Skudo at Work

Johnson & Sons

Concrete (Diamond Polished)

Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat – 49,600 sq. ft.

ACC San Gabriel

Leander, TX

The Austin Community College District recently constructed a brand new facility to serve the rapidly growing Leander – San Gabriel area. The 2,500 student campus opened in 2018 and primarily consists of general education classes.

Anderson

Concrete
Glass

Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat – 225,000 sq. ft.
Skudo Glass Advanced

Knight Cancer Research Center

Portland, OR

Located in the heart of Portland, OHSU’s new Knight Cancer Research facility is the first of its kind in the area. The LEED Platinum project features a 7 story, 338,000 sq. ft. tower that includes labs, research facilities, conference center, parking garage, and more.

McCarthy Building

Concrete
Glass

Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat – 40,800 sq. ft.
Skudo Glass Advanced

Museum of Fine Arts

Houston, TX

The 450,000 sq. ft. Museum of Fine Arts Houston is currently undergoing a major expansion and renovation. This project includes the complete rebuilding of the Glassell School of Art, which will have a capacity of 7,000 students annually. The project also includes a new parking structure, 160,000 sq. ft. exhibition hall and renovations to the existing Cullen Sculpture Garden. It is expected to be completed in 2020.

Teal Construction

Concrete

Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat – 38,000 sq. ft.

HCC Felix Fraga Campus

Houston, TX

Skudo’s HT Commercial Mat helped protect new concrete during severe weather and flooding during construction of a new Science, Technology, Engineering and Math facility (STEM) for the HCC (Houston Community College) Felix Fraga campus. Upon completion in October 2017, the 36,432 square feet, $15,900,000 facility included simulators, labs, classrooms, administration spaces, and telescope within a viewing dome.

Vaughn Construction

Concrete – Pre-polished, hard-troweled

Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat – 48,000 sq. ft

Texas A&M New Engineering Building

College Station, TX

The Zachry Engineering Center at Texas A&M University was expanded to become the Engineering Education Complex (EEC). The $168 million facility is the largest academic building on the College Station, TX, campus. The new complex was completely renovated into a modern learning facility, with lecture halls as well as communal areas for students to meet and work on projects.

Texas A&M’s College of Engineering is ranked as one of the top engineering programs in the country according to “U.S. News & World Report.”

Tellepsen Builders / BCS

Concrete

Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat – 115,000 Sq. Ft.

HCC West Houston Institute

Houston, TX

Houston Community College’s (HCC) newest campus, West Houston Institute, opened for the Spring 2017 term. The $46 million facility includes new classrooms, labs, conference and collaborations centers, and also a unique “Makerspace” featuring a variety of computer-controlled fabrication equipment to attract scientists, engineers, artisans and entrepreneurs.

During construction, severe storms moved through the region, leaving floodwater, mud, and debris throughout the site. Skudo’s Heavy Traffic (HT) Commercial System kept the surface clean and dry so that it was not damaged by the inclement weather.

Gilbane Building Co.

Skudo Gilbane Case Study – Restoration Hardware

Polished concrete

Skudo LT Tack-Mat – 57,000 s.f.
Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat – 5,000 s.f.

Restoration Hardware store

Atlanta, GA

In November 2014, well-known furniture and home décor retailer Restoration Hardware opened their largest store to date in the upscale Buckhead district of Atlanta, GA. The six-story, 70,000 s.f. RH Gallery was built to resemble a contemporary southern estate. The building features a 40-foot-tall entry rotunda with a double staircase, a three-story atrium, a 50-foot long reflecting pool, two acres of gardens and terraces, and a rooftop park and conservatory.

Skudo’s LT (Light Traffic) and HT (Heavy Traffic) Tack-Mat protected polished concrete from dust, building materials, and equipment, revealing a clean and
spotless surface for the Grand Opening.

Bighorn Construction

Skudo Bighorn Case Study – Poway School

Concrete

Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat – 65,000 s.f.

Poway Unified School District

Poway, CA

In August 2014, the Poway Unified School District opened the doors of their brand-new campus in Poway, CA for Kindergarten-8th Grade students. The $56 million construction project took a total of 17 months to complete. The first school of its kind, the new facility has open-concept, non-traditional classrooms designed for up to 1,500 students to learn through critical thinking, empathy, creativity, and rationality.

