QUALIFICATIONS

As an experienced and fully qualified Special Inspection and Progress Inspection agency, AK Engineering is proud to share its accreditations. The company has additionally included links to the NYC Department of Buildings (DOB) that highlight some of the city’s mandated requirements for project inspections.

INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION SERVICE

The DOB requires that an engineering firm be accredited by the International Accreditation Service (IAS) or an equivalent organization for Special Inspections to be valid for Class I projects.

AK Engineering is officially recognized as an IAS-accredited Special Inspection Agency.

Click here to view AK Engineering’s Certificate of Accreditation

SANCTIONED BY DOB

AK Engineering is registered as a Special Inspection Agency with the NYC Department of Buildings.

Click here to view AK Engineering’s DOB License as a Professional Engineer and Special Inspection Agency

NYC DOB ‘SPECIAL INSPECTIONS’ WEB PAGE

Special Inspections are conducted during the construction process to verify that work is being done in accordance with approved plans and specifications.

Click here to visit the DOB Special Inspections page online

SPECIAL INSPECTION AGENCY FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The NYC DOB addresses numerous topics relating to Special Inspections, ranging from Compliance and Registration to Insurance Requirements, and more.

Click here to read the Special Inspection Agency FAQs on the Department of Building’s Website

NYC SPECIAL INSPECTIONS RULE

New York City’s Special Inspections Rule is in place to ensure that project inspections performed during the progress of work at certain critical junctures and on certain critical components of structure are performed only by people with the prescribed qualifications needed to conduct the required inspections and tests,

Click here to read the details of the Special Inspections Rule on the DOB Website