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Balvac can effectively compete in terms of quality, price and service for concrete and masonry repair and restoration business because its solution:

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  • Is significantly less expensive than alternatives
  • Provides greater strength to the structure compared to other methods ensuring a greater lifespan
  • Can be achieved with little or no disruption to the structure's intended use.

Balvac and its team of professionals is focused solely on concrete and masonry repair and has the longest and most diverse experience in the industry using vacuum technology for this purpose.

Balvac has completed over 150 projects - Below are Project Briefs introducing you to just a few of these projects. Contact us if you would like specific information on any of these projects.

 

Eden Roc Renaissance Hotel & Spa

Marriott International

Non-destructive testing using impact echo and vacuum injection to repair mosaic façade

 

Watsontown Bridge

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Vacuum injection of underside of nine spans/barrels

 

Cherry Street Parking Garage
State of Vermont
Non-destructive testing and vacuum impregnation used to restore structural integrity to parking garage


Jerome Avenue Bridge over Mosholu Parkway

City of New York

Vacuum injection of concrete arches, abutments and parapets

 

HSBC Bank (formerly Marine Midland) Parking Garage

City of Buffalo, NY

Restoration of two elevated parking levels of waffle pan construction, vacuum impregnate waffles, columns and drop panels

 

Gates Circle Parking Garage

City of Buffalo, NY

Restoration using vacuum injection and conventional patching of parking garage cast-in-place concrete two-way slab for three levels of elevated decks

 

WMATA Station Platforms

Washington Metro Area Transit Authority

Restoration of advanced ASR deterioration using vacuum injection and impregnation of  elevated transit station platforms

 

MBTA

Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority

Vacuum injection of elevated rail supports, deck and hammer-head piers

 

Boston Boyleston / Capital Heights

Repairs of electrical conduit chambers

 

Children's Hospital Parking Ramp

Hodge Parking, Inc,

Restoration of pre-cast pre-stressed single deep tees, columns, and exterior spandrels and walls

 

Mohawk

City of Buffalo, NY

Vacuum impregnation of composite deck delamination, vacuum injection of CIP concrete columns and beams

 

Turner Ramp

City of Buffalo, NY

Vacuum injection and conventional one-way slab and beam deck and column repairs

 

WMATA Station Platforms

Washington Metro Area Transit Authority

Continuation of elevated transit station platform restoration caused by advanced ASR deterioration using vacuum injection and impregnation. 2nd phase of 7 year program.

 

HSBC Bank (formerly Marine Midland) Parking Garage

City of Buffalo, NY

Restoration of plaza deck over occupied offices, mechanical and electrical rooms. Vacuum injection of through deck cracks. Also, vacuum impregnation of loading docks and framing over bank vaults.

 

NFTA

Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority

Catenary pole repairs to restore structural integrity of deteriorated foundations from advanced ASR and freeze-thaw cycles

 

DuPont Filtration Tank

E. I. DuPont DeNemours & Co.

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of concrete tank containing highly caustic chemicals

 

WMATA

Washington Metro Area Transit Authority

Continuation of elevated transit station platform restoration caused by advanced ASR deterioration using vacuum injection and impregnation. 3rd phase of 7 year program.

 

Auspurger Parking Ramp

Buffalo Civic Auto Ramps, Inc.

Vacuum injection CIP concrete beams and columns. Also deck spall repairs, masonry façade repairs and vacuum impregnation of deck to mitigate deteriorating friable surface.  Vacuum impregnation also provided integral waterproofing system

 

Red Wing, Inc. Food Processing Plant

Red Wing Company, Inc.

Vacuum impregnation of debonded composite floor slabs in a food processing facility.  Repairs were determined by a non-destructive testing using impact echo

 

Lake Avenue & St. Paul Street Bridge

City of Rochester, NY

Vacuum injection of through deck cracking on multi-span bridge decks over railroad lines.  Access to the underside over the tracks was prohibited

 

Van De Water Plant

Erie County Water Authority

Vacuum injection of a three story underground foundation walls

 

Howard University Parking Garage

Howard University

Vacuum injection of elevated parking structure columns and deck, including ceiling under a two acre plaza

 

Occidental Muriatic Acid Dike

Occidental Chemical Corp.

Vacuum impregnation in the breeched CIP concrete walls of containment dike. Also, installation of protective membrane

 

Occidental Building No. 24

Occidental Chemical Corp.

