Category: Industrial Construction

  • Concrete Floor Coating Terminology

    Concrete Floor Coating Terminology

    Floor Coating Terminology You have made the decision to finish off your concrete floor. You have done your research and are looking for a bit more information. There is typical lingo that goes with each industry you encounter; floor coating is no different. Here is a list of common floor coating terminology that goes along […]

  • Commercial and Industrial Flooring Solutions

    Commercial and Industrial Flooring Solutions

    Coating Solutions for Commercial and Industrial Flooring Are you in charge of choosing a flooring system for a commercial or industrial location? The good news is that there are a wide array of choices. The bad news is that there are numerous commercial and industrial flooring solutions to choose from. 1) Coatings   2) Ceramic […]

  • Geotechnical Services & Materials Testing

    Geotechnical Services & Materials Testing

    Jordan Group Construction has Partnered with MNA Engineering Jordan Group Construction believes in a business approach to projects that puts talented and experienced engineers in direct contact with clients. Clear communication and partnering of geotechnical engineers with other design team members, especially civil and structural engineers, allows for a better defined scope and results. MNA […]

  • Got a question? Need an answer?

    Got a question?  Need an answer?

    Got a question? Need an answer? Ask the experts! “Ask the Experts” a place where you can find answers to questions you haven’t been able to find with other resources. Got a question about your home projects and renovations? Need an answer? Our experts can help. Our team won’t do the work for you, but […]

  • Concrete Flooring Classifications

    Concrete Flooring Classifications

    Table of Concrete Flooring Classifications This list of floor uses and service conditions will help to determine the “class” of concrete floor needed.   CLASS ANTICIPATED TYPE OF TRAFFIC USE SPECIAL CONDITIONS FINAL FINISH SINGLE COURSE     1     Exposed surface — foot traffic     Offices, churches, commercial, institutional, multi-unit residential Decorative […]

  • All Epoxies Are Not Created Equal!

    All Epoxies Are Not Created Equal!

    Find Out What Makes a Good Epoxy Great! There are many things that we buy where ingredients make a world of difference. Nutritional supplements for example: the labels may have the same mg’s, but there can be a vast difference in the basic ingredients (whether natural or synthetic), potency, purity and bio-availability (absorption rates) to […]

  • Efflorescence: What Causes it and How do You Remove it?

    Efflorescence: What Causes it and How do You Remove it?

    by Joe Nasvik, based upon an interview with Stan Stratton, Director of Technology Development, L.M. Scofield Company What Causes Efflorescence Efflorescence occurs with all concrete and is the most frequent problem that concrete contractors face with colored concrete. Owners don’t care about “plain” concrete, but colored concrete is another matter. They complain that their contractor […]

  • Six Quick Tips: Saving Space In a Warehouse or Factory

    Six Quick Tips: Saving Space In a Warehouse or Factory

    Saving space in your factory or warehouse? Space constraints are frequently a problem for industrial operations. We’ve seen facilities where there was plenty of square footage, but cramped quarters in areas like palletizing, shipping, or packaging due to poor overall design, business spikes, or unanticipated growth. Some things we recommend are: [list type=”arrow”] [li]Look at […]

  • Macro Fibers in High Dosage Levels Are Improving Concrete Slabs

    Macro Fibers in High Dosage Levels Are Improving Concrete Slabs

    by Joe Nasvik Slab-on-grade floor and pavement panels shrink less and have almost no curl Adding steel or microsynthetic fibers to concrete isn’t new; we’ve been doing it for the past 40 years. Macrosynthetic fibers are a more recent development and they offer solutions to floor and pavement construction that neither steel nor micro fibers […]