2022 SPRING WORKSHOP


Join the Architectural Precast Association in 2022 to learn about Patching and Finishing. This workshop features both hands-on demonstrations and precast repair as well as classroom instruction. Certificates will be issued to those who successfully complete the course.

  • New products, tools and methods
  • Mix design development
  • When to use a bonding agent and/or mechanical anchors
  • Installation of repairs
  • How to achieve different types of finishes in repairs
  • Crack repair/epoxy injection
  • Cleaning chemical, mechanical, baking soda
  • Repair color “a year later”
  • Repair mix development- Prepping a repair area; installation of mechanical anchors/ bonding agent
  • Installation of repairs
  • Finishing of repairs various finishes

Speaker: Kiley Marcoe

Kiley Marcoe has been in the business for more than 30 years and is the President of Metro Precast & Stone Services, Inc.  Mr. Marcoe established Metro Precast in 1990, where he works strictly on cleaning and repair of architectural precast, cast stone and natural stone projects for various owners, contractors, precast fabricators and property management companies.  He also provides consultation, training and certification for architectural stone fabricators, various owners and architectural firms to assist on repair specifications and methods. 

Mr. Marcoe has been an APA member since 2007 and performed the 2005 Fall Repair Workshop.  He was also the Instructor for the 2008 and 2014 "Finishing Technician Certification Repair Program". He developed the study guide, written test and implemented the hands-on portion of certification testing.