Michael Richard (Rick) Hugins

EXPERT – GENERAL CONTRACTOR / ROOFING CONSULTANT

rick.hugins@mcconsultants.com

Licenses/Registrations/Designations
  • General Contractor – Florida State Contractors License CGC015615 (1979)
  • Certified Roofing Contractor – Florida License CCC057278 (1995)
  • Florida Mortgage Broker License (2002)
Memberships
  • Charter Member, Univ of Florida Building Constr. Advisory Council past Chairman, Coral Springs Builders Council
  • Member, Sigma Lambda Chi Honorary Construction Fraternity
  • Commissioner, Vice Chairman, State of Florida Dept. of Professional Regulation, Pilotage Rate Review Board
  • BOD, Coral Springs Country Club 1991-1994
  • BOD, Junior Achievement of Broward County 1988-1989
  • City of Coral Springs Blue Ribbon Committee 1989
  • City of Coral Springs Economic Development Board 1984-1986
  • City of Coral Springs Code Enforcement Board 1987
Areas of Focus
  • Low & Steep Slope Roofing Assemblies
  • Horizontal & Vertical Subterranean Waterproofing Assemblies
  • Sheet Metal & Sheet Metal Integration Assemblies.
  • Above Deck Waterproofing Assemblies
  • Open Joint Paver & Waterproofing Assemblies
  • Weatherproofing & Waterproofing of Vertical Building Exterior Envelopes
  • Elevator / Escalators
Project Expertise
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Health Care Facilities
  • Country Club/Golf Courses
  • Educational Institutions
  • Public Works
  • Condominiums/Apartments
Areas of Expertise
  • Forensic Investigation
  • Roof Inspection and Analysis
  • Water-Proofing Systems
  • Document Analysis, Standard of Care
  • Repair Recommendations
  • Delay Analysis, Contract Disputes
  • Building Code and Materials Research
  • Expert Witness Testimony
  • Upgrade and Renovation Practices
  • Construction Management
  • Quality Control & Quality Assurance
  • System Membranes, Building Envelopes
  • Polyurethane Foam Systems
  • Built-Up Roof Systems
  • Composition Shingles, Tile Systems
  • Sheet Metal, Decks, Fountains
  • Roof Specifications, Waterproofing
  • Code Compliance
  • Estimating and Supervising
Education
  • Bachelor of Building Construction 1974, University of Florida
  • M.B.A. Graduate Studies 1978, University of South Florida