Civil Engineering includes the design and construction of roads, bridges, tunnels, flood defences and buildings, encompassing disciplines such as environmental, geotechnical, structural, transportation and construction engineering.
Product & Service Resources
Sika | Thu, 17 Apr 2014
Sika’s range of repair mortars have been specified for use as part of a £13.6m project at the Forth Road Bridge to re-strengthen the approach viaduct piers on the structure, which supports around 65,000 vehicles a day. Appointed by Balfour Beatty, the company supplied its Armorcrete free flowing micro-concrete repair system for use on the piers, whilst Amorex L2 High Flow rapid strength grout was specified for use under the large bridge bearing plates.
ABC+D Magazine | Tue, 25 Feb 2014
In the context of a new practice note published by the Law Society placing more onus on flood risk and with past groundwater flood susceptibility maps lacking clarity and exaggerating the potential hazards, Mark Fermor, managing director of groundwater specialist, ESI, explains what this means to the construction and property industry. It is estimated that around one in six homes – that is approximately 5.2 million properties – across the UK are at risk from flooding. Property owners ...
Fernox | Fri, 7 Feb 2014
Fernox is exhibiting its traditional and renewable chemical water treatments at this year’s Mostra, including its new RF1 Compact, which has been designed 30% smaller for installation in properties with limited space or access where a standard TF1 Total Filter could not be applied. The Fernox Heat Pump range will also be showcased, constructed to provide a non-toxic, environmentally friendly solution to offer protection for specific temperature ranges.
Wrekin Products | Thu, 16 Jan 2014
Wrekin Products’ Tri-Way gully grate has been specified for use by Dorset County Council, alongside Multigrate temporary grates to provide an affordable solution to the problem of theft. A total of 200 Tri-Way anti-theft gully grates have been supplied, incorporating a captive hinge with double triangular seating to allow single unit opening with an anti-theft mechanism to prevent burglary.