MIT Gets New Flooring System
It was clear Hascall & Hallneeded to come up with a process whereby our experts could bring down the floor and install a system that would cure quickly to a high degree of hardness and durability. We were competing against a company that specializes specifically in traveling the country, grinding smooth, super-flat floors to a high F factor.
About Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The project initially required removing approximately ¼”–½” of the existing concrete substrate prior to applying transits and long vibrating screeds to re-pour the area with a self-leveling, rapid-setting wear surface. The entire process for the door area was completed from start to finish in just five days. When this aspect of the project was complete and they fired up the air unit beneath the door, the owner was extremely pleased, as one person could now close the door by merely pushing the door closed by hand.
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts