Eastern Michigan University

Athletic Student Performance and Success Center

Location: Ypsilanti, MI
Project Type: New Construction Waterproofing

About this Project

Eastern Michigan University is located 35 miles west of Detroit and was founded in1849. The school is home to nearly 17,000 undergraduates and 3,400 post graduatestudents. The new athletic center for sports medicine and training facilities is 60,000 square feet of space that will house the sports medicine, performance, and equipment operations areas. Additionally, the facility has locker rooms, coaches’ offices, and meeting spaces for use by the football team. The scope of work for RAM Construction is expansion joint sealant on the interior areas of the building and installing a spray applied air barrier covering approximately 68,000 square feet of space on the exterior. Air barrier work includes a peel and stick detail component that is applied to corners, transitions, window frames, and other tight areas to complete the seal. Foreman Todd Jacobs says, “The strips can be difficult to handle if you don’t have experience, it can easily stick itself together and there’s not much you can do about it except start over.”

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Corporate Headquarters

13800 Eckles Road, Livonia, Michigan 48150
Phone: 734-464-3800
Fax: 734-464-1766

Michigan

Grand Rapids:
4592 40th Street SE, Kentwood, Michigan 49512
Phone: 616-957-3679
Fax: 616-957-7778

Detroit:
719 Griswold St, Suite 250, Detroit, MI 48226
Phone: 313-965-6750
Fax: 313-965-6743

Minnesota

Minneapolis:
9937 Goodhue Street NE, Blaine, Minnesota 55449
Phone: 763-792-6713
Fax: 763-792-6601

Ohio

Cincinnati:
4710 Ashley Drive, West Chester, Ohio 45011
Phone: 513-297-1857
Fax: 513-671-0931

Cleveland:
100 Corporation Center Bldg #4, Broadview Hts., Ohio 44147
Phone: 440-740-0100
Fax: 440-740-0901

Toledo:
27 Broadway Street, Suite 100B, Toledo, OH 43604
Phone: 419-593-0031