Roofing and Waterproofing Contractor - Texas, Oklahoma Articles List

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2018 AGC Outstanding Construction Award

Every year the Austin AGC host the Outstanding Construction Awards competition. Projects are judged on the difficulty in construction resulting from design, location, materials, etc.; unusual construction techniques involved; final appearance and quality of the finished product; and timeliness of completion. Chamberlin was honored to win the "Other Specialty" category ...

Lock-strip Gasket Replacement & Remediation Strategies

By Michael S. Plewacki, Principal/Facade Engineering Manager Mid-century through 1980s buildings with lock-strip or “zipper-gasket” glazing systems are an ever present part of the urban landscape in many cities across North America. Although these systems are considered outdated by many and seldom used in new construction, the systems have performance ...

Restoring The Buckingham Balconies

The Buckingham is a four-story senior living community located in the center of Houston, Texas. This establishment encompasses over 200 residences, with a balcony attached to each exterior unit. Due to unknown issues during original construction, the waterproofing and flashing details installed on the balconies failed, allowing water infiltration that ...

Projects in Progress

Texas State University Engineering and Science Building – San Marcos, TXNew Construction WaterproofingContract Amount: $1,800,000 (approx.)Owner: Texas State University SystemArchitect: TreanorHL and Alamo ArchitectsGeneral Contractor: SpawGlassScope of Work: Installation of below-grade waterproofing, hot fluid-applied waterproofing, expansion joints, water repellents, thermal insulation, fluid-applied membrane air barrier, sheet metal flashing and trim, joint ...

Industry Honors

Chamberlin Roofing & Waterproofing’s balcony repair and replacement for The Driskill Hotel in Austin, Texas, was awarded an ENR Texas & Louisiana Best Project Award of Merit. This program recognizes the top construction projects in their region and the companies who designed and built them. A panel of industry experts ...

Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) Platinum STEP Award

Established in 1989, ABC’s Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) was developed and written by contractors, for contractors. Participating ABC member firms measure their safety processes and policies on 20 key components through a detailed questionnaire with the goal of implementing or enhancing safety programs that reduce jobsite incident rates. ABC believes ...

Chamberlin Builds in Buda

Chamberlin opened their newest office earlier this year in Buda, Texas, just south of Austin. The 20,000-squarefoot facility has a sleek design created by Alliance Architects, and general contractor Raymond Construction led construction of the facility. The energy efficient building contains LED lighting throughout and sensored faucets on all sinks. ...

Employee Profile - Chip Goode

Chip GoodeSenior Project Manager – Waterproofing & Caulking San Antonio, TX Experience: Chip’s experience in the construction industry started when he was 22, working for a company in Victoria, Texas, breaking metal. He was a recent graduate from Texas A&M with an agricultural degree. He then moved into the interior ...

Projects in Progress October 2017

ACC HAYS CAMPUS PHASE 2 – KYLE, TXNew Construction RoofingContract Amount: $550,000 (approx.)Owner: Austin Community College DistrictArchitect: PflugerGeneral Contractor: Vaughn ConstructionScope of Work: Installation of TPO roofing, standing seam roofing, joint sealants, sheet metal flashing and trimProject Description: Training facility for law enforcement students ORACLE WATERFRONT – AUSTIN, TXNew Construction ...

Wet Sealing

By Karl Schaack, RRC, PE, President of Price Consulting, Inc.  What is a wet seal? An Australian-based clothing company or a drenched sea mammal? A “wet seal” as it relates to the building envelope industry is generally referred to as the application of an elastomeric, gun-grade joint sealant at the interface ...