Trends and Challenges in International Construction

When coordinating large, complex construction projects internationally, it helps to have partners that understand the local market and can provide on-the-ground support. Sam Appiah is Tremco’s VP of International Business who coordinates our Sales and Marketing efforts across the globe. He chatted with us from his office in Toronto about some of the trends and….

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Pinholes: Cause and Control

Pinholes are defined as very small holes that form from the substrate and transfer through the membrane or coating of polyurethane chemistry. The substrate most often associated with pinholing is concrete or other such porous material. There are many factors that may contribute to or cause of pinholing.  Three of the most common culprits include:….

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New Business Development in Construction with Kristin Schulte

We had the opportunity to sit down and chat with Kristin Schulte, one of Tremco’s Women in Construction, who is a Team Lead for our New Business Development department. Kristin started as a marketing intern for Tremco in 2003, was hired on in 2004, and has held multiple positions over the years within marketing and….

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The 3 Steps to OEM Product Selection

Countless products exist for original equipment manufacturers, so selecting the right one for your application can be daunting. Determining the best fit involves (1) understanding your application’s needs, (2) recognizing the different chemistries and product options and determining the compatibility of those products to your materials, and (3) finding the right partner to come up….

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Tremco Applications with PUMA Waterproofing Technology

Let’s talk about PUMA Technology.  Polyurethane-methacrylate or PUMA technology provides superior elongation over traditional MMA/PMMA technology systems. These rapid curing systems feature extreme durability, fast cure independent of low temperature, crack bridging, tenacious adhesion and superior abrasion resistance. Tremco offers two systems with this flexible methacrylate waterproofing: Vulkem® EWS Traffic Coating System and TREMproof® PUMA….

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Wheaton & Sprague talks 2017 Construction Trends

When we first heard about Wheaton & Sprague Engineering, Inc. out of Stow, Ohio (only a half hour away from our Tremco headquarters), we knew there was a great opportunity for collaboration. Two local industry-leading companies focused on the building envelope should use their combined expertise to aid the construction community. John Wheaton is a professional….

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A Day in the Life of a Tremco Technical Specialist

It takes many different roles to implement a company’s international initiatives. Dante Marimpietri, one of Tremco’s Technical Specialists, plays a critical role in this process. He works directly with customers across the globe to help train them on product application and problem-solve any issues on the jobsite. We sat down with Dante to get a….

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Tremco for Your Building Envelope Solutions

Tremco has developed the most com­prehensive building envelope protection in the industry. Different projects, different solutions At Tremco, we understand that no two projects are exactly the same. That’s why we’ve created a full range of weatherproofing technologies and chemistries to meet any combination of design, performance and budget requirements.  From the foundation to the….

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