Skudo’s Commercial System, HT (Heavy Traffic) protected concrete from construction materials, stains,
machinery and heat, for over a year.

“Skudo protected the concrete from staining.”

Kemna Tile

Terrazzo Stairs

Skudo Commercial System, HT & LT Mat – 14,000 sq. ft
Skudo Tack-Mat, High Impact & LT – 11,000 sq. ft.

Faena Forum

Miami Beach, FL

Skudo Commercial Mat and Tack-Mat was used during construction of the Faena Forum, a cultural center and hotel in Miami Beach, FL. The unique structure features a circular performing arts hall and an adjacent hotel and conference center. The 42,500 sq. ft. building, which was completed in November 2016, was designed by renowned Dutch firm OMA.

Michielutti Bros. Inc

Terrazzo

Skudo Commercial System, MT Mat – 12,000 sq. ft.
Skudo Commercial System, LT Mat – 10,000 sq. ft.
Skudo Tack-Mat, LT Mat – 1,100 sq. ft.

MSU Bio Engineering Building

East Lansing, Michigan

The Bio Engineering building at MSU is a 4-story, 100,000 sq. ft. state of the art research facility, including wet bench research laboratories, offices, and collaborative space such as shared equipment areas. This area is used by researchers from different disciplines, ranging from chemical veneering, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering to pharmacology, physiology and radiology.

The terrazzo contractor, Michielutti Bros, was announced as a winner of the 2017 NTMA Honors Awards for their outstanding work on this project.

Webcor Builders

Skudo Webcor Case Study – Guam Naval Hospital

Terrazzo

Skudo Commercial System, MT Mat – 100,000 s.f.

Naval Hospital

Guam

As part of Watts Webcor Obayashi joint venture, Webcor Builders completed a $158 Million Guam Naval Hospital Replacement Project for The NAVFAC Pacific in 2014. The project met the LEED Silver certification standard. The new 300,000 s.f. hospital has 42 beds, 4 operating rooms, 2 C-section rooms, and MRI and CT scanning suites. It’s opening coincided with the relocation of 8,000 Marines and their family members from Okinawa, Japan.

Skudo’s Commercial System, MT (Medium Traffic) grade, was laid on a third of the hospital’s Terrazzo floor, protecting it not only from damage, dirt
and debris, but also mold and bacteria.

Beck Group

Marble / Tile

Skudo Construction Tack-Mat, LT – 1,100 sq. ft.

McKinney & Olive

Dallas, TX

Skudo LT Construction Tack-Mat was used to protect expensive marble tile flooring during the construction of a new 17-story high-rise office and retail building in Uptown Dallas.

Woodmeister Master Builders

Skudo Woodmeister Case Study – Razor House

Tile and marble

Skudo HT and LT Tack-Mats – 4,100 s.f.

The Razor House

La Jolla, CA

The Razor House in La Jolla, California, is a stunning, 11,000 s.f. estate built in 2007. Its floor to ceiling windows, contrasted with concrete, reveal a view that stretches for miles toward a state reserve. San Diego architect Wallace Cunningham designed the home to appear to be built right into the mountain side. The home features four bedrooms, six bathrooms, a circular theater, glass elevator, underground garage and a rooftop fitness room along with several infinity pools.

In 2014, Skudo’s HT (Heavy Traffic) and LT (Light Traffic) Tack-Mats protected marble and tile while repairs and renovations were underway.

McCarthy Building

Concrete
Glass

Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat – 40,800 sq. ft.
Skudo Glass Advanced

Museum of Fine Arts

Houston, TX

The 450,000 sq. ft. Museum of Fine Arts Houston is currently undergoing a major expansion and renovation. This project includes the complete rebuilding of the Glassell School of Art, which will have a capacity of 7,000 students annually. The project also includes a new parking structure, 160,000 sq. ft. exhibition hall and renovations to the existing Cullen Sculpture Garden. It is expected to be completed in 2020.

Camarata Masonry

Glass – Residential

Skudo Glass Advanced

Hines Market Square Tower

Houston, TX

Hines Market Square is a newly opened (2016) high-rise residential tower in the heart of Houston’s historic district. The 32-story, 274 unit building was built with the feel of a 5 star hotel, and includes amenities such as a fitness center, a club room with a gourmet kitchen, a Wi-Fi lounge, outdoor pool on the terrace, and an 8-story parking garage.

