The David Stott Building, in downtown Detroit’s Capitol Park Historic District was completed in 1929 and is an example of the Art Deco style designed by the firm of Donaldson and Meier. The building base, clad in granite, brick, and terracotta, as well as supporting steel elements were found deteriorating at locations of water exposure.
Walker Consultants performed a due diligence conditions appraisal prior to purchase. Additional condition appraisal and investigation work from suspended scaffolds was completed after purchase. Design repair documents were provided for pricing by repair contractor and Walker performed construction observations during construction.