Project location:
United Airlines
IAD – International Airport Dulles
Dulles, VA

Project size:
Technical Operations Store Room: 6,500 ft2 (604 m2) – Pigmented DRYTEK Moisture Vapor Barrier with SPARTACOTE GUARD Light Grey top coat

Employee Break Area: 400 ft2 (37 m2) – Pigmented DRYTEK Moisture Vapor Barrier with SPARTACOTE CHIP Coating System Midnight Blue
Base Coat: DRYTEK Pigmented Moisture Vapor Barrier light grey
Intermediate Coat: SPARTACOTE Flex PURE Light Grey with Midnight Blue Chips
Top Coat: SPARTACOTE Flex PURE Clear with #60 SPARTACOTE GRIP traction additive
SPARTACOTE FAST FIX Low Odor for concrete crack repair

Tech Ops Store Room:
Base Coat: DRYTEK Pigmented Moisture Vapor Barrier light grey
Build Coat: SPARTACOTE Surface Build SL
Intermediate Coat: SPARTACOTE Flex PURE Light Grey
Top Coat: SPARTACOTE Flex PURE Clear with #60 SPARTACOTE GRIP traction additive
SPARTACOTE FAST FIX Low Odor for concrete crack repair

Concrete Surface Preparation:
-Demolish existing VCT
-Remove Mastic
-Diamond Grind existing concrete substrate to a CSP 3
-Repair all concrete cracks / fractures with FAST FIX Low Odor
-Repair large spalls and divots with Flex PURE Clear w/ Cabosil additive to achieve a trowel able paste

Project Situation
The United Airlines’ Dulles facility is the hub and main distribution center for all aircraft parts being used by their aviation mechanics. United operates out of this location 24 hours per day and fulfills all parts requests from Dulles International Airport. Out of this facility, they ship parts ranging from fuses to landing gear.

United’s facilities director approached Collins Concrete Coatings to find a permanent solution for their demanding industrial flooring needs. The Dulles location has had vinyl tile in place since its inception and experienced multiple floor failures throughout the space due to excessive moisture levels in the substrate.

After performing relative humidity testing and consulting with SPARTACOTE Product Champion […]