BHC Consultants

1601 Fifth Avenue
Suite 500
Seattle, WA 98101

P: 206.505.3400
F: 206.505.3406

 

 

Tacoma Office
950 Pacific Avenue
Suite 905
Tacoma, WA 98402

P: 253.344.5084
F: 253.244.7165

Building Code and Construction Compliance - Municipal

BHC offers complete and comprehensive municipal building code services. This discipline is tailored specifically to supplement the client's staff or to provide all necessary services on a contractual basis. BHC provides:

  • Building code, fire code, and ancillary code interpretation and administration.
  • Interpretation and administration of state and federal laws which are mandated to local jurisdictions for enforcement.
  • Complete plan check and inspection services of buildings and structures. 

 

Project Briefs

Plan Review Services, Central Washington University
BHC staff has provided plan review on multiple campus capital projects for Central Washington University. They include a 55,000 square foot music pavilion, 188,000 square foot student union building which consisted of mixed uses for dinning, theater, administration and gymnasium areas.

Plan Review Services of Eastside Catholic High School, City of Sammamish, WA
BHC staff provided complete structural and non structural plan review for the City of Sammamish on the Eastside Catholic High School, a 195,000 square foot, three-story, three building high school. Complex exiting from multi levels and multiple buildings posed code compliance challenges which were resolved through close coordination with the school representatives, the City of Sammamish and the design team.

Building Safety Services, City of Bellevue, WA
BHC staff has provided the City of Bellevue with continuous building safety services for five years. Since 1998, we have provided 650 plan reviews with a construction valuation of $208 million. Projects are primarily single family residences. Other services provided include electrical plan reviews, building inspection services and structural code training.

Building Plan Review Services, City of College Place, WA
BHC staff reviewed building plans for two nursing homes with a building valuation of nearly $6 million. The Regency at the Park is a 76- bed skilled care nursing home and the Eagle Springs Nursing Home is a 51-bed facility specializing in elderly care.

Building Department Services, City of Kenmore, WA
BHC staff has provided department services to the city including building official, plan review, building inspections, code consulting and interpretation, and department automation assistance.

Building Department Services, City of Lake Forest Park, WA
BHC staff has provided building department services to the city including building official, plan review, building inspections, and code consulting and interpretation.

Building Safety Services, City of Redmond, WA
BHC staff has provided building safety services to the City of Redmond including building inspection services, structural code training and plan review. Project reviewed include single family dwellings, apartment buildings and commercial office/retail buildings. 

Plan Review Services, City of Seattle, WA
BHC staff has provided building plan reviews for the City of Seattle, Department of Construction and Land Use. Project types include new single family dwellings; duplexes, triplexes, apartments and townhouses; mixed-used commercial with residential; residential remodel and addition/alterations; new commercial buildings; and office buildings.