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November 10, 2020
Retrofit Existing Systems

Retrofit Existing Systems of Commercial Buildings

Retrofitting a commercial building is often a more economical option than designing and constructing a new building. The modifications from retrofitting brings the older building up […]
August 27, 2020

Consulting 101: We Communicate with Your Architects & Developers Every Step of the Way

When constructing a building, the professions of architects and engineers are integral to the design of the structure. Although they may overlap, the responsibilities of each […]
January 17, 2017
Curtain Walls

What are Curtain Walls?

The exterior of a building is important for the structural integrity of the building, while protecting the building’s interior. Curtain walls is one of the ways […]
December 23, 2016
Window Condensation

Window Condensation: What causes it and how to stop it

Window condensation is a common problem that you may have noticed affecting your doors and windows. But the cause of this condensation can be varied, and […]
September 27, 2016
Window Condensation

Why Waterproofing is Essential in South Florida

In South Florida, water is the most persistent and damaging of these elements, which makes waterproofing essential. For years, construction in South Florida has improved and […]
August 23, 2016
Property Damage Evaluation

Essential Types of Property Damage Evaluation

South Florida is a very attractive place to live for people all over the country, and even the world. There are a plethora of reasons why […]
August 10, 2016
Reduce construction Risks

Reduce Construction Risks that will Hinder Your Profitable Project

Building construction can be a profitable enterprise as long as you manage to keep your construction problems to a minimum. These risks can range from minor to […]

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL — Building envelope engineering firm Façade+Envelope announces the promotion of Cristina Moreno and John Delgado to vice presidents.

The new positions are the result of expansion in the Façade+Envelope offices. As the company continues to grow, it is necessary to expand the roles of the team and hire new talent.

Moreno joined Façade+Envelope in 2016 and currently runs the Inspections Department. She oversees the performance and training of inspectors and project managers and ensures the success of the Consulting and Inspections departments.

With more than nine years of experience in consulting, inspections and field testing of building envelope components, Moreno graduated with a BS in Civil Engineering from Florida International University. She obtained her Engineering in Training Certification from the NCEES and is pursuing her Professional Engineer Certification.

Delgado leads the Engineering Department. His technical knowledge of building codes, industry standards and manufacturing requirements ensures the Glazing Engineering Department is unparalleled. He joined the firm in 2018 bringing an extensive background in leadership, project management, engineering, systems design, manufacturing and consulting. Delgado has more than 17 years of specialized experience working in the glazing industry with manufacturers, glazing engineering firms and building envelope consultants.

Delgado holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering and a Specialist in Management of Engineering Projects degree from Universidad del Norte in Colombia. He obtained his Engineering in Training Certification from the NCEES and is pursuing his Professional Engineer Certification.

“Facade+Envelope is today and what we strive to become in the future, cannot be possible without Cristina and John,” said Manuel Morales, Principle of Façade+Envelope. “Through their hard work, teamwork approach, and technical expertise they exemplify our core values. I am honored to work alongside these incredible professionals.

July 28, 2021
Facade + Envelope New VPs Christina & John

Façade+Envelope Announces New Vice Presidents

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL -- Building envelope engineering firm Façade+Envelope announces the promotion of Cristina Moreno and John Delgado to vice presidents.The new positions are the result of expansion in the Façade+Envelope offices.
June 9, 2021

Trends in Commercial Real Estate

We are often asked to advise on commercial real estate, including residential high-rise buildings, banks, hospitals, hotels, retail stores, office buildings and shopping centers.
May 12, 2021
Facade and envelope employee water testing building envelope

Improper waterproofing can cause building envelope failure

Even a small amount of moisture that penetrates a building envelope during construction or occupancy can cause extensive damage. Water penetration usually is a result of […]
March 30, 2021
Engineering at facade and envelope

What does a façade engineer do?

As our name suggests, Façade+Envelope focuses on the engineering of commercial and residential building facades and envelopes. Unless you are an architect or engineer, that might […]