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Inspections & Testing

We’re dedicated to ensuring your building and infrastructure systems are in working order. Our trained inspectors provide the expertise necessary to keep your systems up to date, up to code, and out of mind.

Featured clients

  • New York City Department of Environmental Protection

  • New York City Housing Authority

  • The City University of New York

  • New York City Health + Hospitals

  • New York City Department of Homeless Services

  • New York City Department of Design and Construction

At Richards, we uphold a high standard of care by strictly adhering to inspection laws and protocols including the NFPA 25 standard for the inspection, testing, and maintenance of water-based fire protection systems, Local Law 152 for the periodic inspection of gas piping systems, and the backflow prevention device inspection standards set forth by the BWSO section of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection. remove Agency.

Our comprehensive approach to inspection ensures accurate analyses of plumbing and fire protection systems and a trusted source for record retention, providing you with peace of mind. And our meticulous attention to detail helps you understand the local, state, and federal compliance status of your building and infrastructure systems.

Relevant Certifications

  • New York City DOB Licensed Master Plumber
  • New York City DOB Licensed Fire Suppression Contractors
  • New York City DOB Oil Burner License
  • New York State Licensed Professional Engineers
  • Certified Construction Managers
  • LEED Green Associate
  • Certified Design Builders
  • New York City DOB Site Safety Supervisor
  • New York City DOB Welder Certification
  • New York City DOB Gas Work Qualifications
  • New York City Periodic Gas Pipe Inspector
  • National Welding Association Welding Inspector
  • FDNY Supervisions of Sprinkler Systems (S12)
  • FDNY Supervisions of Standpipe Systems (S13)

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Our value

Inspections are crucial to keeping New York City’s systems operational. Our work ensures inspections are efficient and avoid impacting your daily operations so you can be sure your systems stay up to date without hassle.

  • High Standards

    We regularly review our own standards, rules, and regulations for inspections, ensuring they are applied to every inspection site so your systems are fully compliant.

  • Routine

    We offer regular inspection services to ensure the continuous compliance of your systems.

  • Guidance

    Our commitment to quality extends seamlessly into the inspection process, guiding the successful and pointed upkeep of your systems.

Your systems, our knowledge

Our process focused on quality at every step, ensuring both timely inspections and accurate results. We’re ready to help you keep your systems compliant.

“Richards’ inspectors are reliable, courteous, and knowledgeable. You can count on us to regularly delivery dependable results.”

Brian R. Nicholas, Project Engineer

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