Building Envelope Specialists, Inc. conducted a full building envelope assessment in preparation for a historic restoration. Mortar was tested to establish the correct mortar recipe. Repair documents and specification were produced to include roof replacement specifications, masonry repair construction scope and window replacements specifications & design. BES’s project management included bidding negotiations, construction administration, project inspections & oversight and closeout services. The Turrets historic restoration received a 2014 Maine Preservation Award.