Category Archives: Concrete
Skudo USA is proud to sponsor the upcoming “How to Treat a Concrete Slab for Appearance & Durability” webinar as part of the WOC 360 Pre-Construction Series on July 27th at 2pm Eastern. Continue reading
Skudo USA President Brendon Smith was recently featured on concrete expert David Stephenson’s podcast “Foundations” – discussing the importance of protection through the concrete process, common issues caused by damage to concrete slabs, and innovating new products in new industries. Continue reading
Many thanks to our good friends at McCownGordon Construction and Concrete Décor Magazine for this awesome profile of the Turner Middle School project, featuring Skudo HT Commercial System.
“Superintendent Chris Hampton had never used Skudo floor protection products before the Turner Middle School project in Kansas City, Kansas. Now, he says, he won’t use anything else.” Continue reading
The events of 2020 certainly changed the landscape in terms of how business is done in the construction industry, the effects of which have lingered well into 2021. Slowly, we are starting to see a return to in-person events as lockdowns, travel and capacity restrictions have been lifted in many regions.
In March, it was announced that the World of Concrete expo will proceed as the first major convention in Las Vegas since March 2020. The show is now confirmed to take place on June 8-10, 2021 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Continue reading
Modern designs and finishes are constantly evolving. Desirable low maintenance surface finishes like Polished Concrete, Terrazzo, Porcelain Tile, Resilient and Epoxy are in demand.
Each surface finish delivers unique protection challenges which need to be identified and met at the specification stage. Too often we see comprehensive specifications that explain in minute detail the type of finish, the installation procedure to be followed and at the very end is a one sentence note. Continue reading
The Skudo Commercial System is a unique protection product, compatible to a broad range of environments/situations. Some criteria must be considered when assessing suitability for your project, specifically your concrete. Continue reading
The Skudo HT Commercial System is protecting troweled concrete from rain, construction debris, and machinery on the Skanska project at the West Carolina University STEM Building in Cullowhee, NC. The final finish will be polished concrete. The 3 year project involves the demolition of the existing Natural Sciences Building and construction of a new multi-storied structure. The new facility is expected to open in 2021 and will feature 185,000 square feet of lab and classroom space.