Distillery consulting, planning, licensing and construction management
BTS personnel have been involved with the licensing process with the TTB and at the State level. We have worked closely with the equipment manufacturers and understand the process in a way that can make your distillery function as it should. When questions arise we know where to go to get answers when we don’t know the answers ourselves. Our expertise in Building and Fire Codes provides us with the knowledge of what is required when building your facility. Construction management services include developing project plans and specifications, developing cost estimates, assistance in obtaining proposals and full project administration. BTS works entirely on behalf of our clients to assure quality, functionality and value in your new distillery
Building and Fire Code Inspections and Plan Review
Plan review and inspection services to determine compliance with all applicable building and fire codes performed by ICC & NFPA Certified Examiners & Inspectors
Building & Site Project Design
Our knowledge on how to apply building codes, fire codes and local and State permitting makes us the best choice for designing your project. We know how to design a building that is beautiful, structurally sound and code compliant and design sites to allow for your use and satisfy the city/municipality and State permitting agencies.
Construction Project Administration
Project specifications, drawing packages, and RFP’s and representing our client throughout all stages of various construction related projects. From complete site development and building construction projects to overseeing the installation of a fire detection or fire suppression system.
Specific Use/Occupancy Permitting
Obtaining permits and approvals necessary to occupy a building or site for a specific occupancy.
Land Use Analysis – Local & State Permitting
Analysis to determine the best and allowable uses for a specific property. Creating site development plans in conjunction with other Technicians and Design Professionals and representing the clients’ interests before various Land Use Boards and Permitting Agencies.
Existing Building Documentation & Detailing
Measuring, photographing and drawing architectural plans of existing buildings.
Accessibility Plan Review, Inspections & Certification
Accessibility plan review, inspection and certification of alterations to existing buildings, change of use or new construction for compliance with applicable accessibility codes by International Code Council certified inspectors
Pre-sale inspections of commercial buildings. Code related inspections of commercial buildings.
Life Safety Code Inspections & Review
Commercial Inspections to determine compliance or non-compliance of specific structures pertinent to the requirements of the NFPA 101 “Life Safety” Code and the State Fire Code. Developing written and diagrammatic plans for improvement and Life Safety Code compliance.
Forensic Building Analysis
Inspection and evaluation of existing buildings and building systems to determine reasons for failure. Technically capable to assess heating, electrical, and structural requirements, code requirements including Life Safety and ADA, energy efficiency and compliance with the State Fire Code. Developing improvement/compliance plans including cost estimating.
Septic System Design
State of NH septic system designs & permitting by a State of NH Permitted Designer.
Bergeron Technical develops and instructs courses and seminars on various building and fire codes and how to interpret and apply them. Architects, engineers, code officials, contractors, facility managers and government officials have attended our seminars to learn more about building codes, fire codes and making the developed world a safer place.