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2008

2039 Fourth Street Berkeley, CA

 

K&A Scope:

Design fabrication means and methods to produce architect-specified architectural trim that simulates stone using thin section polymer concrete on FRP backing. Engineer connections and flanged details to accommodate architect specifications, aesthetic requirements and contractor installation methods.

 

Description:

Polymer concrete face coat applied to female molds fabricated from architects CAD data. Face coat backed with fire retardant unsaturated polyester resin and E-Glass reinforcement. Surface was sandblasted after removal from mold to achieve desired stone finish.

 

Architect: Trachtenberg Architects, Berkeley, CA

General Contractor: Cahill Construction

Client: Read Brothers

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