401 East Ontario

Western completed the first full exterior restoration project for this 50-story condominium constructed in 1989. Working under the direction of WJE’s downtown office, Western’s scope of work including the following:

  • Apply 200,000 square feet of an architectural concrete coating
  • Remove and replace 150,000 lineal feet of exterior vertical caulking
  • Remove and replace 500 square feet of expansion joint
  • Apply 40,000 square feet of urethane traffic coating
  • Remove and replace 1,000 lineal feet of stainless steel copings
  • EIFS repairs and vertical concrete repairs
  • Shelf angle restoration

To complete the project on time, Western utilized eight suspended scaffolds on the building. Through the help of all involved; project deadlines and routine obstacles were overcome to provide a water tight building, delivered with quality workmanship and no lost time injuries.