Hidden defect

In cases where there are complaints of hidden defects from a real estate transaction, EMS engineers can provide its customers with support tailored to their needs, depending on their role and the involvement. By working with the client’s team – including its lawyer, contractors and other professionals – EMS will specifically address the needs of the owner, the builder, the various insurers or any other involved party with the following services:

  • Analyse the compliance of the structure and of the building envelope;
  • Determine the extent of the damage;
  • Determine visible or potentially visible signs at the time of the transaction;
  • Identify damage prior to the sinister or the sale;
  • Technical analysis under different codes that may be applicable and production of reports for legal
  • Identify solutions to solve the problem.
  • Estimate the cost.