URETEK USA is the industry leader in rehabilitating roadways, runways, bridges and underground infrastructure using advanced soil stabilization and pavement lifting technology characterized by superior chemistry, innovative technique, and extensive experience.
This presentation will cover:
- The high density polyurethane grouting process and touch on the many applications where this process can be utilized for deep soil stabilization.
- An overview of third party lab testing of the Deep Injection process on a variety of soil types including natural sand, expansive soil, graded aggregate base and 57 stone.
- An in depth case study review of a project at the Kentucky Convention Center where the Deep Injection process was utilized to increase bearing capacity of existing spread footings.
- An in depth case study review of a project for Missouri DOT where the Deep Injection process was utilized on an emergency repair project to stabilize the subbase of a stretch of asphalt pavement along US 65.
Rex Klentzman Graduated from Texas A&M University in 2003 with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering. He is the Director of Engineering for URETEK USA and in that role he provides engineering support on polymer grouting projects across the nation. Rex is a licensed Professional Engineer in multiple states and also coordinates with local engineers regarding URETEK projects. He started in the polymer grouting industry in the late 90’s as an instillation technician while attending Texas A&M and returned to URETEK in 2014 to lead the engineering team. His experience and understanding of the URETEK ground improvement process puts him at the forefront of the industry.
Derek Berthelot is the Southeast Regional Project Manager for URETEK USA. Derek begin working in the ground improvement and foundation repair industries in 2006 as a project manager for Jericho of Louisiana, a shoring contractor focused on elevating homes in New Orleans post Hurricane Katrina. Derek began work in with URETEK in 2015 working in a similar roll on the west coast, representing the companies interest in the California, Arizona and Nevada markets. Derek graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2007 with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing.
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