A custom-engineered saw system completed over 600 linear feet of challenging horizontal cuts on the City of Chicago’s high-profile Riverwalk project. The contractor was tasked with cutting and removing a stretch of damaged curb just 5 inches tall completely flush with the rest of the deck surface.
On the banks of the Willamette River at a bustling port in Portland, Oregon, a Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) analyst and a core drilling operator inspected a series of reinforced octagonal concrete piles and drilled cores for crucial structural integrity tests on an aging pier.
The City of Philadelphia’s Water Department had a problem, and the obvious method of core drilling was ruled out as a solution due to limited access. So, an alternative solution was needed.
Metropolitan areas in the U.S. are enjoying an upsurge in concrete construction, and growing number of architects, engineers and general contractors are specifying the use of subsurface imaging technology to identify hazards.
A deteriorated 564-space, five-story parking garage in the busy center of downtown Columbus, Ohio, has been given a new lease on life with help from a professional concrete cutting contractor.
Two floor preparation professionals were charged with polishing large floor areas in three separate school buildings to a 3,000-grit finish, covering a combined 40,000 square feet. The existing canvases were a challenge given their 20+ year age, condition and irregular layout.