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Spring Branch
Elementary School

Houston, TX
2012 Honor Award Winner

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Terrazzo Contractor
Southern Tile & Terrazzo Co., Inc.
Houston, TX

Terrazzo was selected for its durability and capacity for intricate design on this impressive installation of sand cushion terrazzo.  This LEED-certified project orchestrated 18 different colors of terrazzo with 22 different types of aggregate. Designed to serve as a teaching tool, the floor depicts historical community events through maps and timelines and represents local geography along with words of inspiration.


  • 22 SPRING BRANCH ELEM 22 (240dpi)
  • 19 SPRING BRANCH ELEM 19 (240dpi)
  • 17 SPRING BRANCH ELEM 17 (240 dpi)
  • 16 SPRING BRANCH ELEM 16 (240dpi)
  • 8.1 SPRING BRANCH ELEM 8.1
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  • 3 SPRING BRANCH ELEM 3

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Architect/Designer
Bay-IBI Group
Webster, TX

General Contractor
Purcell Construction
Humble, TX

Aggregate Suppliers
American Specialty Glass
Cactus Canyon Quarries
Continental Terrazzo Supply
Enviroglas Products
Justice Products
Terrazzo & Marble Supply
Texas Architectural Aggregate

General Contractor
Purcell Construction
Humble, TX

Owner
Spring Branch Independent
School District
Houston, TX

Divider Strip Supplier
Manhattan American Terrazzo Strip Company

Photographer
Mark Dean