Atlanta, GA, November 11, 2015 – zumBrunnen, Inc., an independent building consulting firm, is proud to announce the recent opening of an office in South Florida. Richard Lombroia, P.E., CEI, will manage the satellite location. Lombroia joined zumBrunnen in 2008, and he is a Senior Project Manager with the firm. In addition to providing building consulting services for clients across the country, Lombroia will also focus on expanding the firm’s reserve study services with home owner and condo associations in South Florida.
Lombroia has over 40 years of experience in structural engineering, construction management and administration for commercial, industrial, municipal, and government facilities. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the University of South Florida. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Georgia and Florida, and a Certified Special Threshold Inspector in Florida. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, and he is a Certified Exterior Insulation and Finishing System (EIFS) Inspector.
zumBrunnen provides building consulting services to clients throughout the US and internationally. They offer a broad range of services including: construction management, property condition assessments, reserve studies, pre-closing document review, infrared studies and the firm’s exclusive Campus Wide FacilityForecast® (CWFF) study. They assist clients in a wide variety of industries and market segments including: senior living, multi-family, hospitality, education, industrial, and home owner associations (HOA) for both condos and single family home communities.
“As independent building consultants, we assist investors, building owners and property managers in making smart facilities and business decisions that save time, money and shield them from risk,” explains John zumBrunnen, Founder and CEO of the firm. “What sets us apart is our unbiased and objective building and management expertise. We advise, facilitate and bring value to the entire team with a unique approach that mitigates risk, protects profits and keeps projects moving forward. Our new location will help us better serve our growing base of clients in South Florida.”
About zumBrunnen, Inc.:
zumBrunnen, Inc. was founded in 1989. With offices in Atlanta, GA, Charlotte, NC and Ft. Lauderdale, FL, the firm specializes in construction consulting, property condition assessments, facility condition assessments, long-range capital reserve study planning and thermal imaging services for a diverse list of national and select international clients. The firm is also recognized for their proprietary FacilityForecast® Software System, a unique facilities condition assessment and budgeting tool designed to forecast and manage “life term” capital replacement expenses and to provide custom reserve funding plans designed to their client’s business model.
The firm has completed notable projects in a variety of market sectors including senior living, educational, multi-family, student housing, healthcare, institutional, mixed use, retail, office, warehouse, industrial, hospitality and public assembly. The firm is involved with numerous associations including LeadingAge (at a national level), LeadingAge North Carolina, LeadingAge Florida, LeadingAge Georgia, LeadingAge Illinois, Coalition for Leadership in Aging Services (CLAS), Community Associations Institute Georgia (CAI-GA), Community Associations Institute North Carolina (CAI-NC), Community Associations Institute South Carolina (CAI-SC) and Community Associations Institute Southeast Florida (CAI-SEFL).