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NOV 2018

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COATINGSPRO NOVEMBER 2018 61 e way down the tower wasn't much easier. ey applied the nal layer, an acrylic-based material called Stolit. e look of the nish was chosen by the architect, and it was charcoal, gray, and o-white with a medium sand texture, preapproved using a sample. at texture "wasn't really heav y or smooth," Moreno described. T he drop back dow n the building also included any caulk- ing and patching necessar y. "A nd we're taking dow n the mast climber as we're coming dow n," Moreno said. T hat meant that getting any equipment or remaining materials back dow n to earth after the climbers were dow n was tricky. In fact, before EW I was done, the GC had already removed the crane they were using throughout the project, which meant that EW I had to rent their ow n before riding off into the sunshine state's sunset. It was yet another challenge, " but we got it done and ever ybody's happy," Moreno said. Now t h at t he y 're f i n ished , t he E W I c rew h a s h ad a va r iet y of accol ades. A ccord i ng to Breh m, " E x ter ior Wa l l s, Inc. of Orl a ndo per for med e xcept ion a l ly wel l, meet i ng ou r sc hedu le c h a l lenges wh i le st i l l m a i nt a i n i ng t he level of qu a l it y t h at Mi l l C reek requ i res i n its developments." L a rson sa id t h at t he job went smoot h ly, a nd conc luded t h at " it wa s a g reat job to be a pa r t of." A nd you c a n't get muc h bet ter t h a n t h at! CP The crew had to rent their own crane at the end of the project, "but we got it done and everybody's happy," said EWI's Director of Operations Ivan Moreno. Building Envelope Caption here Re ad e r In qui r y at co ati n g sp ro m a m /i n q1118

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