Commercial Flooring News

Industry trends, projects highlights and news from Intertech.

The world's oldest wooden basketball court in Paris, France. Photo courtesy of YMCA Paris.

Intertech Joins Effort to Restore Oldest Basketball Court in the World

As wood flooring experts who’ve installed and refurbished dozens of basketball arenas and wood gym floors, Intertech Commercial Flooring has built quite the basketball flooring resume. So it was only natural that when we learned of an opportunity to help restore the oldest basketball court in existence, Intertech was immediately “on board,” pardon the pun.…

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Austin Texas cityscape - Intertech Voted Best Place for Working Parents 2022

We Did It Again! Intertech Recognized as Family-Friendly Employer

Working parents don’t always have it easy; we know that because many of Intertech’s employees are busy working parents. Some are caring for young children; others are primary caregivers to aging parents or taking care of sick spouses. A recent McKinsey study found that nearly half (45%) of the 15 million US workers who quit…

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Intertech Awarded ABC Safety Performance

Safety is Our Job One

A commitment to safe commercial flooring projects earned Intertech Excellence in Safety Did you know that injury rates in construction are 71% higher than injury rates across all industries on average, according to the National Institutes of Health? And that the construction industry accounts for 8.5% of all injuries that result in lost days of work, per…

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Tess Shelton Contractor of the Year

Intertech’s Tess Shelton Named Subcontractor of the Year

This month, our own Tess Shelton, product consultant based in Intertech Flooring’s San Antonio office, was honored as Subcontractor of the Year by the Associated Builders and Contractors South Texas Chapter. Congratulations to Tess on this great honor and her many contributions to ABC-South Texas and the commercial construction industry in the San Antonio area.…

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Commercial Flooring Installation Contractors in Texas

Intertech Flooring Promotes Solis To Project Manager

Intertech Commercial Flooring, an award-winning provider of commercial flooring products, installation and maintenance throughout Texas and the Southwest, has promoted Mark Solis to project manager. Solis first joined Intertech in 1997 as a commercial flooring installer. In 2004, he was promoted to project coordinator, a position he held for the next 17 years. During Solis’…

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Austin Texas Intertech Headquarters

The Start of New Era at Intertech

This month marks the start of an exciting new phase in Intertech Flooring’s 33-year history, with our move into a new headquarters location on Burleson Road. When we moved into our previous space 17 years ago, Austin’s population was just under 700,000 (today, it exceeds 1 million). That was the year that Qualcomm Corp. constructed…

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Commercial Flooring Installation Texas

Intertech Flooring Names New Project Manager

Intertech Commercial Flooring, an award-winning provider of commercial flooring products, installation and maintenance throughout Texas and the Southwest, has named Grant Imhoff as its newest project manager. Imhoff brings 15 years of commercial flooring experience to his new position. From 2014 to 2020, he managed commercial flooring sales across Oklahoma and Texas for LATICRETE® International,…

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Best Place for Working Parents Designation 2021

What Does It Mean to Be a Great Workplace for Working Parents? 

Supporting our employees is at the very heart of Intertech’s values. So we were honored to learn recently that Intertech Commercial Flooring has been named a 2021 Best Place for Working Parents business in Austin. Why putting family first is important The vast majority of employees these days – including those who work at Intertech…

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Intertech Partnership Creates Award-Winning Dream Team

Any of our customers who have had the opportunity to work with our Austin-based design consultant, Monica Lenahan, know what an asset she is to their projects.  But, combine Monica’s expertise with that of Elizabeth Clarke, with J+J Flooring, and you get a flooring professional’s dream team. So much so, that their exceptional collaborative work…

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Covid-19 business update

Yes, we are open – Covid-19 Update

April 7, 2020 To our valued customers and partners, I’m sure that you, like I, have received dozens of emails from vendors in recent days regarding their COVID-19 business plans. While it may seem repetitive to say, I want to assure you that the health and safety of our associates is and always has been…

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