Category Archives: News

StringBean Technologies: Changing The Game In Construction Field Reporting

GEA Consulting Engineers has been working with the emerging technology developer StringBean Technologies in creating a tool for the evaluation and reporting of commissioning and Special inspection site visits. The mobile technology has proved to be both a time and money saving tool, while increasing accuracy in reporting. It is a cross platform tool with a desktop web portal for service management that makes it easy to manage and process service calls from anywhere! Read more about GEA’s experience with Stringbean Technologies on here and check out the new and upcoming features at www.StringBean.tech

GEA Projects in the News: Hope Street Capital Breaks Into the Brooklyn Real Estate Market With 98 Front Street

GEA is providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection design, LEED and commissioning services 98 Front Street. Sales have officially launched at this new, beautiful ten-story condominium development in DUMBO, Brooklyn. With outdoor terraces feeling like living room extensions, relaxing vibes and views of the NYC skyline, occupants will never want to leave home again! See the original story at NY Yimby.

GEA Projects in the News: 30 Front Street Starts Putting Down Roots!

GEA is thrilled to be providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection design and commissioning services an exciting, new luxury residential building in Dumbo, Brooklyn. Excavation has begun for the 26 story structure at 30 Front Street. The property is said to provide 74 apartments averaging 2,400 Square foot a piece. Members of the community are excited for the “majestic building” and “improvement of the Brooklyn skyline.” Full Story at NY Yimby.

GEA Projects in the News: Sales Underway for 138 North 10th Street

GEA is providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing & fire protection design & commissioning services to the latest condominium development in one of the most dynamic neighborhoods of Brooklyn, Williamsburg! 138 North 10th Street offers a truly unique luxury lifestyle proposition. This luxury building strives to connect with the neighborhood aesthetic and resonates with its demographic. Sales have launched so make sure to stop by and pay a visit to this new beauty! For more, go to NY Yimby.

GEA Projects in the News: Sales for 575 Fourth Avenue Are Underway!

Sales are launching at 575 Fourth Avenue! GEA is providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design services to this new residential development in South Slope, Brooklyn. The 12-story building will contain 70 units that range from one to four bedrooms and on the ground level will be 4,500 sq. ft. of retail space. Complete with a private, quarter-acre backyard and filled with amenities from top to bottom, the condominium residences at 575 4th Avenue are sure to sell quickly! Full story at NY Yimby.

GEA Announcement: Strategic Partnership with StringBean Technologies.

GEA is pleased to announce that we have selected StringBean Technologies to develop NYC DoB commissioning and special inspections workflows to streamline our processes. This joint-innovation effort will enable GEA Consulting Engineers to efficiently gather data on site and speed the effort necessary to produce documentation. Not only does this effort allow GEA to be more proactive and responsive to the needs of our customers and better expedite our work product, StringBean provides us with the ability to validate that all work is performed in a consistent and quality manner. With StringBean, all reports are generated in the field by cataloging all the observations, pictures and notes and converting them into clean reports, in real time. Commissioning and special inspections is a growing practice area for us, and we are committed to continually improving our services and strive to find solutions like these to help our clients complete successful projects.

GEA Projects in the News: One Beekman Inches Closer to its Debut!

One Beekman is getting closer to completion! GEA is providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design and commissioning services to the upcoming 25-story apartment building that will be notably accentuated by dark-colored steel frame. Floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking City Hall Park will be encompassed by the steel framing and that has begun to go up on the first several floors! There will be 31 units inside this 331 foot tall structure and is on schedule for completion by the end of this year or early 2020. Distinguished apart from the traditional brick and stone buildings that are currently on the block, the “Pearl on the Park” will be hard to miss! See the original feature at NY Yimby.

GEA Projects in the News: 98 Front Street (80 Adams Street) – Renderings Revealed

New renderings have been released for 98 Front Street in Dumbo, Brooklyn! GEA is providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design services to this condominium that has 186,000 square feet of interior space. This cubic structure will house 165 residences and floor plans will begin at 400 square feet and reach upwards of 2,000 sq. ft. The Manhattan view, state of the art health-conscious amenities and attractive price point has this development “appeal[ing] to first-time buyers and the many creative professionals that want to live in DUMBO.” Sales are expected to launch this Spring and the building itself is expected to be complete by Spring 2020! Get the full story at NY Yimby.