We are eager to work directly with Architects, Designers, & Owners to assist in the early stages of project planning as it relates to the Architectural Doors, Frames & Finish Hardware.
Our certified Architectural Hardware Consultants are well versed in all facets of door opening requirements including Fire Code, Life/Safety Code, Handicap Code, as well as, contributing to design & function recommendations.
Our experienced estimators provide budget pricing & firm qualified bids for a wide range of products for your upcoming projects.
Utilizing state of the art technology, JC Ryan can provide efficient estimates for any size project, as well as budget analysis, allowances, & value engineering recommendations.
Contact our Sales Department to request to be placed on our bid calendar for your specific project.
Engineering & Detailing
After the successful bid & before project management, is the important task of the preparation of your submittals for approval. Our Senior Engineers prepare Architectural Hardware Schedules. Hollow Metal Door & Frame Shop Drawings, Wood Door Shop Drawings, FRP Shop Drawings, etc.
Our experts make sure that the specified products meet Fire Code, Life/Safety Code & ADA code. We make sure that there are no conflicts between the various specified hardware items in conjunction with each other & the door or frame that they are intended to be installed on.
Fire Door Assembly Inspections
In accordance with NFPA 80 , all fire doors in public buildings are subject to annual inspection for compliance. JC Ryan has certified Fire Door Assembly Inspectors [FDAI] on staff & provides building owners with annual contracts to inspect their label openings & provide a concise written report for presentation to their insurance company or local AHJ [Authority Having Jurisdiction].
In preparation for your JACO inspections, schedule an appointment with Steven Seif, AHC, FDAI, Certified Fire & Egress Door Inspector at 631/694-0008 Ext 228.
“Our job is to make you look good!”
JC Ryan Project Managers are involved in their projects from 1st submittal to completion. They are responsible for the successful completion of your project. They work closely with the General Contractor & installers to coordinate deliveries, in conjunction with the ever-changing construction schedule. They attend keying meetings, troubleshoot special field conditions, & offer their technical expertise. Their job is to make you look good!
For our contract projects, we are proud to offer your Finish Hardware deliveries be made by our own JC Ryan truck & Teamster driver. All hardware deliveries are meticulously coordinated with your jobsite. We check-in each hardware item with your job super or installer to assure all products are complete & accounted for. Door, Frame & Marvin Window deliveries are coordinated with the same precision by our respective manufacturer’s trucks.
In addition to our Contract Department, we help support & assist aftermarket clients (End Users, Schools, Hospitals, Office Buildings etc.) that require replacement hinges, locksets, exit devices, door closers, electro-mechanical locking systems, & well as everything else for the door, including the door itself.
Let us help you throughout the project, from submittal to completion. Call us now!
JC Ryan has teams of experienced Specification Writers, Estimators, Sales Personnel, Engineers, Project Managers, Architectural Hardware Consultants & Fire Door Assembly Inspectors with 10, 20, 30, 40 years of industry expertise.
You can rely on us to make sure your door openings meet Fire Code, Life/Safety Code & Handicap Code, as well as, meet your security & design requirements.