Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Building Diagnostics

Our Building Diagnostics group (HFACT Collaborative) has recently posted a website. Below is the link:


Please visit this website to see more about our collaborative group. We are often asked "who is H/FACT"? H/FACT is comprised of a team of four partners. HICAPS, Inc., FCG (Facility Consulting Group), West & Stem Architects and Stalling Engineering.
We have partnered with FCG Roofing Consultants of Asheboro, NC, Stallings Engineering of Winston-Salem, NC and West & Stem Architects of Winston-Salem, NC to provide a One Stop Shop approach to building assessments.

Please feel free to call us with any questions you may have and visit www.hicaps.com to learn more about building diagnostics!

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Scheduling Services

HICAPS has teamed with R E Daffan to provide scheduling for the new Navy Fed. Credit Union Branch Located on Rte. 17 Chesapeake, VA. The new credit union is scheduled to open in July.

R-E Daffan Inc. (Branch Group) Supt. Chuck Johnston.

PM Mike Donohue

HICAPS, Inc. - Scheduling - Tom Smithey

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Ida Lee Pool in Leesburg, VA

Contractor: R E Daffan
Scheduling Engineer: Tom Smithey, HICAPS Inc.

HICAPS provided scheduling for the Ida Lee Pool project. The pool had a ribbon cutting ceremony in May 2009 and has numerous exciting features. The pool has just opened for its 2010 season on May 29th. This is one of many projects that HICAPS has provided scheduling services for R E Daffan.

Features include:

o 600’ Lazy River

o Large slide Tower with Two Body Flumes

o Drop Slides

o Crossing Feature

o Two Gang Slides

o Little Squirt Whale

o Large “Beach” Area with Bubblers and Water Fountains

o 25 yard Lap Lanes

o Dumping Buckets

o Water Pipe Fall

o Shade Structures

o Concession Stand
o Grass Picnic Area

o Floating Snake and Alligator

Friday, June 4, 2010

HICAPS Inc. Scheduling Project Updates

Branch & Associates
Montgomery County Public Schools
Montgomery County, Virginia
Construction Update
Project Manager: Greg Polcha
Superintendent: Steve Nicely

Shawsville Elliston Elementary School is Scheduled to open in the fall. We will be substantially complete by the end of June.

Branch and Associates of Roanoke is the project contractor.
Project Manager: Heather Bowman
Supertintendents: Dale Sherburne and Pat Benton
HICAPS Inc. is provding scheduling

The concourse level, footings and columns are poured. We are at the 31 ft level and will be starting the precast seating.

Vist the Branch and Associates link for more project information and view the real time camera of the stadium progress.

Tuesday, June 1, 2010


HICAPS has just been awarded our first negotiated procurement for the design and installation of utiilty meters at VA facilities throughout Kentucky, Tennessee and parts of West Virginia. This is a 6.5M contract. Congratulations to the team!!