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Preparing concrete is simple yet effective

Carrying out work on your concrete structure is a great idea. But, while it is a very durable material it doesn’t mean that it will always be perfect. There may be dirt, weather effects, aging or other factors causing it to break down. The right surface preparation is essential for any work you are looking to carry out. It may be something simple such as cleaning, but you need to get someone to do this. Continue reading “Preparing concrete is simple yet effective” »

The benefits of waterproofing

Concrete is a durable building material. While this is true, it doesn’t mean that you can forget about possible damage occurring. The joints are the most vulnerable. They are the weakest point of a structure, regardless of the quality and the build style. Water penetrates into the concrete resulting in erosion, so joint sealing and waterproofing is a must for various reasons. Continue reading “The benefits of waterproofing” »

The three areas of vulnerability in marine settings

Concrete is constantly exposed to the elements, including water, chemicals, and various weather conditions. Despite the material’s raw strength, these can all take their toll on it. Of course, there are measures in place to deal with such situations. Our corrosion control service is one of them, and is amongst the most important offerings we have. Continue reading “The three areas of vulnerability in marine settings” »

Don’t demolish and rebuild, strengthen what is there

Churchill Concrete Technology has over 15 years of experience in the industry. We have been a part of many projects and developed our knowledge along the way. When it comes to structural strengthening, we are who you can rely on to give you only the highest quality finish.

There can be many reasons behind a structure no longer being as strong as it once was. In some cases where a building has been standing for a long time, age can wear it down. Damage can occur in many ways, worrying you about the structural integrity. There is no need to look for a company to demolish and build you a new building though. This is because there are a range of techniques that can we can use to renew it.

Re-purposing

Some people look to re-purpose a building. For things that involve heavy loads, it is common to be unsure what a structure can handle. Consequently, people underestimate how much use it has or will see. Strengthening can ensure the structure is able to cope with the new use, especially if heavier loading will take place.

Our service uses:

Carbon Fibre Reinforced Polymer Plates
Fibre Reinforced Fabrics
High Strength Concrete

You can make sure that your property is safe by contacting professionals who will inspect it and ensure durability. There is no need to waste time and money by rebuilding when there are methods to retain the building.

Don’t worry about how much work your building needs. Contact us today and we will talk about how we can help you. We use the knowledge that we’ve built up over years in the industry to come up with the best strategy. When we start working you can expect to deal with the most competent specialists.

Churchill Concrete Technology has a range of other services available too. As well as structural strengthening, we offer repairs, surveying and more. We can work on a range of structures, including bridges, roads and buildings. Contact us today to get started.

What does concrete repair entail?

Churchill Concrete Technology Ltd offers the highest solutions for various structural needs. We are particularly excellent at concrete repair. Regardless of how much work we need to do, we have the capability. We aim to be as fast as possible, while always keeping health & safety an important aspect, for both your structure and our technicians. If that wasn’t enough, we also always prepare and plan every project in detail. Our team of professionals will make sure that we leave you with a finish that matches what is already there. Continue reading “What does concrete repair entail?” »

Discussing the numerous forms of concrete coatings

Concrete is robust by itself, but we always recommend that our clients add in some protective coatings for insurance. By applying the right kind of defence to your structures, you can extend their life spans beyond their original limits. We have the means to provide a wide variety of solutions to you. Although they are effective, strategies that worked in one scenario might not be successful in another. Continue reading “Discussing the numerous forms of concrete coatings” »

Keep moisture content at acceptable levels

Concrete may be strong, but that doesn’t mean that it’s an easy material to work with. It can last for the long-term but only under the right circumstances. For one the right level of surface preparation is necessary before moving forwards. Churchill CT are experts in this area. Therefore, we are the company to call if you wish to get the most out of your materials. Continue reading “Keep moisture content at acceptable levels” »