Wednesday, April 24, 2013

grain elevator logo painting

Painting a logo on the Purina Land O Lakes grain silo elevator.  Logo painting BASE Group.

Thursday, March 28, 2013

flagpole painter

For as long as anyone can remember a flag has not flown on the roof top of the University Building in Denver.  This Spring we climbed the flag pole to restring and paint it.  David (buildings manager) had the honor of raising the flag for the first time in probably 25 years.

Friday, March 8, 2013

emissions stack coatings and painting


While in Los Angeles California the BASE Group takes some time from their emissions stack painting project to see a show in Venice Beach and some sites along the PCH1 as well as the stopping point of famous Route 66. Stack painters, BASE Group

Monday, February 25, 2013

Ham Radio Tower Painting

Recently the crew painted a ham radio tower for broadcast/video/ham extraordinaire Lisa K.  We enjoyed a great day painting the tower and learning ham radio history. While at the residence Lisa recorded some video using her Pansonic GH3 DSLR.   We also picked the juiciest oranges this side of the Mississippi from her orange tree grove. Check out Lisa's site:  Lisa K

Friday, January 4, 2013

2013 George Campbell Award for Complicated Steel Structure Painting

We received an award from the SPPC - The Society of Protective Coatings for our work at Miller Park.  The awards ceremony was at the annual SSPC conference in San Antonio Texas January 2013.

2013 George Campbell Award
Project: Miller Park Truss Painting
About: For outstanding achievement in the completion of a difficult or complex industrial or commercial coatings project. Awarded by the Society of Protective Coatings.

Link to SSPC story

Saturday, September 15, 2012

seattle washington tower painters


Tower painting in Seattle Washington. The BASE crew in Seattle, WA painting a radio/broadcast tower. While in the area the crew takes in the local sites and an aerobatics plane ride.

prep: sspc-2 with lead containment
coatings: mio-aluminum & 2 coats of sher-cryl

Saturday, August 25, 2012

high angle access cleaning

Cleaning and degreaseing oil and dirt from a vertical wall in an unusual access angle of the miller park stadium in milwaukee, wi.