Education K-12 & Higher Ed

Higher Education & K-12

BV is experienced with a track record of working with K-12 and higher education facilities and campuses across the nation. 
Educational Institutions’ needs change over time - the financial health of these institutions evolves around facility management, including maintenance, capital renewal analysis, and reinvestment planning. BV provides focused service offerings that meet the needs of educational facilities. Whether you’re seeking a needs assessment for capital improvements, budgeting, or due diligence prior to disposition of a property, you can rely on BV.

Our team of Registered Architects, Professional Engineers, Certified Energy Managers, Building Analysts, Environmental Professionals, and Project Managers have provided thousands of highly-satisfied clients with unbiased, accurate data on the current conditions of their facilities. BV has also provided recommendations to ensure all short-term and long-term institutional objectives can be achieved. 

FACILITY CONDITION ASSESSMENTS 

Bureau Veritas’ Facility Condition Assessments provide actionable data to help our clients make informed decisions. Facility Managers trust BV to assist them  in successfully managing the maintenance and compliance of their campuses. Bureau Veritas has experience with a variety of Educational buildings, including Classrooms, Academic Halls, Laboratories, Student Housing, Performing Arts Centers, Auditoriums, Science and Arts Buildings, Libraries, Athletic Facilities, Recreation Centers, and Dining Facilities. Our reports allow our clients to rank and prioritize maintenance budgets across their portfolio, analyze building system life-cycles, and prepare capital plan strategies. 

Our services include:

FACILITY PLANNING & ASSET MANAGEMENT CONSULTANTS
Leading governing agencies and multi-family housing owners trust BV as A single-source partner for every stage in the life cycle of their buildings.

ENERGY SOLUTIONS 
Achieve profitability through sustainability. Bureau Veritas’ approach to achieving energy efficiency results in highly accurate, reliable calculations on which clients depend. 

BV employs in-house expertise to assist Asset Managers to prioritize energy goals, become more energy-efficient, achieve organizational sustainability goals, and ultimately uncover opportunities for reduced operating costs to reveal savings over the life of the building. 

  • Energy Audits - ASHRAE I, II, III 
  • Water / Lighting Audits
  • Energy Benchmarking 
  • Renewable Energy Feasibility 
  • Energy Conservation Measure Evaluation 
  • Utility Allowance Studies
  • LEED Consulting 

PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Bureau Veritas can be a go-to resource for implementing maintenance or planned capital programs. BV’s construction project management specialists provide expertise in site investigation, managing the bid process, contractor management, and post-construction reviews. Ask about our ProTrackTM project management software and how it can streamline projects.  Read about our Turnkey Solutions here!

For new construction, brand roll-outs, renovations, open store remodels, and planned capital programs, Bureau Veritas is the go-to resource for asset preservation and project management.  

BV’s dedicated Program and Project Managers help clients plan and execute 1000s of projects per year. Expert teams of construction project management specialists provide local knowledge on a national scale for clients in a variety of sectors.

ADA COMPLIANCE 
Organizations are challenged with ensuring sites comply with the federal civil rights law known as the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as well as state and local accessibility code requirements. ADA mandates that programs, services, and activities be offered equally to people with disabilities. 

Bureau Veritas offers a clear approach to ADA compliance with: 

  • Section 504 / UFAS Assessments

  • Title II Surveys

  • Title III Surveys

  • CASp Studies

  • Transition Plans

  • ADA Plan Review

  • ADA Design

  • ADA Project Management

  • ADA Consulting