February 2004

In 2004, William Crawford and Peter Brewin developed a concept for creating rapidly deployable shelters for humanitarian disaster relief.

The concept: an inflatable formwork shelter with a cement impregnated geotextile lining that is delivered to site, folded within a palletised crate.

August 2005

Concrete Canvas Ltd was incorporated on 16th August 2005 to begin commercial development of the shelter concept.

August 2007

Concrete Canvas Ltd relocates to South Wales and we begin to settle into our HQ and factory in Pontypridd, just outside Cardiff.

September 2009

Our company began to grow as we began commercial volume production of Concrete Canvas®.

March 2012

In 2012, we signed our first licensing agreement with a large corporation based in the USA and setup our first overseas production plant in South Carolina.

May 2013

In 2013, Concrete Canvas Ltd were named as a nominated finalist for the MacRobert Award, for the innovation of the Concrete Canvas material.

Founders Will and Peter, along with UK Head of Sales, Phill, attended the awards dinner. They were presented with a framed certificate of recognition by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, and got the chance to meet HRH Princess Anne.

January 2014

Concrete Canvas Ltd was honoured with the Queen’s Award for Innovation in Enterprise in 2014, and Peter and Will were invited to meet the Queen at Buckingham Palace.

The Queen's Award flag has been flying proudly at full mast outside our HQ ever since.

June 2014

Concrete Canvas Ltd is named the 2nd fastest growing manufacturer in the UK in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100.

This was also the year we hit a major milestone and manufactured our one millionth square metre of Concrete CanvasTM.

January 2015

We launched a variant of Concrete Canvas, called CC Hydro, the world's first all-in-one armoured impermeable liner for containment applications.

CC Hydro is rapidly becoming established within the petrochemical sector for secondary containment bund lining.

May 2015

Concrete Canvas Ltd. was recognised in the national awards of Wales, winning one of just nine St David Awards, which 'recognise and celebrate the exceptional achievements of people from all walks of life in Wales and abroad'.

Concrete Canvas was presented with the St David Award for Innovation, for which we were nominated by members of the public, and awarded the honour by the First Minister for Wales.

August 2015

In August 2015, we celebrated 10 years since the incorporation of Concrete Canvas Ltd.