Remedial surface repairs on elevated concrete platform slab and column base deteriorated due to chemical processing

 

M&T Bank Fountain Plaza

M&T Bank

Vacuum injection of cracks in fountain CIP concrete support framing and vacuum grouting of hydrophilic water stop in the adjacent plaza located over occupied offices

 

MdTA

Maryland Department of Transportation

Vacuum injection of shear and torsional cracking of aerial structures

 

Union Station Link Structure Ramp

Union Station Redevelopment Corp.

Vacuum impregnation of a 14% grade elevated exterior concrete ramp to an upper level parking structure

 

Augspurger Parking Ramp

Buffalo Civic Auto Ramps, Inc.

Phase 2 of garage repair using vacuum injection CIP concrete beams and columns. Also deck spall repairs, masonry façade repairs and vacuum impregnation of deck to mitigate deteriorating friable surface.  Vacuum impregnation also provided integral waterproofing system

 

Fairfax County Water Treatment Plant

Fairfax County Water Authority

Vacuum injection of leaking wall cracks in live/active water filtration tanks.

 

US Government Printing Office

US Government Printing Office

Non-destructive testing using impact-echo of a composite slab in a paper and book storage area

 

Annie Schaffer Senior Center

Diocese of Albany

Investigate the integrity, depth and quality of existing high rise foundations using impact echo non-destructive testing

 

Dulles International Airport

Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority

Vacuum injection of cracks in runways

 

Glassboro State College Pool

Glassboro State College

Vacuum injection of severely honeycombed and cracked concrete walls of Olympic training pool

 

Union Station Link Structure Ramp

Union Station Redevelopment Corp.

Repair of ramp walls by vacuum injection of cracks.  Also, application of a pigmented sealer of all exposed surfaces.

 

Children's Hospital Parking Garage

Hodge Parking, Inc.

Repair by vacuum injection and conventional methods of masonry facade of deteriorated elevator penthouse walls, roof and elevator shaft

 

Con/Span Bridge Systems

Concrete Pipe & Products Corp.

Non destructive testing of pre-cast segmental arch bridge.  Purpose of testing was to verify the location, cover, and size of reinforcing

 

DuPont Water Treatment Plant

E. I. DuPont DeNemours & Co.

Vacuum injection of actively leaking cracks in filtration tanks, one level above grade and two below grade

 

Smithsonian Institution Plaza

Smithsonian Institution

Vacuum injection of plaza retaining walls and plaza deck slab over research and preparation rooms

 

MdTA

Maryland Department of Transportation

Second and third phases of vacuum injection of aerial platforms CIP concrete framing

 

George Washington Bridge

Impact echo analysis of entrance and exit ramps

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

 

General Mills Food Processing Plant

General Mills, Inc.

Vacuum injection of severely fractured floor slabs in food processing area

 

Delaware Bridge Park

State of New York

Vacuum injection of deteriorated stone façade on bridge abutments and railings. Also vacuum injection of trough deck cracks

 

Syracuse City Hall

City of Syracuse

Vacuum impregnation of city hall granite entry and balcony

 

Red Wing Inc. Food Processing Plant

Red Wing Company, Inc.

Continuation of composite deck repair by vacuum injection and conventional replacement in selected areas to accommodate installation of new equipment

 

Wilmington Bridge

State of Delaware

Vacuum grouting of disintegrated stone arch bridge

 

Elm Bank Arch

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of stone arch roadway to spring line

 

Winthrop Water Tank

City of Winthrop, MA

Non-destructive testing of steel water storage tank walls, rivets, and ring girders. Also impact echo testing of concrete tank base and foundation grade beams

 

J.W. Powell Building

General Services Administration

Vacuum injection of fractured columns

 

Vienden Bridge

Luxemburg

Vacuum injection of delaminated composite deck

 

Bath Electric & Gas Sewage Plant

Village of Bath

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of sewage treatment plant tanks

 

Amtrak NYC Tunnels

Amtrak

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of emergency platform and walk ways in tunnels under Hudson River

 

Midland Avenue Bridge

New York City Department of Transportation

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of bridge deck with asphalt overlay

 

Sunnyside Industrial Center

SCI Client Services, Inc.

Vacuum impregnation of warehouse floor

 

Pentagon Motor Pool

Department of Defense

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of bridge decks and foundation walls at motor pool

 

Winkler Parking Garage

The Mark Winkler Company

Restoration of elevated levels of waffle pan construction, vacuum impregnate waffles, columns and drop panels

 

Achim Warehouse

Achim Importing

Vacuum injection of severely distressed waffle pan roof framing.

