Kaiser San Jose
San Jose, California
Exterior Wall Investigation + Repair
W | A Associates has performed field observations, and material sampling and testing, of the exterior concrete walls and coatings on the Kaiser Permanente Hospital building. The purpose of this investigation, testing, and evaluation is to characterize the existing concrete wall conditions, assess the panel sealant joint conditions, and provide recommendations for pre-coating repairs and coating solutions (as applicable) with the intended purpose of maintaining the service life of the exterior concrete wall elements over the next 20+ years. The investigation and evaluation included review of related documents made available by KP, a series of site surveys, an analysis of observations and test results, and the preparation of this report.