Code Compliance
Code Compliance
Fire Suppression
Code Compliance

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A DSLBD Certified Business Enterprise (CBE) in Washington, DC

ECS Offers Code Compliance
and Consulting Engineering

ECS has served the greater metropolitan Washington, DC area for more than 25 years by providing geotechnical engineering, environmental consulting, construction materials testing and observation services, including Special Inspections and code compliance services. ECS is a certified Third Party Inspection Agency for the District of Columbia Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA), and is also approved to provide Third Party Inspection Program (TPIP) services for multiple jurisdictions in the DC Metro area.

Code Compliance Services

  • Structural and Architectural
  • Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing and Fire Protection Systems
  • Construction Materials Testing
  • ADA Accessibility, Framing, and Fire-Resistance Rating
  • Lighting, Power, Wiring, Grounding Methods
  • HVAC, Exhaust, Refrigeration, and Fuel Gas Systems
  • Domestic Water, Sanitary Sewer, and Stormwater
  • Energy

ECS employs ICC Master Code Professionals, DCRA Approved code compliance professionals, and licensed Professional Engineers/Architects.

Third Party Inspection Program (TPIP)

The ECS TPIP team provides experienced multi-trade inspectors to facilitate your commercial, residential, and institutional projects.  We proactively consult with the project team to identify manufacturer’s installation recommendations that may be allowed per exceptions in the applicable code.  ECS endeavors to save our clients time and money while complying with jurisdictional requirements and satisfying the intent of the code.

TPIP services can be scheduled by accessing our website at

For more information, please contact:




William Pratt, P.E. Ted Bekele
Professional-In-Charge Manager - Third Party Inspection Program
202.400.2188 202.400.2188