Customer Types

Architects benefit from VERTEX services because we have expertise for every phase of work – from design and pre-construction to construction management and oversight as well as closeout. With a portfolio valued in the billions of dollars, we have the erudition to support any building project.

EngineeringEngineering Services

Structural Engineering

  • Structural Design -
    Renovations
  • Structural Design -
    New Builds

Civil Engineering

  • Drainage Design Services
  • Stormwater Management Design and Planning
  • Land Development
  • Site Development
  • Civil Design

Property Condition Assessments

  • Building Measurement Services
  • Energy Savings Investigations
  • Existing Condition Surveys
  • Level III PCA
  • Level II PCA
  • Level I PCA

Seismic Assessments & Retrofits

  • Seismic Retrofitting
  • Seismic Risk Assessment

Forensic Engineering Services

  • Fire Investigations
  • Mechanical Failure Investigations
  • Civil Engineering Investigations
  • Structural Engineering Investigations
  • Architectural / Building Envelope Investigations

Expert Witness Services

  • Cost of Repair Estimating
  • Contract Claim Disputes
  • Cause & Origin
  • Standard of Care
  • Fault Allocation

ConstructionConstruction Services

Tenant Improvement

  • General Contracting
  • Design Build
  • Pre-Construction Services

Restoration

  • General Restoration Work
  • Construction Defect Repair
  • Insurance Restoration
  • Deconstructive Testing

Owner's Representation

  • Owner's Representation
  • Program Management

Forensic Construction Services

  • Fire Investigations
  • Cost of Repair Estimating
  • Mechanical Failure Investigations
  • Civil Engineering Investigations
  • Structural Engineering Investigations
  • Architectural / Building Envelope Investigations

Construction Claims Consulting

  • Fault Allocation
  • Damage Calculation
  • Forensic Scheduling
  • Entitlement Review

Surety Claims Services

  • Staff Augmentation
  • Surety Completion Contracting
  • Document Management
  • Funds Control
  • Expert Services
  • Payment Bond Claim Consulting
  • Construction Claim Consulting
  • Performance Bond Claim Consulting

Expert Witness Services

  • Cost of Repair Estimating
  • Contract Claim Disputes
  • Cause & Origin
  • Standard of Care
  • Fault Allocation

EnvironmentalEnvironmental Services

Industrial Hygiene & Building Sciences

  • PCB Remediation and Consulting
  • Asbestos & Lead-Based Paint Consulting
  • Indoor Air Quality Assessments
  • Certified Industrial Hygiene Consulting
  • Water Intrusion/Mold Growth
  • Water Intrusion/Mold O&M Planning and Training

Due Diligence

  • Phase II Environmental Site Assessments
  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
  • Merger & Acquisition and Divestiture Services

Waterborne Pathogens

  • Audit Preparedness
  • Water Management Oversight
  • HACCP-based Water Management Programs
  • Analysis of Hazardous Conditions
  • Inspection, Evaluation and Documentation

Facility Closures

  • Decontamination, Decommissioning, and Demolition Support
  • Execution and Oversight of Facility Closure
  • Pre-Demolition Support for Facility Closure
  • Economic Analysis of Facility Closure

Remediation

  • Third Party Management Services
  • Vapor Mitigation Design and Implementation
  • Demolition Support
  • Underground Storage Tank Related Services
  • Risk Assessment
  • Subsurface and Waste Assessment
  • Remedial Design and Construction

Environmental Claims

  • Claim Budgeting
  • Claim Investigation
  • Claim Management
  • Claim Closure
  • Expert Witness
  • Subrogation

Loss Control

  • Technical Interpretation
  • Risk Management
  • Policy Review
  • Loss Control Surveying
  • Carrier Representation

Expert Witness Services

  • Cost of Repair Estimating
  • Contract Claim Disputes
  • Cause & Origin
  • Standard of Care
  • Fault Allocation

IT ConsultingIT Consulting Services

Managed IT Services

  • Scheduled Network Maintenance
  • Managed Wireless Networking
  • CTO Services
  • Network & Managed Security
  • Expert Consulting, Backup & Disaster Recovery
  • IT Support & Helpdesk
  • Proactive Monitoring

Cloud Services

  • Website Hosting
  • Private Cloud Implementation
  • Cloud File Server Implementation
  • Managed DNS
  • Enterprise Email Marketing
  • Email & Exchange Hosting

Backup & Disaster Recovery

  • Routine Testing
  • System Maintenance
  • Network Documentation
  • Server Imaging
  • Plan Development

Cyber Security

  • Cyber Security Monitoring
  • Audits & Threat Assessments

CTO Consulting

  • IT Managed Solutions
  • IT Strategy

Network Maintenance

  • Scheduled Network Maintenance
  • Network & Managed Security
  • Proactive Monitoring

Document Collection, Management & Retention Services

  • Data Retention & Management Services
  • Data Collection

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Key Personnel

Assistant Vice President

Matthew Click, A.I.A., G.C.
Irvine, CA

Matthew Click, A.I.A., G.C.

Mr. Click has performed building evaluation services and has served as a technical expert for construction defect litigation matters since 1999. He is a registered Architect and licensed general building contractor, which enables him to opine on building assemblies from both a design and construction perspective. Mr. Click has provided facade inspection services to building owners and property managers and has developed repair scopes related to repair/restoration of facade and waterproofing assemblies.

Mr. Click’s areas of expertise include: building envelope investigation and failure analysis. He has worked on projects throughout the country performing forensic inspections, insurance loss control/underwriting support as well as evaluating homebuilder warranty repairs. Mr. Click’s experience includes involvement in numerous class action, single family home construction defect cases, where he assisted in the representation of homebuilders. 

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VERTEX Sponsoring Annual Training of Arson Investigators

June 20, 2017

VERTEX is a sponsor of the 2017 Annual Training and Conference of the Vermont Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators held this week in Killington, VT. Interested in the event?  Learn more about International Association of Arson Investigators.

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VERTEX is at IASIU New England Event

June 4, 2017

Come see VERTEX’s Henry Stormer and other representatives of the Fire Investigation Division at the New England Chapter Conference of the IASIU (International Association of Special Investigation Units). Held at the Boxboro Regency, Boxboro, MA this Tuesday and Wednesday, June 6 & 7.Learn more about IASIU .Contact Henry Stormer for more information.

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Property Condition Assessments (PCAs) Support Short and Long-Term Capital Planning for Real Estate Owners

May 31, 2017

VERTEX’s Eric Nelson recently provided training to VTX in Toronto on Property Condition Assessments (PCAs), an engineering due diligence service. Our clients’ can attest to the fact that ownership of commercial property requires a continually evolving plan with regard to maintenance, repairs, and long-term capital planning. PCAs provide the insight needed to make short and…

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The Scituate Public Safety Building is Complete

May 18, 2017

VERTEX is proud to have been involved in the construction of the Scituate Public Safety Building. Congratulations to VERTEX’s Owner’s Project Management team (OPM) on a job well done. To the town of Scituate, thank you for the opportunity to be of service. We look forward to the next one!        Scituate Public Safety…

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VERTEX is at the West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Seminar

May 18, 2017

VERTEX is at the West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Seminar in Westlake Village, California from May 18th to the 19th, 2017. Please visit us if you too are in attendance. The West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Seminar series is the largest event of its kind worldwide and continues into its 24th year of bringing the national…

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