high end residential properties, as well as assisting building owners, manager, & contractors responsible for implementing renovations and ongoing maintenance to those structures.
WHAT IS A BUILDING ENVELOPE?
The Building Envelope is comprised of components that physically separate internal conditioned spaces of a building from the unconditioned external environment with the intent to resist transfer of air, water, and heat.
The science of Building Envelope Engineering is a specialized field of practice that focuses on establishing configurations of related construction systems function together to accomplish the intended level of service.
NATURAL DISASTER & STORM DAMAGE RECOVERY
MANTA has provided independent documentation required for insurance claims after severe weather has caused damage to our clients buildings, along with generating emergency repair actions & oversight, and establishing long term rehabilitation plans for the recovery of their facilities to operational condition.
TRULY INDEPENDENT RECOMMENDATIONS
As MANTA is not associated with any material manufacturer or construction company, MANTA offers truly independent building envelope consulting services to clients erecting new facilities, as well as assistance to those responsible for management of exterior construction at existing properties.
INDEPENDENT RESEARCH & DOCUMENT REVIEW
MANTA performs building envelope evaluations & leak troubleshooting on construction including but not limited to: concrete, EIFS & stucco, facade cladding, fenestration, masonry, roofing & waterproofing; and provides independent documentation of current conditions along with clarification of feasible options to allow informed decisions regarding maintenance & renovation projects.
MANTA CONSULTING IS CAPABLE OF ASSISTING CLIENTS WITH A SINGLE BUILDING, OR FACILITIES ACROSS THE GLOBE
MANTA is a trusted advisor and problem solver for clients with needs ranging from finding the source of a troublesome leak to development & implementation of customized preventative maintenance programs for an entire portfolio.
MANTA’s independent guidance with building envelope related matters offers insights presented in a consistent manner based on established industry standards, thereby enabling a better understanding of how to select the most appropriate course of action to address an individual situation, or efficiently manage a large group of facilities to maximize ROI.