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30 November 2018 - 17:51, by , in Uncategorized, Comments off
Civil engineering projects can take many forms, involving anything from tunnels and basements to roads and coastal protection structures. The one common element of these projects is the need for excellence. The business working on the project requires both professionals of a high standard and leading-edge material technology. While we can’t help with recruitment, our...
30 November 2018 - 10:07, by , in Concrete Repair, Epoxy Grouting, Grouting, PU Grouting, PU Injection, Comments off
Filling cracks with injection grout is a useful procedure that helps provide waterproofing and corrosion protection for structural purposes. A variety of grouts are available on the market with different characteristics, properties and uses. Generally, grouts used for crack repair should have low viscosity, high bond strength, low shrinkage and high stability at the repair...
30 November 2018 - 10:01, by , in Concrete Repair, Comments off
Cementitious patch repairs are a necessary and effective solution for strengthening concrete structures, areas of which have become defective or spalled. Repair mortars designed for this purpose should be durable, adhere to the substrate, and produce minimal shrinkage and cracking. They should also be compatible with reinforcing steel (if present), have low permeability and be...
30 November 2018 - 9:52, by , in Basement Waterproofing, Comments off
While many people in the construction industry associate us with just tunnelling, it isn’t the only sector that we are experienced in. At first glance, basements aren’t similar to tunnels in shape, scope, dimension or even use, but when water is involved, the consequences are very similar indeed. As civil engineers, we have seen the...