06.02.2016 – Dominick R. Pilla Associates, PC, a full service structural and civil engineering firm, has earned Class 1 Special Inspections Accreditation from the International Accreditation Service (IAS). Special Inspections have been mandatory for all construction jobs whose applications were submitted on or after July 1, 2008 and include inspections of selected materials, equipment, installation, fabrication, erection or placement of components and connections as well as confirm compliance with approved construction documents and referenced standards required by NYC Building Code.
As an IAS accredited class 1 special inspection agency, DRPILLA is able to provide special and progress inspection services as defined by the 2008 NYC Building Code. This current code requires special inspections to be performed for all construction projects. Each project is divided into three classes, class 1, 2 or 3. This distinction can be determined on the NYC DOB Website.