Dillard University, Katrina Repairs/Enhancements Program

Exterior of the Dillard University campus

MBP provided program management services including cost management and cost engineering services. Hurricane Katrina caused extensive wind damage and the failure of the London Avenue Canal flooded the Dillard University campus. The canal failure produced massive flood damage to campus infrastructure. The project included renovation and demolition of more than 30 buildings across Dillard University’s… Read More

Kaiser Aluminum, Gramercy Refinery Digester Rebuild

Aerial view of Gramercy Alumina Refinery

MBP became involved in the project on behalf of the owner during the reconstruction of the digester area of the Gramercy Alumina Refinery after it was destroyed in a catastrophic explosion involving high-pressure piping and pressure vessels. MBP provided on-site inspection, CPM scheduling, cost to complete estimates, analysis of the actual costs of performance, expert… Read More