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Industrial | COATINGS UNLIMITED INC. Coated in Quality WHEN IT COMES TO COATINGS, THE RIGHT CONTRACTOR MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE. BY JAMIE MORGAN CUI specializes in coating solutions for heavy industrial facilities and equipment. T « he theory of fixing building blemishes by slapping a coat of posite repair systems made of fiber reinforced polymer composites that paint on the wall doesn’t always work. It might work for a nick can strengthen steel and concrete structures. In addition to applying on a bedroom wall, but for other buildings, such as the indusstate-of-the-art coating products to steel and concrete structures, CUI trial facilities that Coatings Unlimited Inc. (CUI) works on, the also performs concrete repair and protection, fireproofing coatings, lead process is far more complex. abatement, and extra-high pressure cleaning. Manufacturing facilities, mining equipment, For each job, Vice President Steve Philipp Jr. pharmaceutical plants, aerospace facilities, oil explains that there is an ideal solution. and gas plants, water and wastewater infra“We protect concrete and steel from structure and power plants are routinely sion and chemical attack and essentially protect • Revenue: $17 million exposed to heavy use, abrasive and corrosive plant assets,” Philipp explains. • Headquarters: St. Louis materials and fluctuating temperatures and “We work with clients to choose the right • Employees: 75 to 200 often times, all at once. Without the proper coating for each project,” he adds. “Sometimes we • Specialty: Industrial coating systems protection, the environment pronounces will consult and help the owner develop specificadoom. However, the right materials applied tions, or, if they already have specifications in place, by skilled craftsmen can save these expenwe will follow those or conduct value engineering sive investments. to develop a solution that is just as good, if not betFounded in 1954 by Fred Philipp Sr., the ter, and possibly save the owner money.” -Steve Philipp Jr., family owned CUI offers several industrial To accomplish this, CUI stays abreast of the latvice president and fourth-generation family member coating and lining services, including comest coating technologies and the evolving needs of Coatings Unlimited Inc. “We are always seeking out new technology in coatings and surface preparation applications and equipment.” 90 CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2013 http://www.CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM

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Construction Today - January/February 2013
Case Studies
Best Practices
Business Management
Green Construction
Construction Materials
Consigli Construction – Wat Nawamintararachutis NMR Meditation Center Thai Buddhist Temple
The Michaels Organization – University Student Living
Clark Builders – The Mustard Seed
JC Beal Construction Inc.
Plaza Construction – ENV
Regalia Beach Developers LLC – Regalia
Batson-Cook Construction – SkyHouse Orlando
Billingsley – Cypress Water Dallas
Jon M. Hall Co.
Pratt Homebuilders
John Moriarty and Associates – Charlesview Residences at Brighton Mills
Daikin America – Plant Expansion Project
Morton Buildings
MSI General Corp.
ClearSpan Fabric Structures
TOPCOR Companies LLC
Coatings Unlimited Inc.
Brencal Contractors Inc.
Del’s Construction Co. Inc. – Cambria Production Facility Expansion
Paric Corp.
Archer Western – Consolidated Courts Complex
Tishman Construction
McCarthy Building Cos. – Mercy Hospital Joplin
University of Maryland Medical System – Trauma Center Expansion
Swinerton Builders – San Joaquin Community Hospital Cancer Center
The Lemoine Company – Lafayette General Medical Center expansion
L.F. Driscoll – Temple University
P. Agnes
FIP Construction Inc.
National Lutheran Communities and Services – The Village at Rockville
Carothers Construction Inc. – Special Operations Command South Headquarters
The Hillman Group
Taylor Woodstone
Tooz Construction Inc.
Woolley’s Classic Suites
Structure Tone – Novo Nordisk Inc. North American headquarters
Gilbane Building Co. – Potawatomi Bingo Casino hotel
Pacific Building Group
Denark Construction – Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Events Center
Traylor Bros. Inc.
Bobcat Contracting LLC
Reliable Contracting Co. Inc.
Union County and KemperSports – Galloping Hill Golf Course Clubhouse and Learning Center
E.L. Robinson Engineering
INDOT: 1-69 Corridor
Palmetto Corp
Monroe Tractor
Wood's CRW Corp.
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