The new Colorado Army National Guard Readiness Center serves as a home station for a National Guard unit, and can house one company of 140 soldiers. New readiness centers are being built in communities across Colorado to increase the value of the National Guard to the local community, and to better support them in times of need.
At one of their locations in Fort Bragg, the maintenance costs of waxing, stripping, and replacing the vinyl tile and carpet on their floor began to outweigh the benefits. The facility managers looked for a solution that would provide them the durability needed as well as the aesthetic desired, and discovered polished concrete.
The Port Everglades restoration is part of a $54 million renovation project that sparked from a milestone agreement between Carnival Corporation and Broward County Board of County Commissions to prepare the port to handle a minimum of 25.5 million guests for Carnival Cruise Lines in the next 15 years.
Use of Polished Concrete Flooring Aligns with Ijams Environmental Mission. The Ijams Nature Center in East Tennessee has been a landmark of environmental conservation and education in Knoxville for almost a century…
Going Platinum: California Academy of Sciences – LEED Project Uses Polished Concrete as Sustainable Flooring
The Academy of Sciences, one of the world’s largest natural history museums, anticipates receiving yet another accolade, that as the world’s largest public space to receive Platinum LEED Certification. The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system was developed by the United States Green Building Council to define ‘green building’ and stimulate energy conservation.
New Gema Engine Plant Features World’s First Diamond Polished Quartz Shake Concrete Industrial Floor
When the management team met in early 2003 to begin work on the new GEMA (Global Engine Manufacturing Alliance Plant) a joint venture of Daimler Chrysler, Hyundai and Mitsubishi Motors located in Dundee Michigan, GEMA’s president Bruce Coventry requested that the design group “work outside the box’ while conceptualizing and constructing “the best engine plant in the world.
Earlier this year, Anthony Allen, owner of Linganore Wines, the largest winery in the state of Maryland, knew that he wanted a very special floor for his newly-renovated winery tasting and banquet rooms in the old keg hay barn which used to be part of a dairy farm.
Yates, the founder and owner of Robert Yates Racing (RYR) used to detest December because that’s the time each year RYR would clear and shut down the shop. RYR would remove the old epoxy floor, put down the new epoxy, allow for lengthy drying time, all costing critical downtime and lost weeks while trying to reorganize and prepare for next season’s racing schedule.