Tag: construction

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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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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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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Winter Waterproofing: 8 Tips to Help You Apply

We all know the winter months are approaching and fast. But no need to get distraught. Tremco’s Technical Application Specialist, Wes Hensley, gives us 8 ways to survive winter construction. Key Tip: Be sure to follow manufacturers’ application instructions as it relates to freezing and the effect it may have on the products.   8 Tips….

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“Making Smart Connections” in Commercial Construction

The phrase “Making Smart Connections” can mean a lot of different things, but in the context of constructing a commercial building, it is mostly about connections that involve people and/or the building components that make up the structure. Either way you look at it, making smart connections is key to a successful outcome. Environment also….

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Identification of Constructability and Longer Term Performance

Today’s buildings and owner requirements are more complex than ever making mock-ups and pre-construction meetings critical to the success of any project.  Greater control and efficiency during the construction process is imperative to avoid longer term performance problems resulting from incompatibility issues when products from a variety of manufacturers are mixed and matched by the….

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Welcome to Tremco’s Blog!

Welcome Everyone to Tremco’s “Commercial Sealants & Waterproofing Division” newest communication channel! Through this blog, we hope to spark dialog with those interested in the latest news and industry insights related to building science. We know we are not the only ones who seek to understand the trends that are changing the construction industry and….

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