GALBRAITH has constructed several dental office buildings in recent years. Construction methods and architecture type have varied greatly. Each dentist has their own tastes and preference as far as design, and we have found that dentists of private practices typically involve their entire staff in the layout of the building Read More
When you think of steel buildings, you probably think of, well, steel buildings. You think rigid lines. Bland. Cold. Basically, a warehouse.
And you wouldn’t be wrong. Steel buildings are used for warehouses. They do have rigid lines. We can discuss the “bland” comment later, that’s a little harsh, but Read More
These are the “Before” conditions of a dock canopy at a cold storage facility in Hammonton, NJ. The canopy was originally constructed using cold storage freezer panels, covered with a rubber roof. Over time, the rubber roof deteriorated even after being replaced several times, causing the structural panels to rot Read More
We have returned to a facility in Hammonton, NJ to complete another standing seam metal roof retrofit project. The flat rubber canopy roof was constructed out of original cold storage panels, which had deteriorated over time due to the problematic rubber roof.
This is our second standing seam metal roof Read More
We provide many supplementary industrial services of varying types for our clients.
Our services include tank and silo installation, repair and painting, ammonia refrigeration and other pipe painting and labeling, miscellaneous structural steel repairs and much more. Constructing a new facility is complicated and has many challenges. However, repairs Read More
Drywall hanging and finishing may not be the most exciting stage of a project – after all, it is time consuming waiting for coats of drywall mud to dry; and, not much else goes on interior wise at a project at this stage.
However, it does signify the beginning of Read More
This is 1 of 2 pre-engineered metal buildings we are erecting this week. This one is in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania for Wenger Feeds – a part of the Nutrify Group.
This pre-engineered metal building is manufactured and supplied by Robertson Building Systems – part of the NCI Building Systems family of Read More
This facility’s production areas have FRP ceiling tile in aluminum grid.
This system was the industry standard and is still found in numerous facilities. However, as ceilings need repairs, it is best to switch over to PVC and fiberglass ceiling components. In this case, ammonia refrigeration lines were fitted Read More
In food processing facilities, floors and stairs take a lot of abuse from heavy footwear, sanitation chemicals, and food byproducts (in this case fats, oils, sugars, and syrups). Floors are probably the number #1 building maintenance issue from a construction standpoint.
In the case above, the set of stairs leads Read More
The floors in food processing facilities suffer in a harsh environment due to cleaning and sanitation chemicals and hot water. In this case, an epoxy coated concrete floor is exposed to undiluted clean-in-place (CIP) chemicals, which eat away the epoxy and destroy the concrete slab underneath.
We are fortunate to Read More