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08 April 2019

CC installed to provide erosion protection to Greatham Beck tidal stream culvert

The newly constructed culvert installed within the Greatham Beck tidal stream in Hartlepool, UK required additional protection to extend its working life and provide erosion protection.

CC installed to provide erosion protection to Greatham Beck tidal stream culvert
01 April 2019

Concrete Canvas used at West London Football Club training ground

In August 2017, Concrete Canvas® was used to line a drainage channel at a West London football club’s training ground. The aim was to prevent erosion and silt generation by improving the existing channel, which was prone to blockages and clogging drains nearby. By doing this, pitch and land drainage capacity would also be improved.

Concrete Canvas used at West London Football Club training ground
18 March 2019

CC used to replace concrete block system for channel lining

The channel in question carries water from an outfall pipe to a silt trap before entering the Jubilee Lake in Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire, UK. The original concrete block system was used to line part of the channel. The unlined section had eroded, undermining the system and creating a 3m deep scour hole. Click below to find out more about the project.

CC used to replace concrete block system for channel lining
11 March 2019

Concrete Canvas takes home 2019 BizGrowth Award for Innovation

Concrete Canvas Ltd took home the Innovation Award at the BizGrowth Awards 2019 on March 8th. The company were also presented with a certificate of high commendation for the Environmental Responsibility Award.

Concrete Canvas takes home 2019 BizGrowth Award for Innovation
06 March 2019

Innovation 100 Construction Wales Nomination

Concrete Canvas has been nominated to take part in the Innovation 100 Construction Wales campaign. Click below to find out more about the initiative and why we've been nominated.

Innovation 100 Construction Wales Nomination
04 March 2019

Masonry arch culvert below west coast mainline lined with CC

The Underline Bridge Culvert, below the west coast mainline near Southwaite in Cumbria has been lined using Concrete Canvas® to prolong its working life, while providing a remedial solution for any voids and damage created by erosion and vegetation growth.

Masonry arch culvert below west coast mainline lined with CC
25 February 2019

CC used to provide a solution to rainwater infiltration on a slope

A bench level dish drain found at the crest of a roadside slope in Lucknow, New South Wales, Australia was lined with Concrete Canvas® (CC) GCCM in July 2018 to prevent rainwater runoff infiltrating the slope, which could lead to slip.

CC used to provide a solution to rainwater infiltration on a slope
18 February 2019

Corroded Kent culvert lined with CC

The invert of this culvert in Herne Bay, Kent was corroding as a result of water immersion and sediment flow. Kent County Council approached Steadline (working on behalf of Amey) for a solution which would line the culvert to prevent further damage and extend its working life without reducing capacity or flow, or changing its shape. To see the full case study click here.

Corroded Kent culvert lined with CC
14 February 2019

"Cementitious Geotextile Keeps Excavations on Time and Within Budget"

Concrete Canvas® GCCM (known as Concrete Cloth™ in the USA) has been featured on Concrete Construction. The article discussed the recent use of Concrete Cloth™ as an alternative to riprap and shotcrete for the stabilisation of foundation jobsites. Take a look at the article in full here.

"Cementitious Geotextile Keeps Excavations on Time and Within Budget"
11 February 2019

CC-lined French drain completed at Oman Power Plant site

The SEPCO3 Power Plant site in Sohar, Oman saw the installation of Concrete Canvas® as an erosion protection solution for French drains.

CC-lined French drain completed at Oman Power Plant site
06 February 2019

Highway Repair works incorporate GCCM for drainage in USA

Storm Water Solutions have featured an installation of Concrete Canvas® GCCM in the USA where the material was used to provide protection to a gravel drainage system at the crest of a slope alongside a highway. The works were carried out as part of a scheme to reconstruct the slope and road damage caused by the Mud Creek landslide.

Highway Repair works incorporate GCCM for drainage in USA
04 February 2019

Private golf reservoir embankment protected with CC

In Summer 2018, Cameron Landscapes & Garden Centre were approached to provide slope protection to the embankment of a large pond used as a golf reservoir on a private property.

Private golf reservoir embankment protected with CC
28 January 2019

CC Channel and Slope protection at a Compression Station in Wallumbilla, Australia

In June last year, CC was used to provide a channel and slope lining solution at a compression station in Wallumbilla, Queensland. The compression station aids the transfer of natural gas via large pipelines. It is unmanned due to its remote location, complicating works.

CC Channel and Slope protection at a Compression Station in Wallumbilla, Australia
21 January 2019

Cooks Bridge Culvert installation success leads to CC use for Halfway Bridge culverts

Following the success of the Cooks Bridge Culvert installation in 2017, West Sussex County Council approached Suttle Projects, along with Balfour Beatty Living Places, and asked them to carry out another CC installation to line three further culverts, this time situated under the A272. Follow the link below to find out more about the installation.

Cooks Bridge Culvert installation success leads to CC use for Halfway Bridge culverts
17 January 2019

Construction Review Online introduces Concrete Canvas Ltd

The Construction Review Online has introduced Concrete Canvas Ltd and our products through a feature article about CC's use within the African mining sector. Find the article here.

Construction Review Online introduces Concrete Canvas Ltd
14 January 2019

CC used as 'patch repair' solution for Seawall in Warblington

This seawall in Warblington, Southern England was sprayed with concrete over 10 years ago. Expansion joints hadn't been included and the coating had eroded and become damaged over time, with sections cracking and falling away. Click below to find out more about this project and how CC was used.

CC used as
14 January 2019

Roads & Bridges features US channel lining project

Online publication Roads & Bridges has featured a Concrete Cloth™ channel lining project from Illinois, USA. The project involved the lining of a concrete paved drainage channel on the I-74 in Moline, Illinois, which had collapsed due to years of undermining from soil erosion and scour, which resulted in severe erosion of the entire downstream waterway area. See more about this project here.

Roads & Bridges features US channel lining project
07 January 2019

Milliken channel lining case study featured on estormwater.com

The Caltrans (California Department of Transportation) installation carried out in Olivehurst, California using Concrete Canvas® supplied by our official partner, Milliken Infrastructure Solutions. The aim of the installation was to improve the drainage system at the interchange of highways 65 and 70 in the area. Find out more about the project and its outcomes here.

Milliken channel lining case study featured on estormwater.com
07 January 2019

Railway Gazette features CC weed suppression project in Rotterdam

CC's weed suppression installation at the Rotterdam World Gateway has been featured in the Railway Gazette. See the article here.

Railway Gazette features CC weed suppression project in Rotterdam

 

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