 

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of vaulted auditorium ceiling

 

MARTA Armour Dr. Bridge

Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority

Vacuum injection of elevated rail deck and frame repair

 

520 Madison Avenue, New York

Tishman Speyer Properties

Vacuum injection and pinning of granite façade panels

 

LaGuardia Airport

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

Vacuum injection of elevated runway slab and frame over Jamaica Sound

 

Tekoa Pool

Reliance Surety

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of CIP concrete walls and base

 

Oxy-Acid Dike

Occidental Chemical Corp.

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of dike foundation and wall

 

Big Foot/Little Foot

State of Connecticut Department of Transportation

Vacuum injection of pre-cast concrete box webs

 

FDR Drive

New York City Department of Transportation

Vacuum injections and grouting of elevated roadway, frames, and slabs

 

65th Street and Bay Parkway Bridges

New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of tunnel walls and ceiling. Vacuum injection repair of fractured and deteriorated tunnel walls to spring line

 

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Federal Reserve Bank of NY

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of foundation walls over vault

 

Oxy-Quench Absorber Tank Foundation

Occidental Chemical Corp.

 

World Trade Center Complex

Silverstein Properties

Vacuum injection and pinning of granite façade panels

 

Occidental Pedestrian Tunnels

Occidental Chemical Corp

Non-destructive testing using impact echo on pedestrian tunnels

 

Midland Avenue Bridge

New York City Department of Transportation

Impact echo survey of bridge deck overlay

 

Davis Street Circuit Breaker House

New York City Transit

Impact echo condition assessment of column bases

 

Amtrak NYC Tunnels

Amtrak

Non-destructive testing using impact echo to determine depth of flaws in tunnel liners, interior walls and crown tunnels under East River

 

Walton Ave Bridge

New York City Department of Transportation

Vacuum impregnation of bridge deck

 

Peace Bridge

Buffalo and Fort Erie Public Bridge Authority

Non-destructive testing using impact echo of piers on land, partial water, and total water

 

Mt. Mary Immaculate Shrine

Archdiocese of Toronto

Non-destructive testing using impact echo and vacuum impregnation of historic mosaic

 

520 Madison Avenue, New York

Tishman Speyer Properties

Impact echo testing of granite panel façade anchorage

 

Manhattanville Bus Garage Depot

New York City Transit

Vacuum waterstop repair and ground stabilization of entire terminal

 

Cherry Street Parking Garage

Vermont Department of Buildings & General Services

Non-destructive testing using impact echo and vacuum impregnation and concrete repair (3 year contract)

 

Williamsburg Bridge

New York City Department of Transportation

Vacuum injection of pier and anchorage

 

Robert Purcell Community Center

Cornell University

Vacuum injection of columns to arrest of ASR

 

Carriage House Food Plant

Carriage House Companies

Non-destructive testing using impact echo and vacuum injection of floor slabs in six food processing bays

Balvac US provides cost effective repair using non destructive testing, vacuum technology, polymers, and epoxies. Balvac is a global company for impaired concrete and masonry structures; bridges, tunnels commercial buildings.  Balvac specializes and competes with epoxy injection, non destructive testing, concrete epoxy injection, vacuum injection, cement repair, cement repair wall, spall repair, pressure grouting, olyurethane injection.

Balvac utilize our tehnology on bridge repair, non destructive testing for tunnel repair, concrete,  road slab repair, road void grouting, screed rebonding, grout injection, vacuum grouting, resin vacuum injection, by grouting injection leak pressure resin sealing uk, slab lifting, parking garage repair, facade, concrete restoration,  foundation repair, spall repair, vacuum injection for slab jacking, non destructive testingfor bridges, and non destructive testing parking garages, Negative Force Vacuum.

Balvac US cost effective repair using non destructive testing, vacuum technology, polymers, and epoxies for impaired concrete and masonry structures; bridges, tunnels commercial buildings.  We are specialize and compete with epoxy injection, non destructive testing, concrete epoxy injection, vacuum injection, cement repair, cement repair wall, spall repair, pressure grouting, and olyurethane injection.

We utilize our tehnology on bridge repair, tunnel repair, concrete,  road slab repair, road void grouting, screed rebonding, grout injection, vacuum grouting, resin injection, by grouting injection leak pressure resin sealing uk, slab lifting, parking garage repair, facade, concrete restoration,  foundation repair, spall repair, slab jacking, bridges, parking garages, Negative Force Vacuum.