The SSI Team
Bob SimonelliSenior Consultant - Principal
Bob Simonelli, is a Senior consultant for Structural Services, Inc. He has more than 30 years of placing and finishing experience at two prominent companies. His specialties are in the installation, techniques and procedures of Super Flat and High Tolerance Floors as well as typical concrete floor installation.
Simonelli’s experience includes a wide range of commercial and industrial slabs on ground, parking lots, pavements and suspended bridges. He has consulted on projects in Brazil, Costa Rico, Korea, Mexico, the Middle East, Nova Scotia, Puerto Rico, Singapore, the United Kingdom and Venezuela.
Bob uses his hands-on finisher experience to troubleshoot field problems such as blisters, delaminations, and peeling. He evaluates floors for conformance to project specifications with regard to finishing appearance and texture and he also assists contractors and ready mix producers in evaluating appropriate mixes for finishing.
He has developed and taught concrete finishing training throughout the United States and South America showing finishers how to achieve floor flatness and levelness with the appropriate tools and techniques in the most economical manner. He is a certified ACI Concrete Flatwork Technician and Finisher instructor as well as certified in the F-Number System by the Face Companies.
Bob has authored numerous articles on the use of tools and techniques required to achieve High Tolerance Floors. He has instructed more than 100 Precision Flooring seminars in the United States and abroad and has performed numerous super flat and flooring seminars worldwide in conjunction with World of Concrete.
His Memberships consist of the Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons Local 148m in Atlanta, Georgia, Chairman of ACI 640, Finishers Certification Program and a member of ACI 302 committee.
The SSI team is proud to be the only concrete engineering and consulting firm to offer this technical knowledge and hands-on finishing expertise to the concrete industry. To insure your crew is up to date on the latest trends in floor placing and finishing, check out the content of our SSI Concrete College and contact Bob today for all the details.