About Us


Robert McCoy Jr., PE

Bob McCoy, owner and operator of Armco Inspections and Armco Infrared, is a North Carolina Registered Professional Electrical Engineer, Level 3 Certified Infrared Thermographer, experienced Commercial Building Inspector and Property Condition Assessor and former NC Licensed Home Inspector.

Armco specialties include:

  • Long and shortwave Infrared roof moisture inspection and condition assessment

  • Nuclear gauge roof inspections for internal roof assembly moisture

  • Electronic roof leak detection with both high and low voltage technologies for precise breach location

  • Infrared and Ultrasound building electrical inspections from utility transformer to point-of-use

  • Infrared/Blower-door building air leakage and insulation inspection

  • Building envelope and interior wall moisture or leakage inspection

  • Client tailored/custom pre-purchase or buyer due-diligence inspections for any size, age, configuration or condition building or property

  • ASTM E-2018.8 Standard Property Condition Assessments including reserve study for a client specified term and inflation rate for any size, age, configuration or condition building or property

  • Co-ordination of additional evaluation work by other engineering or technical specialties: ESA (Environmental Site Assessment Phase 1 and/or 2, Structural, Foundations, Site drainage, Building envelope, Water intrusion, Interior environmental (IAQ, Mold, etc), Roof, Electrical, Plumbing, HVAC, etc.

In addition to the initial consultation, we provide both oral and written inspection reports and work with our clients in understanding the inspection results. Depending on the need, we may also help formulate and prioritize action plans and/or facilitate the acquisition of additional investigation services (structural, environmental, water intrusion, roofing, electrical, etc.)

If you need assistance with a purchase, repair or replace decision, damage assessment or otherwise, contact us and we will help directly or suggest others that may better fit the issue.

Certifications and Associations

  • BS Electrical Engineering, NCSU
  • N.C. Professional Engineer #20697
  • ITA Certified Commercial Building Inspector
  • Level 3 Certified Thermographer #7672
  • N.C. Radiation Safety Officer
  • Authorized ElectricIR Contractor
  • Authorized RoofscanIR Contractor
  • Authorized EnergyScanIR Contractor
  • Authorized BlockwallScan Contractor
  • Authorized EquineIR Contractor
  • United Infrared Charter Member
  • RCI – Quality Assurance Observer
  • BEC – Building Envelope Council (Wake County)