This large industrial manufacturing facility was adding a High-Tech down draft paint booth assembly to their manufacturing process. PSI’s responsibility was to install the foundation, pit and metal framework per the paint booths supplier’s engineering drawings. The existing floor was removed along with previous equipment foundations and pads. The paint booth’s area had to be excavated approximately 6 feet down to erect the metal forms for the foundation and pit assembly. The process was done in several steps. PSI constructed the pit footings and floor, pit walls, fabricate and installed the metal frame assembly and finish the adjacent concrete floor up to the new paint boot metal frame assembly. As you can see, precautions where put in place to maintain dust to an acceptable level.
This large industrial manufacturing facility had relocated some of their manufacturing equipment and needed to repair / replace the floor for future high fork truck usage. The equipment’s old footings and foundation pads had to be removed to provide a smooth concrete finish. The new floor was formed-up in large sections, 4” of gravel was installed, vapor barrier and rebar mat followed per code and then 8” of high strength concrete was poured. The floor has a smooth finish. As you can see, precautions where put in place to maintain dust to an acceptable level.
Storm Water Drains are a necessity in almost all areas to direct the water to the proper drainage area. There are numerous types of drainage systems and PSI can do them all. From storm water drains, surface drains, trench drains, retention drains, precast MSD inlets and more…
The Great Southern Bank in St. Charles , Missouri requested a complete tear out and replace of their concrete approach off Muegge road. At the same time, the building inspector from St. Charles Mo. requested that the sidewalks leading into the approach be upgraded to meet the American Disability Act (ADA) specification.
This commercial property drainage system was in plastic and undersized to handle the amount of water it was supposed to carry. Because of heavy traffic, the drain was also crushed in several areas. PSI saw cut the concrete, removed concrete/gravel and old drainage system and replaced it with a commercial grade drainage system in concrete with 12" cast iron grates. Built to Last!
The City of Creve Coeur Fire Department badly need to replace their deteriorated parking lot. The fire chief wanted the area to be stronger to withstand the weight of the newer firetrucks. PSI tore out the old area, regraded, compacted area, set in 1/2" re bar on 2' centers and poured 12" thick concrete, scored/grooved and finished to specification.
This automotive customer wanted to install several down draft paint booths during the new construction of their building. The ground excavation, framing of the pits and tunnels went very well. Next, PSI poured and finished the concrete for the down draft paint booths. Flooring is next and then PSI turns it over to the general contractor.
The advisers for the church had several objectives to to fulfill for the parishioners. The concrete sections were broken, water stood in areas, sidewalks were small, water leaked into the building and the steps from the parking lot were unsafe. PSI took all these problems into account when tear out and regrading the area. Now the parishioners have a properly graded areas, drain pipes installed from roof gutters to storm sewers, larger concrete areas for better access into building and wide steps from parking lot with proper handrails.