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THE QUEEN S AWARDS

Concrete Impregnated Fabric

MADE IN UK

FOR ENTERPRISE INNOVATION 2014

RAPID EASY TO INSTALL LOWER PROJECT COST ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY

Concrete Canvas (CC) is a flexible concrete impregnated fabric that hardens on hydration to form a thin, durable, and water proof concrete layer. Essentially, it’s concrete on a roll and is rapidly becoming the ditch lining and slope protection material of choice for engineers and contractors around the world. Since 2009, CC has quickly gained market acceptance as a cost effective alternative to conventional concrete. Typically installed ten times faster than laying precast slabs or pouring in-situ concrete, CC offers cost savings of up to 60%. As an effective weed suppressant, CC reduces future maintenance costs associated with unlined ditches. CC can be provided in man portable rolls negating the need for plant equipment and reducing vehicle movement. Unlike shotcrete or gunite where rebound requires line possession, CC greatly reduces or negates passenger inconvenience or disruption of services. CC has a low alkaline reserve, a low washout rate so can be installed directly into live watercourses. Used by leading contractors on projects for Network Rail, Highways England, Environment Agency and local authorities, simply unroll the material and...

34 April 2016 ForPage more information, visit www.concretecanvas.com

RAIL PROFESSIONAL APRIL 2016  
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