Building Envelope Specialists, Inc. (BES) is a full-service building envelope consulting firm that focuses exclusively on the building exterior. Our interdisciplinary firm applies extensive experience and professionalism in handling and managing exterior building envelope problems throughout the built world with sound, practical, and effective solutions. From new construction to historic properties, we use our decades of experience investigating building envelopes, to solve problems, provide appropriate solutions and manage the construction process. It is our experience, technical excellence, professionalism and integrity that make Building Envelope Specialists Inc. an outstanding and distinctive firm.

Core Competencies

Building Envelope Consulting Services

Envelope & Façade Assessments

  • In-house Equipment
  • Destructive and Non-Destructive
  • Forensic Investigations
  • Material Analysis
  • Water Infiltration Testing

Design and Remedial Repair Documents

  • Comprehensive
  • Accurate
  • Clear and Precise

Construction Administration

  • Setting Installation Standards
  • Regular Inspections
  • Documentation & Corrective Correspondence
  • Close-out Services

Differentiators

  • Specializing only in building envelopes
  • 70 years of collective experience
  • 8.75 million S.F. of envelope surveyed
  • Offering the most up to date building science information
  • Latest in-house building science equipment
  • GSA Tier 1 contractor access security

Corporate Data

  • Incorporated: – 2012
  • Number of Employees: – 8
  • Average Annual Revenue:  – $1.5 M
  • Set Aside: – Small Business (SB)
  • Geographic Area Serviced:  – New England

Past Performance

Federal Government

Department of Defense
# of Contracts: 6 Total Contracting Actions
Top Agencies: Maine National Guard (3 contracting actions)
U.S. Navy (1 contracting action)
U.S. Coast Guard (3 contracting actions)
United States Post Office
# of Contracts: 5 Total Contracting Actions
Top Agencies: Greater New England Area
Department of Veterans Affairs
# of Contracts: 3 Total Contracting Actions
Top Agencies: Greater New England Area
Department of Labor
# of Contracts: 3 Total Contracting Actions
Top Agencies: Greater New England Area

State Government

State of Maine # of Contracts: 5 Total Contracting Action
State of Texas
# of Contracts: 1 Total Contracting Action
State of New Hampshire
# of Contracts: 1 Total Contracting Action
State of Vermont
# of Contracts: 1 Total Contracting Action

Local Municipalities

City of Portland, Maine # of Contracts: 3 Total Contracting Actions
Town of Bar Harbor, Maine # of Contracts: 3 Total Contracting Actions
City of Westbrook, Maine # of Contracts: 1 Total Contracting Action
City of Portsmouth, New Hampshire # of Contracts: 1 Total Contracting Action
City of Norwood, Massachusetts # of Contracts: 1 Total Contracting Action