The terms “quality assurance” and “quality control” are often used interchangeably to refer to ways of ensuring the quality of a service or product. The terms, however, have different meanings. Our services fall with the realm of either Quality Assurance (during design) or Quality Control (during construction.)
Assurance: The act of giving confidence, the state of being certain or the act of making certain.
Quality Assurance: The planned and systematic activities implemented in a quality system so that quality requirements for a product or service will be fulfilled.
Control: An evaluation to indicate needed corrective responses; the act of guiding a process in which variability is attributable to a constant system of chance causes.
Quality Control: The observation techniques and activities used to fulfill requirements for quality.
Modern architectural design and installation for new construction and existing renovations are more complex due to modern innovative high performance materials and methods, exterior envelope/architectural consulting services to assist the Project Team include the following: