New GreenStone Farm Credit Services branch among Aacer Flooring’s work portfolio.
Aacer Flooring held its annual onsite installation school Oct 9th-12th. Classroom instruction was led by Jason Nieminski of Aacer. The class also received hands on training at the nearby warehouse going over the correct processes for proper sports floor installation. Class members were also tested on the last day for receiving their certification. Once again the installation school proved to be a success!
Aacer Flooring is pleased to have been selected as the sports flooring partner once again at the University of Louisville. Aacer Channel floor system is installed in the Yum Center, the practice facility for the defending NCAA Men’s Basketball Champions. Aacer Flooring was once again selected as the athletic surface for the new Student Recreation Center (SRC) with over 58,000 SF of Aacer Flooring. Two gymnasiums feature one of Aacer’s premier systems, Aacer VLP-HC system offering high performance in an athletic friendly floor system. Aerobic and Dance Studio’s feature one of Aacer’s most popular floors, AacerFlex. Aacer Superbond Flex was selected for the squash and racquetball courts delivering durability in a high performance floor system. Aacer Flooring is proud of its relationship with the University of Louisville and looks forward to a continued partnership.
On Saturday, Sept. 14th Aacer Employees gathered at Badger Park in Peshtigo, WI for the annual Aacer company picnic. Employees and their families enjoyed beautiful day outdoors with a DJ, Food, Drinks, Games, Prizes and Comaraderie time. A big thank you to the Picnic committee for your time and energy with planning this successful event.
Aacer flooring is proud to announce the new 57,000 sqft opening of the Sport-ONE Parkview Field House Ft. Wayne, Indiana. This new basketball and volleyball facility is one of the newest in Indiana to open. The facility hosts players from all backgrounds 7 days a week. The ScissorLoc™ I was installed by Jack Laurie Flooring based out of Ft Wayne IN. The ScissorLoc™ I was the perfect choice for such a large facility and the unique characteristics allow for excellent air flow and supreme loading capabilities. Utilizing 3rd grade maple the high variation in color adds to the classic look the floors boast.
SportOne Field House http://sportonefieldhouse.com/
Jack Laurie Floors http://www.lauriefloors.com
This week Aacer Flooring participated in the national trade show for the American Institute of Architects in Denver Colorado. The show was well attended by Architects, Designers and Engineers from around the United States. The general discussion on the trade show floor was the confidence in new an upcoming work firms are recognizing. Aacer Flooring was exhibiting both Sports and Residential products at the show. Aacer also being a preferred continuing education provider had Regional Manager Kevin Miller present on the trade show floor to a well attended class. Thank you for all the assistance we received from our local dealers and contractors form the Denver market.
Rob Hanneman, Facilities Manager, told employees that he would shave his hair into a Mohawk and color it if the employees made it 100 days without an OSHA recordable inciden t. John Raymond, Rip Saw operator shaved Rob’s hair and Carrie Kruse, Quality Inspector, colored Rob’s Mohawk. The employees met their goal on June 7th and are still without incident.
Aacer Flooring awarded a $1,000.00 scholarship to Peshtigo High School graduating senior Marcus Behnke. Marcus met the criteria of the scholarship in accepting full-time enrollment at an accredited 2-year technical or non-technical school, pursuing a degree in a skilled trade related to Construction or manufacturing industry. Marcus also demonstrated an understanding of the importance of integrity and ethics which are the foundation in every industry. Marcus was also eligible for a position at Aacer flooring which he accepted and will be working as a Finish End Specialist on the production line this summer. Marcus will also be attending NWTC-Marinette and majoring in the CNC Technician program. We wish him the best of luck in all his future endeavors.
A great deal of redevelopment is happening in East Austin, Texas. The Givens Recreation Center is one of the Austin Parks and Recreation projects recently completed. The Park houses the recreation center, neighborhood swimming pool, pavilion, two lighted tennis courts, playscape, a large picnic area, and two softball fields. The center offers Youth, Teen and Adult Programs as well as Special Events. The Recreation Center consists of 9,300 SF of Aacer Scissorloc™ II floating wood floor system including a PowerVent™ system, also a meeting/dance room, weight/boxing room, kitchen, and administrative offices. The gymnasium floor system was installed in April by Jelco Gym Floors of Manchaca, Texas. www.jelcogymfloors.com
Miller Flooring and Aacer Flooring joined up again in Ocean City, MD for the Association of School Business Officials for the states of Maryland and Delaware. It was a well-attended show, with much traffic at the booth and lots of talk about economic turnaround in the state of Maryland. With all the “what-ifs” discussed, we can only conclude that where there’s smoke, there’s fire! Many thanks to Steve Brown from Miller Flooring for attending the show. www.millerflooring.com