Mapefloor System from Mapei specified for the new Leyton Jubilee Park Sports Pavilion, part of the Olympic Games Legacy Scheme in east London. The new Pavilion, designed by mae Architects and funded by the Olympic Delivery Authority, will improve play facilities and the surrounding landscape. Mapefloor resin flooring was installed throughout the Pavilion’s changing areas by Resin Flooring Specialists.
HardieFloor, a new structural flooring system from James Hardie, is now available for residential building projects in the UK. This patented fibre cement, tongue and groove board is ideal for residential building projects, as a substitute for unreliable chipboard. It is impervious to all weather types and tiles can be applied directly on to HardieFloor, eliminating the need for additional membranes and adhesive. It is also the flooring of choice for under floor heating systems.
Very fast curing methacrylate decking coating systems from Tremco illbruck meet the rigorous demands of heavy trafficked multi storey car parks and extreme weather conditions. Tremco Rapid Cure MMA systems waterproof the structure and provide an anti-slip surface. The top coat can be specified in a full range of colours to denote parking bays, walkways and drive aisles. Tremco illbruck offer specification assistance and extended warranty periods.
Smooth vinyl decorative Pearlazzo PUR flooring from Polyflor, specified for the new Cyberknife Radiosurgery facility at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, has been installed by Sheldon Flooring. The Polyflor polyurethane reinforcement (PUR) enables a low cost, lifetime polish-free maintenance regime to achieve savings of up to 48% compared with standard vinyl flooring, as well as reducing chemical and water used in maintenance.
Mapei ’green’ products were used to prepare the new power floated concrete substrate and install the floor coverings as part of the £42m rebuild at Highfields and Penn Fields School, contributing to a BREEAM rating of ‘Excellent’ award for the finished project. Eco-friendly Mapei products included levelling compound, damp-proof membrane, primer and adhesives. Baker Flooring completed the floor preparation and installation, for the main contractors, Carillion.