Massive Fire Strikes World Famous Skyscraper

Empire State Building RestorationThe Damages:

  • Public areas charred by direct heat
  • Painted surfaces discolored by soot deposits
  • Miles of elevator shafts and stairways smoke-damaged
  • HVAC duct systems contaminated by soot
  • Office interiors affected by noxious smoke odor
  • Many prominent business operations at a standstill

Our NYC RA Affiliate’s Response:

  • Damage evaluated, restoration strategy defined
  • Detailed project scope and estimate provided
  • Over 100 emergency service personnel dispatched
  • Affected building surfaces chem-sponge cleaned
  • Art-Deco fixtures dismantled and hand-washed
  • Shafts, stairways and plenums cleaned and ozone treated
  • Ductwork power-cleaned and deodorized
  • Restorations of all affected offices and furnishings

A severe fire broke out on the 51st floor of a world famous New York City skyscraper. Soon after the blaze was extinguished, our trained project coordinators mobilized the commercial catastrophe unit for immediate response. Our skilled team of specialists labored around the clock to restore normal business operations within a matter of days.

Various insurers also called upon our services to reverse the damage and disruption of numerous commercial enterprises throughout the building. RA’s fast and thorough response was instrumental in saving untold millions in business interruption claims.

“Thank you for the professional efficiency of your organization with regard to the emergency clean-up necessary after the fire on the 51st floor. Once again, you have not let us down.”
Charles F. Guigno