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Steve Hoffman and Bundy Chamberlain

Below you will find information on Steve and Bundy's experience and project history.

Steve Hoffman; IOR and Instructor

Background Qualifications

Over 25 years of construction experience providing a wide range of services. Experience includes commercial, institutional, governmental and residential projects. Past projects have ranged in value from thirty-thousand dollars to over five hundred million dollars. Current and past certificates and licenses include OSHPD A, California General Contractors B, DSA Special Inspector, many ICBO Special Inspector certifications and ACI Level 1.

Inspection Services:

Over 15 years of inspection experience. Positions held have included Facilities Development Quality Assurance Manager, Marketing Manager, Sales Associate, Project Manager, Supervisor and Project Inspector. Award Winner for Market Leadership, Sales Results and Cost Effectiveness. Recent awards from one of the largest health care providers in California include recognition for being the leader in value engineering and for establishing new standards of inspection communications.

Construction Project Management:

Over 10 years of experience with contracting firms. Positions held have included General Contractor, Responsible Managing Employee, General Partner, Project Manager, Project Engineer, Foreman and Tradesman. Awards received include recognition as the Contractor of the 1988 AIA Honor Award Winning Tanner & Van Dine Offices, Commendation by The Corps of Engineers, and Value Engineering Excellence from an ENR 400 Firm.

Computer Application Development:

Selected by a Fortune 500 Firm ADP as their construction industry expert and provided services for a product development aimed at the insurance industry. Services included interviewing and analysis of data base suppliers and stop-gap software platform suppliers and management of the project software operational protocol developments. Upon completion, Lockheed Martin was retained by ADP for software programming and noted that the software protocols were the “Most complete and logical package ever received and would substantially reduce the normal programming costs."

Partial Project List:

Project: John Muir Medical Centers in Walnut Creek and Concord (concurent projects) 
Project type: Facility Additions and Improvements.
Value: $800,000,000.00 +. Role: Owners Quality Assurance Manager

Project: Kaiser Antioch Deer Valley Medical Center
Project type: New Facility with Land, Utility and Road Improvements.
Value: $300,000,000.00 +. Role: Lead IOR

Project: Kaiser Livermore
Project type: New Facility with Land and Utility Improvements.
Value: $15,000,000.00 +. Role: Lead IOR

Project: Kaiser Antioch Medical Office Building #1
Project type: New Facility with Land, Utility and Road Improvements.
Value: $15,000,000.00 +. Role: Lead IOR

Project: Kaiser Santa Clara Replacement Medical Center
Project type: New Facility with Land, Utility and Road Improvements.
Value: $500,000,000.00 +. Role: Assistant IOR

Project: Kaiser Martinez Medical Center, Seismic Upgrade
Project type: Retrofit Existing Structure to NPC-2 Requirements
Value: $500,000.00 +. Role: Lead IOR

Project: Kaiser Vallejo Medical Center, Seismic Upgrade
Project type: Retrofit Existing Seven Story Tower to NPC-2 Requirements
Value: $1,500,000.00 +. Role: Lead IOR

Project: Kaiser Vallejo, Napa, Fairfield, and Walnut Creek Remodel Projects
Project type: Retrofits, New Radiology, Labs, Fire System Upgrades, Etc.
Value: $15,000.00 to $2,000,000.00 +. Role: Lead IOR

Project: Kaiser Walnut Creek Hospital Phase 2
Project type: Hospital Addition
Value: $50,000,000.00. Role: Assistant IOR

Project: Lawrence Livermore Labs, High Explosives Application Facility
Project type: If I told you, I’d have to shoot you.
Value: $22,000,000.00. Role: Contractors Quality Control and Project Engineer.

Project: McClellan Air Force Base, Logistics Operations Center
Project type: If I told you, I’d have to shoot you.
Value: $12,000,000.00. Role: Contractors Quality Control and Project Engineer.

Project: Pacific Renaissance Center, Oakland
Project type: Mixed Use Residential/Commercial
Value: $50,000,000.00. Role: Lead Special Inspector

BUNDY E. CHAMBERLAIN, JR. ;IOR and Instructor

Background Qualifications

Over 13 years of construction experience providing a wide range of services. Experience includes commercial, institutional, governmental and residential projects. Projects have ranged in value from small projects to over five hundred million dollars. Position held included Lead IOR, Assistant IOR, Testing Laboratory Manager, Special Inspector Supervisor, and Lead Special Inspector.

Bundy has a thorough working knowledge of all applicable laboratory and field testing procedures required for construction projects as defined by such organizations as ASTM, ACI, AASHTO, ICBO, AWS, ASNT, NICET, etc. He also is familiar with materials specifications, standard test methods, and advanced calculations needed for test results.

Current certificates and licenses include OSHPD A, California General Contractors B, ICBO Special Inspector Certification, ACI Level 1 and Nuclear Densimeter Operator.

EDUCATION

Washington High School, Fremont, California, 1978
Ohlone College, Fremont, California, 1979

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2004 - Present, B. E. Chamberlain Inspection Services
1999 - 2004, Signet Testing Labs 
 
1991 - 1999, Strata Inc.
1986 - 1990 Independent Photo-journalist
1979 - 1985 U.S. Navy


Partial Project List:

John Muir Health numerous remodel projects; Lead IOR. 

John Muir Health Concord New Tower and Remodel; Lead IOR.


Kaiser Santa Clara Replacement Medical Center; Assistant IOR

Kaiser Livermore Medical Office Building; Assistant IOR and Lead Special Inspector

PACBELL Stadium; Steel inspection, foundation inspection, reinforced concrete inspection.

University of Idaho Library Addition; Lead Special Inspector

Fighting Creek Landfill, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho; Lead Special Inspector

Waste Water Treatment Plant, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho; Lead Special Inspector

Hayden Lake Elementary School, Hayden Lake, Idaho; Lead Special Inspector

Factory Outlet Phase II, Post Falls, Idaho; Lead Special Inspector

Coeur d'Alene Airport, Kootenai County, Idaho; Lab Manager
Quality assurance testing and inspection for aggregate production

Wal-Mart, Lewiston, Idaho; Lead Special Inspector

Harding Elementary School, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho; Lead Special Inspector

Tapmatic Corporation, Post Falls, Idaho; Lead Special Inspector

Riverside Harbor Subdivision, Post Falls, Idaho; Lead Special Inspector

Bank of America, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho; Soil compaction testing, foundation inspections and reinforced concrete testing

Harpers Furniture Factory, Post Falls, Idaho; Lead Special Inspector