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High-Performance Structural Strengthening Solutions

Infrastructure Strengthening Solutions (IS2), a division of Garland/DBS, Inc., provides high-performance structural strengthening solutions for a variety of target applications, including transportation structures, pipelines, buildings, waterfront structures, blast mitigation and structural connections. IS2 designs and installs structural strengthening solutions in conjunction with general contracting firm, Design-Build Solutions, Inc., and V2 Composites, Inc., both subsidiaries of Garland Industries.

IS2 provides strengthening solutions manufactured by V2 Composites for everything from beams and columns to pipes, tanks and silos. Its high-strength composite solutions are custom-designed to provide reinforcement for almost any situation, including change of use, construction/design deficiencies, deteriorated elements (corrosion repair), impact damage, improvement of seismic performance, and blast mitigation among other situations requiring tension strengthening.

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IS2 Leadership

With more than 25 years of experience in the fiber reinforced polymers (FRP) industry, the IS2 leadership team has extensive experience planning, designing and implementing structural strengthening solutions for customers across the country.

Joe Rosemont
Rosemont is a leader in the FRP industry with more than 20 years of experience overseeing all phases of retrofit and repair construction, including infrastructure and environmental projects for government and private sector clients. Along with working on several patents in the FRP industry, Rosemont is involved in various trade organizations, including the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), Society of Protective Coatings (SSPC), International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) and American Concrete Institute (ACI) among others.

Felipe (Phil) Sanchez
Sanchez joins IS2 as its national business development manager with more than 40 years of experience in business marketing and product sales. He has experience providing long-term structural strengthening solutions to public and private agencies across the country, helping to address the numerous infrastructure problems facing the world today. Sanchez is based in southern California.

Michael Gamblin
Gamblin has led a successful 30-year career in sales and business development in the construction industry. He has joined IS2 as the sales and marketing manager responsible for managing and directing sales across the United States, Canada and Europe. Gamblin's knowledge of the fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) industry combined with his dedication to providing high-performance solutions has made him an invaluable asset to IS2. Gamblin is based in New York City.

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Garland/DBS, Inc.