The Vaux Condominiums

The Vaux Condominiums are located in NW Portland and consist of 2 buildings with 4 levels. Within the buildings there are a total of 145 classically-styled units.

Additionally, the Condos are named after the migrating Vaux’s Swifts which come to Portland each Fall. The birds take up residency for a few weeks in the nearby brick chimney of Chapman Elementary School.

Scope: NWESI was an expert witness for this project that involved the replacement of the hot and cold water piping system within the building.

Location: Portland, OR

Client: The Vaux Condominiums Homeowners Owners Association

Architect: Ankrom Moisan Architects, Inc.

MEP Designer: Mechanical by American Heating, Inc. Plumbing by Peninsula Plumbing Co.

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