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The History of Building Materials

A shelter is a fundamental need of all people. Historically, contractors have improved and adapted construction methods to fit a wide range of environments, resources, and skill sets. Prior to … Read more

Beneficial Resolution

Berman & Wright was retained by Grand Slam Partners, LLC, represented by Michael McKenna and Anthony Tavormina of Cohen-Seglias Attorneys, to analyze reports, recommendations and damage estimates developed by other … Read more

B&W Announces New Project Director

We are proud to announce the promotion of Erin Collins-Cecil, AIA to the position of Project Director! A registered architect, Erin has a Bachelors of Architecture degree from the New … Read more

Jacquelyn Schaeffler promoted to Senior Project Consultant

Jacquelyn Schaeffler joined Berman & Wight last April as an Project Consultant, and we are proud to announce her promotion to the position of Senior Project Consultant! After completion of … Read more

Built to Last: General Rules of Thumb for Estimating the Useful Life of your Building Envelope

By:  Erin Collins-Cecil, Assoc. AIA, Project Consultant/Architectural Designer Common perception used to be that older homes were “built to last;” quality craftsmanship and building materials were the norm.   However, that … Read more

Cool Trends: Low Slope White Roofs

Replacement of Dark Roofs with Low Slope White Roofs – How to Avoid Problematic Building Performance Overview and Background Low slope “cool” roofs, those roofs covered with a white membrane … Read more

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Congratulations Jordan!

We are very pleased to announce that our Project Analyst, Jordan Albert, has completed all of the requirements and duties that grant him an Engineer-In-Training certification. This certification allows Jordan to … Read more

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Bryan Keyes and Alyssa Berman Join Berman & Wright

January 28, 2016 SOMERVILLE, N.J. – Berman & Wright welcomes Bryan Keyes and Alyssa Berman as the newest members in the New Jersey office. Bryan Keyes joined Berman & Wright … Read more

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Evaluating Building Performance Via WUFI Hygrothermal Modeling Software

Overview Berman & Wright utilizes WUFI hygrothermal modeling software for evaluating moisture conditions in building envelopes to help determine adequacy of design, causes of failure, behavior of the roof/wall systems, … Read more

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Sustainable Options: LEED™ and Green Globes™ – a Comparison – Part Three of a Three Part Series

By Tracy L. Randazzo, AIA August 6, 2015 In part one and part two we compared Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification through the United States Green Building Council … Read more

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