A few minutes walk from Queensboro Plaza subway is one of Quality Control Laboratories, LLC’s hotel projects. The Aloft -Long Island City’s rooftop patio provides an incredible view of NYC skyline. This 18 story building rises to 186 feet to it’s pinnacle, said to be the tallest among all the hotel buildings in Queens.

Quality Control Laboratories, LLC, handled and completed the Special Inspections Materials Testing and adjacent buildings structural monitoring to include the following:

BOROSCOPE
CHIMNEY SYSTEMS
COMPRESSION TEST OF DRILLED CORE GROUTING
CONCRETE CAST IN PLACE
CONCRETE PLACEMENT
CURTAIN WALL INSPECTION MINI CASSION INSPECTION
DRY PACK INSPECTION NON-DESTRUCTIVE STRENGTH TESTING OF DRIVING & MICRO PILES
ENERGY CODE COMPLIANCE
EXCAVATION-SHEETING, SHORING & BRACING
HEATING SYSTEMS
FIRE RATED HARDENED CONCRETE
FIRESTOP, DRAFTSTOP & FIREBLOCK SYSTEMS
FOOTINGS & FOUNDATION
GEOTECHNICAL INSPECTION – PILES
MASONRY
MECHANICAL INSPECTIONS
PILE FOUNDATIONS & DRILLED PIER INSTALLATION
SUBGRADE INSPECTION
SUBSURFACE CONDITIONS – FILL PLACEMENT & IN-PLACE DENSITY
SPRINKLER & STANDPIPE SYSTEMS
STRUCTURAL STABILITY
VIBRATION MONITORING
CRACK MONITORING
OPTICAL SURVEY MONITORING