7 Straight Years as a Master

For the seventh consecutive year, Surface Solutions, Inc. is named Top UCRETE® Master Contractor for 2018. “We would like to congratulate you and your team on meeting the qualifying criteria in 2017, allowing Surface Solutions to earn BASF Performance Flooring Master Contractor status for 2018,” Esther Villeneuve, Business Manager – Commercial & Industrial Flooring for…

Is Your Flooring Specialist Complying with the New Respirable Crystalline Silica Standards?

Recently, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) started to enforce new Respirable Crystalline Silica Standards, regulations for construction, general industry and maritime businesses to reduce hazardous airborne dust and crystalline silica at job sites. In addition to updating Permissible Exposure Limits (PELs), contractors and high-performance flooring specialists like Surface Solutions are now outfitting tools…

HARLAN BAKERIES – INDIANAPOLIS, IN – BASF UCRETE®DP – CASE STUDY

  “Harlan Bakeries is very pleased with their new UCRETE flooring. They are also impressed with how efficient our installation team is.” When family-owned Harlan Bakeries decides to convert 10,000 square feet of an existing warehouse into a food processing and packaging facility, the Indianapolis-based company trusts another business based in Indianapolis (this one!) with…

DAVCO – SALINE, MI – SAFETY LINE STRIPING – CASE STUDY

“An employer must provide, and ensure each employee uses, a safe means of access and egress to and from walking-working surfaces.” –Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations Headquartered in Saline, Michigan, DAVCO Technology manufactures diesel powered truck fuel-heater/water separators, filter systems, automatic oil replenishment systems, diesel engine priming tools and more designed for tough commercial…

Presidential Flooring Solutions

On the floor of Offutt Air Force Base in Omaha, Nebraska, Air Force One sits on a Surface Solutions USA manufactured epoxy coated flooring in a Boeing aircraft hangar. This unique industrial flooring solution was created specifically to handle the weight and size of the President’s Air Force One.

What is Chemical Resistant Flooring?

So you’ve heard a lot about different types of flooring. At Surface Solutions USA, we offer all different types of industrial flooring solutions. So what exactly is chemical resistant flooring?

Chemical resistant flooring are typically found in chemical type plants or plating plants.

MEAT PROCESSING PLANT – CHICAGOLAND – UCRETE® – CASE STUDY

Surface Solutions USA recently completed a 2800 square foot application for a Chicagoland Meat Processing facility for their Chicken Wing Room.

Surface Solutions ground existing mortar system, cut multiple metal bolts out of the floor, keyed in edges and transitions, and troweled out Ucrete UD 200 to nominal 1/4″ thickness.

The Importance of Flooring Safety in the Food and Beverage Industry

Whether you own a bakery, a meat, seafood or produce processing facility or a dairy plant, your employees are your number one asset. So, shouldn’t you protect them? According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), falls are the number one cause of fatalities on the job after transportation-related deaths, which usually occur on…

Signs You Need New Industrial Flooring

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) states that each year more than two million workplace injuries are directly linked to floors and flooring materials. Slips and falls are the leading cause of workers’ compensation claims. With these statistics in mind, keeping your floors safe for employees is vital. Trip hazards, cracking floors and even potholes…