Archive for 2014

Timber and Log

Erring on the Mount – Sara collaborates with Doug Back

Sara collaborates with Doug Back for her first foray into the work of installation art.  Doug Back is a tenured professor at OCAD University, who has spent over 25 years making electronic, programmed, mechanical, interactive installations.  Their site-specific installation is situated in the 3 story open stairwell at the entrance to the Chapel.  As visitors walk […]

Log Construction Island Retreat

LOG CONSTRUCTION ISLAND RETREAT, CAMPBELLFORD, ONTARIO Year :  2013 Project Number :    120305 Brief Description :  Bradley Engineering provided structural engineering design and construction observation services on this project. Highlights :  The cabin was constructed using primarily reclaimed timber materials sourced by the client. The builders pre‐fabricated and trial‐assembled the walls of the structure offsite […]

Solar Panel Investigation – Riding Barn

RIDING ARENA SOLAR PANEL– BUCKHORN, ONTARIO Year :  2013 Project Number :   130503 Brief Description :  Bradley Engineering provided initial inspection services on the existing roof structure and supporting structure as well as follow up inspection and reporting services during and after solar panel installation. Engineering review and approval is required typically by both the […]

Heritage Building Structural Investigation – Campbellford ON

HERITAGE SOCIETY STORAGE BARN, CAMPBELLFORD, ONTARIO Year :  2011 Project Number :  111101 Brief Description :  Bradley Engineering completed a structural investigation of the existing building framing. The main intent of this review was to determine the required structural remediation work in order to ensure a reasonable level of safety and structural integrity, such that the […]

Structural Condition Assessment – Peterborough ON

BAPTIST CHURCH, PETERBOROUGH, ONTARIO Year :  2012 Project Number :   120204 Brief Description : Bradley Engineering completed a full structural condition assessment to provide the congregation with recommendations related to growth, and inspected and reported on of all brick masonry, site built wood trusses, bell tower framing, and general floor framing. Highlights :  The original […]

General Information for Home Owners

March 2014 Bradley Engineering does provide structural engineering support to home owners on residential buildings. In general our services include investigations, foundation designs, framing design, and inspections. We provide the home owner with structural engineering solutions to problems that are not specifically covered under the scope of Part 9 of the Ontario Building Code – […]

New 6 Unit Multi‐Residential – Hiawatha ON

  This project involved the design and construction of a new a 2 story, 6 unit multi-residential building on Sopers Line, in Hiawatha, Ontario.Description of Structure: Reinforced concrete foundations. Normal duty interior slab on grade. Wood framed superstructure. Lateral loads were resisted primarily by wood framed shear walls. Bradley Engineering subcontracted structural engineering design and […]

Construction Review – New Hay Barn

Year : 2011 Project Number : 110302 Brief Description : This hay storage barn features a monoslope roof to maximize the potential for solar panel installation Foundations :   Embedded wood posts into reinforced concrete caissons, placed 4ft below finished grade. Superstructure :   A wood framed superstructure with pre-fabricated light metal plate connected wood trusses.  Lateral […]