Category Archives: Concrete
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.
Skudo HT Commercial System is protecting 15,000 sft of sealed concrete at Chattahoochee Technical College Health Sciences Building in Georgia. This new building will increase the student enrollment in every Health program at the college’s Marietta Campus, training nurses, medical assistants, nurse assistants and medical lab professionals. General Contractor: McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.
Skudo is excited to announce that the voting has officially opened for the 2019 WOC Most Innovative Product awards! Please see the link below cast your vote for SkudoBoard HT Interlock and show your support for Skudo! Category: SURFACES & DECORATIVE EQUIPMENT & MATERIALS Link to vote: https://bit.ly/2T5TWWO Description link: https://bit.ly/2rOxk1e NOTE: One vote per IP address allowed Please share to get the word out to vote!
Skudo provided over 100,000 sft of SkudoBoard rigid protection and HT Commercial system to protect the polished concrete from machinery and foot traffic, rain, mud and snow for the Universities at Shady Grove (Maryland) Biomedical Sciences building. This new 228,000 sf academic facility will provide a collaborative learning environment through shared instructional facilities with three sister schools, the University of Maryland College Park, Baltimore and Baltimore County — with Gilbane Building Company, Concreate Inc.