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                     Floor Covering Installation for Healthcare




                       BY CATHERINE CHURCH, FCICA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

             THE INSTALLATION OF FLOOR COVERINGS IN          20 about the evolving needs of healthcare flooring. Jane Rohde,
           HEALTHCARE FACILITIES WHETHER THEY ARE HOSPITALS,   AIA, FIIDA, ASID, ACHA, CHID, LEED AP BD+C, GGA-EB,
           ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES OR DOCTOR’S OFFICES HAS   GGF, Resilient Floor Covering Institute Technical Consultant
           ALWAYS REQUIRED SPECIAL ATTENTION, BUT NOW IN THE   and Principal of JSR Associates gives us insight into Workplace,
           COVID-19 ERA, THERE ARE ADDITIONAL INSTALLATION   Wellness, and Resilient Flooring on page 30.
           REQUIREMENTS AND PRODUCTS TO CONSIDER.              Wrapping up our Healthcare issue is a great featured article
             In this issue, Amy Johnston, CIM, Flooring Services, Inc. shares   from John T. McGrath, Jr., INSTALL Executive Director on ICRA
           her perspective as a Certified Installation Manager, the challenges   and APIC Standards reducing HAIs while addressing the COVID-
           she and her team faced with an installation project in an occupied   19 pandemic on page 26. MAXXON’s interesting Project Profile on
           healthcare facility including the quote, material procurement,   renovating the subfloor of a healthcare facility in San Diego is on
           accessibility and site conditions on page 12. Seth Gladden, Director   page 32.
           of Marketing, Taylor Adhesives, shares highlights from a TAYLOR   This Spring issue includes many great products. FCICA
           TIME LIVE episode with Jeffery (Jeff) and Blake Grimsley of   Platinum Members feature their products on pages 44-57. An
           Signature Flooring where they discuss several healthcare projects   additional product spotlight from GCP on KOVARA assisting
           in southern California on page 28. Daniel Gonzalez, Partner,   challenged healthcare facilities is on page 36 and ARDEX’s K 40
           Preferred Flooring MI, describes the art form of heat welding on   Rapid Flooring Installation System is detailed on page 34.
           page 24. This is followed by a product spotlight on Stubbi Rollers   Read the exciting announcement in FCICA’s Recent News about
           preventing flash cove failures on page 35.        the new CIMs who participated in the 3 Days to CIM Atlanta
             On page 14, we get a look inside the concrete slab in an article   training, sponsored by FCICA Member, DCO Commercial Floors
           from David Seland, Principal of ISE Logik. This issue includes a   on page 68.
           feature article on Work Opportunity Tax Credit to guide employers   We are looking forward to seeing you at the 2022 Annual
           to find skilled workers on page 22. We hear from Ralph Cerullo,   Convention at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi, MS,
           VP of Sales and Business Development, Milburn Sales Co. on page   March 21-23, 2022! 





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        DIVERZIFY COMPANY         VAZQUEZ, CIM              20 35th Street            PO Box 128
        GILLIAN DANISZEWSKI       2435 West Main Street     Copiague, NY 11726        Cumming, GA 30028
        5640 Morgan Road          Valley City, ND 58072     (631) 842-1600            (678) 361-6737
        Cleves, OH 45002          (701) 845-9380            https://www.milburnflooring.com/  http://www.madmatter.com/
        (513) 924-1800            https://lavalleflooring.com/  Contractor Membership  Contractor Membership
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                                  LBJ INTERIOR SOLUTIONS,   JEFFREY WILLIAMS          SHAYNE ALLEN
        KIEFER USA, A DIVERZIFY   LLC                       126 P Rickman Industrial Dr.   3801 Blue Ridge Drive
        COMPANY                   JOHN GILLESPIE, CIM       Canton, GA 30115          Roanoke, VA 24018
        GILLIAN DANISZEWSKI       One Gateway Center, Suite 2600  (678) 880-4777      (800) 868-4189
        2910 Falling Waters Blvd   Newark, NJ 07102         https://www.placeservicesinc.com/  http://Barrowsinc.com/surfaces-by-barrows
        Lindenhurst, IL 60046     (732) 710-9483            Contractor Membership     Contractor Membership
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                     ON THE COVER
                SPRING 2022
                 Vol 18 No. 1
                     Floor Covering Installation for Healthcare
         FLOORING JOBS IN
        HEALTH CARE  Meticulously designed to look like hardwoods and built to endure heavy traffic, 2DSGN glue-down planks offer
                     softwood grains and contemporary styles with a balanced palette of 22 colors. The Alpine and Tuscany collections
                     feature registered embossed finishes with microbevel edges while the Peninsula and Weathered collections are
                     straight-edge planks.
        H E ALTHCAR E FLOOR I NG – SPE AKI NG TO TH E I N DUSTRY’S EVOLVI NG
        N EEDS     CI M PE RSPEC TIVE : R EVI EWI NG SOM E COM MON CHALLE NG E S
        WH I LE WOR KI NG I N AN OCCU PI E D H E ALTHCAR E FACI LIT Y     DOUBLE
        DUT Y: ICR A AN D APIC STAN DAR DS R E DUCE HAIS WH I LE AD D R E SSI NG
        TH E COVI D -19 PAN D E M IC     H E ALTHCAR E FLOOR I NG I NSTALL ATION
        – DU R I NG & POST- COVI D     WOR KPL ACE , WE LLN E SS, AN D R E SI LI E NT
        FLOOR I NG     TH E AR T FOR M OF H E AT WE LDI NG AN D FL ASH COVE     A
        LOOK I NSI D E TH E CONCR ETE SL AB     WOR K OPPOR TU N IT Y TA X CR E DIT   The Official Publication of FCICA
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