The Nitty Gritty

The official Team UMA Blog

Aging Culvert Restoration in Durham, NC

An aging culvert in Durham, North Carolina was in dire need of structural repair, and URETEK MA’s High-Density Polyurethane Resin, and patented Deep Injection process was utilized as the method of stabilization.  The City of Durham estimated the culvert was originally built in the early 1930s, but there are no records from original construction.  The culvert suffered […]

Körner’s Folly

Historic Körner’s Folly, 413 S. Main Street, was facing a remarkable challenge. A structural stability of the house was riding on it.   In 1878, Jule Gilmer Körner began construction on what would become Körner’s Folly.  As an interior and furniture designer, decorator, and painter, Jule planned to use this building to showcase his design work […]