Insurance and Forensic Engineering Services

In the Forensic and Insurance division, our team of Engineers are trained for professional presence, undertaking forensic inspection and diagnosis backed up with years of hands on experience and knowledge of building and construction delivering precise, consistent and responsive service to Insurers and Loss Adjusters/Assessors.

Silver Wolf Projects has been providing engineering services to Insurance industry in residential, commercial and major claims to industry leaders including insurers and loss adjusters and assessors since 2009 providing our team with invaluable hands on experience and knowledge of buildings and claims requirement and dynamics keeping us abreast of developments and ahead of the industry’s expectations.

We prioritise speed and are completely flexible when providing reliable, professional and pragmatic reporting and solutions to building issues, causation and diagnostics for insurers and loss adjusters.

We take pride in our reputation as being the team that resolves and not complicate the claim process.

In the Forensic and Insurance division, our team of Engineers are trained for professional presence, undertaking forensic inspection and diagnosis backed up with years of hands on experience and knowledge of building and construction delivering precise, consistent and responsive service to Insurers and Loss Adjusters/Assessors.

Forensic engineering inspection and assessment of the loss
  • Assessment of water ingress issues
  • Providing Make Safe specification and report
  • Providing building/engineering report in facilitating the assessment of the claim by insurers and loss adjusters
  • Providing repair specification and scope of works inclusive of structural design drawings for reinstatement of damaged buildings
  • Preparation and management of Development Application (DA) and Construction Consent (CC) in reinstatement of damaged building Evaluation assessment of buildings and reporting for sum insured value
  • Expert format report for IDRs and disputed claims
  • Cost estimation for demolition and reinstatement works Assessment of existing structures against effective and historical standards and codes at the time of construction
Emergency inspection for post natural disaster an insurance events
  • Bushfire, storm and earthquake
  • Fire event, malicious damage, vehicular and tree impact
  • Water damage from burst pipe and similar

INSURANCE ENGINEERING / BUILDING DIAGNOSTIC REPORTING

Silver Wolf Projects undertakes Engineering/Building condition, causation, defect analysis, structural investigation and Expert Reports for Insurers, Loss Adjusters, Strata and Property Managers, Owners Corporations, Lawyers & Contractors.

Silver Wolf Projects provides professional, pragmatic and responsive reporting and solutions with a view of always providing practical outcomes, we offer service that resolves and not complicates the process.

We have extensive experience in investigating, reporting and providing recommendations on common issues with buildings such as waterproofing, magnesite, cement render and concrete cancer.

Review our latest comments, discussions and articles on specific Insurance, Strata and property management issues in our News Feed section.

Our Expert Reports are completed in a professional manner providing factual, impartial, clear, precise and objectively based information which adheres to Uniform Civil Procedures 2005 Schedule 7 – Expert Witness Code of Conduct in preparation for litigation purposes and as required in NCAT (formely CTTT) and civil litigation hearings/cases.

We also provide structural condition assessment of existing structures and buildings with design and documentation for strengthening and/or remediation work program

This includes residential structural building remediation relative to defective works and/or strengthening the structural members involving footings, structural framing members, masonry and concrete failure, underpinning, needling and propping.

We provide cost-effective engineering solution based on best practices generally accepted in construction industry for alteration/addition or new developments.

We undertake the preparation of Development Application (DA) and/or Construction Certification (CC) Council Submission Documentation inclusive of BASIX Certificate, Provision of “Estimated Cost of Works”, Site Analysis Plans, Shadow Diagrams, Provision of Statement of Environmental Effects (SEE) / Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), Waste Management Plans and associated architectural/structural plans, section and elevations.

This includes DA and CC Approval Attainment for Heritage Listed and Contributing Buildings.

Company Accreditations & Licences
  • Change Work Cover NSW Restricted Demolition Licence 207180DE2 to Worksafe NSW Restricted Demolition Licence 207180DE2

DEMOLITION PLANNING & MANAGEMENT

Silver Wolf Projects holds required demolition licences and experience to undertake Unrestricted Demolition and Asbestos Removal Project and Contract Management In Accordance With AS 2601.

We can assist clients in preparation of demolition contract documents and to undertake Demolition, Planning, Contract and Project Management.

EMERGENCY INSPECTION FOR POST NATURAL DISASTER AND INSURANCE EVENTS

  • Bushfire, storm and earthquake
  • Fire event, malicious damage, vehicular and tree impact
  • Water damage from burst pipe and similar
  • Forensic engineering inspection and assessment of the loss
  • Assessment of water ingress issues
  • Providing Make Safe specification and report
  • Providing building/engineering report in facilitating the assessment of the claim by insurers and loss adjusters
  • Providing repair specification and scope of works inclusive of structural design drawings for reinstatement of damaged buildings
  • Preparation and management of Development Application (DA) and Construction Consent (CC) in reinstatement of damaged building
  • Evaluation assessment of buildings and reporting for sum insured value
  • Expert format report for IDRs and disputed claims
  • Cost estimation for demolition and reinstatement works
  • Assessment of existing structures against effective and historical standards and codes at the time of construction