Structure Evaluation Engineers, Inc.
(SEE) was retained to perform a
prepurchase condition assessment of an industrial facility at 900 Corporate Grove
Drive in Buffalo Grove, Illinois.
Corporation was considering the purchase of a 66,000 square foot industrial facility
with an attached office building. The industrial building was a one-story structure
approximately 30 feet tall consisting of a flat roof with tilt-up precast wall panels. The
office building was a one-story structure with a flat roof and brick masonry
SEE performed a
prepurchase condition assessment to evaluate the general condition of the structural
components, roofing, exterior facade, floors and foundation, and parking lot; and identified
structural and related deficiencies, non-code compliant items, and other visible
deterioration. SEE prepared a
comprehensive report that included our observations, conclusions, and recommendations along
with estimated construction cost to assist our client in negotiating the final purchase