Posts By: Surface Solutions

PICKLE PLANT – CINCINNATI, OH – BASF UCRETE® – CASE STUDY

Upgrading an old 2,100 square-foot hodge-podge concrete floor in two days is a challenge, one Surface Solutions is up to tackling. A mix of bare concrete, urethane concrete and epoxy mortar, the floor could not withstand the wet, cold environment of a pickle processing plant. After removing the delaminated surfaces and shot blasting away old…

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…

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.

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…

Does My Brewery Need Surface Solutions, Inc.?

While all industries can benefit from better industrial flooring solutions – breweries, micro-breweries and wineries sit near the top of the list. With the rising popularity of brewery, micro-brewery and winery businesses, it’s only natural to wonder what type of flooring solutions you might need. Your business is part of the food and beverage industry,…

What is Concrete Polishing (And When Do You Need It)?

Do you have a concrete floor in a showroom, a central lobby, a big box store or another area that gets a lot of traffic, yet you want that floor to shine? Start thinking about concrete polishing for your business. “Concrete polishing performs well where you have a lot of heavy foot traffic, but still…

What is Conductive Flooring?

At Surface Solutions, Inc., we specialize in many different types of resinous industrial flooring solutions, like conductive flooring. What is conductive flooring and why would your company need it? “Conductive flooring is a type of industrial flooring solution that is best for industries where you need a tough resistance to sparks, fire and heat,” says…