Higher Education

University of Notre Dame | Main Building Dome

Notre Dame, Indiana

Water intrusion investigation of the lantern and base of the Virgin Mary statue atop the Golden Dome of the historic Main Building located on the campus. Constructed to replace the original structure destroyed by fire in 1879, the drum, dome, lantern, and statue of the Virgin Mary were added in 1882. The existing conditions identified cracks and open joints as sources of water intrusion along with deterioration of the support members. Waterproofing and structural repairs were developed strengthening the statue and lantern.

 

University of Notre Dame | Performing Arts Center

Notre Dame, Indiana

Peer review of the roofing assemblies and systems and the roofing installation details along with review of the structural precast concrete slab and architectural precast specifications and plans for the new Marie P. DeBartolo Performing Arts Center to verify conformance with project-specified performance requirements.