Skudo Glass Advanced was used to protect windows during construction of the tower.

Camarata Masonry

Glass – Residential

Skudo Glass Advanced

Azalea Court

Houston, TX

Azalea Court is a new midrise apartment building in Houston’s coveted River Oaks District. Construction will be completed in two phases – an eight-floor midrise with 344 units, followed by a 17-story tower with 301 units.

Skudo Glass Advanced was chosen to protect the windows of the luxury apartment homes during construction.

Charles Black Construction

Commercial Glass

Skudo Glass Advanced

Buford Arena

Buford, GA

Skudo Glass Advanced was applied to protect the exterior windows during construction of this $21 million dollar multi-use arena for Buford schools. The three-level, 130,000 square foot facility includes 5,000 seats in the arena, including 1,000 with chairbacks, and its lobby is large enough to fit a basketball court.

Manhattan Construction

Epoxy Floor

Skudo Commercial System, MT Mat – 11,000 s.f.
Skudo HT Tack-Mat – 11,000 s.f.

AT&T Sponsorship Platform – AT&T Stadium

Arlington, TX

Turner Construction

VCT (Vinyl Composition Tile)

Skudo Tack-Mat, LT Mat – 9,000 sq. ft.

IM Terrell Academy

Ft. Worth, TX

Ft Worth ISD’s new IM Terrell Academy is a destination for high school students who are passionate about math and science as well as the performing and visual arts. The 65,000 sq. ft. building in downtown Ft. Worth accommodates up to 800 students.

McCarthy Building

Multiple Surface Types

Skudo Tack-Mat:
– LT Mat – 40,000 sq. ft.
– HT Mat – 35,000 sq. ft.
– Edge Protect, 12″ – 10,500 sq. ft.
– All-Terrain Mat – 300 sq. ft.

Southwest Airlines Flight Training Center + Offices

Dallas, TX

Southwest Airlines constructed a brand new office and training facility at its Headquarters at Dallas-Love Field airport. The 780,000 + sq. ft. facility consists of a state of the art flight simulator with 18 bays, office building, and parking garage. The structure was built to withstand up to 210 MPH winds in order to be fully operational in all weather conditions. Named “Wings,” the building opened in 2018.

Beck

Multiple Surface Types Protected

Skudo Commercial System, HT Mat
Skudo Edge Protect (Tack-Mat)
Skudo Construction Tack-Mat, HT Mat
Skudo Glass Advanced

SMU Aquatics Center

Dallas, TX

SMU (Southern Methodist University) constructed a new 44,000 sq. ft. aquatic center at its Dallas campus. The center features a brand new 8-lane Olympic sized pool, meeting space, bleachers for up to 800 spectators, locker rooms and meeting space. It opened in the fall of 2017.

South Padre Island

Sand/Beach Terrain

Skudo All-Terrain Mat

South Padre Island, TX

Skudo All-Terrain mats were utilized in the popular resort town of South Padre Island to create a stable walkway for guests moving between the area hotels, attractions, and the local beaches.

“We had some bad erosion on the beaches and had a need to make one of our beach accesses more safe. We laid down a Skudo mat at the end of the boardwalk to help folks descend the most gradual path and to help stabilize the sand.” – Shoreline Director

Weston Construction

Hardwood

Skudo Tack-Mat, LT Mat – 11,700 sq. ft.

Residence(s)

West Palm Beach, FL

Skudo Construction Tack-Mat was used to protect flooring during construction of new residences in West Palm Beach, FL.

Barry Swenson Builder

Unpaved/Gravel

Skudo All-Terrain Mat

Bay 101

San Jose, CA

Completed in 2017, the new Bay 101 Casino facility is a two-story, 68,000 sq. ft. property with a casino and poker tables, along with fine dining options and entertainment areas.

Skudo All-Terrain mat was used to help workers safely navigate the unpaved jobsite.

Brasfield & Gorrie

FRP (Fiber Reinforced Plastic) Panels

Skudo High Impact Tack-Mat – 2,800 sq. ft.

Legacy West

Plano, TX

Skudo High Impact Tack-Mat was used to protect FRP wall panels for the $300 million Legacy West project. The 50 acre campus includes several office buildings, parking garages, and landscaped areas.

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