VERTEX was called to a fire scene at a three-story residence located in Evanston, Illinois.  VERTEX performed two inspections including an initial scene investigation as well as a follow-up investigation to assess the scope to repair.  The scope to repair estimate resulted in over 800 line items which included re-roofing, and interior and structural repairs. The estimated cost of repairs totaled over $470,000.  Using VERTEX’s fire experts, structural engineers, and construction experts, the insurance carrier was able to manage the scope to repair to maintain efficiencies and costs.