The school had major works including refurbishment of the existing roofs and an extension being built requiring a further 2,000m2 of waterproofing to the new roofs.
At times the school was in attendance, we worked alongside the main contractor and the school to ensure that works were carried out in accordance with their plans in a safe manner.
IcoPal's Intelligent Membrane Association (IMA) reinforced bituminous 'Profiles' membrane was chosen to overlay the existing mastic asphalt roof covering because of it’s high quality and proven track record whilst minimising disruption to the school below.
The Intelligent Membrane Trade Association is a prestigious UK organisation with an exclusive membership of expert contractors. These businesses have access to a special range of Icopal high performance waterproofing products and guarantees that are not available to any other contractor. As a result, IMA contractors have significant commercial advantage when tendering for major projects, this particular system carried a 25 year guarantee.
The client was extending the existing block of flats and building an additional block with underground car parking.
We installed Sarnafil single ply membrane to the main and rotunda roofs of block A (above), installed Axter Wilotekt hot melt system to the balconies of both blocks and on the podium slab above the underground car park and Axter reinforced bituminous felt system complete with solar panels to the main roof of block B (left).
Axter's WILOTEKT-PLUS is a unique second generation (hot melt) structural waterproofing system used for many applications: roofing, green roofs, po-dium decks, car parks, civil engineering projects, access roads. Its unique formulation of a polymer modified rubberised compound with a high strength integrated polymer modified reinforced bitumen sheet results in a tough, seamless, 7 mm thick, flexible, self healing monolithic system guaranteed to last 35 years.
Sarnafil is the industry standard single ply system with a lifespan of 40 years backed by a BBA certificate and carries insurance backed guarantees of up to 20 years.
Capio Nightingale Hospital is the leading independent mental health hos-pital in central London, providing specialist individually-tailored treatments and therapies for all mental health and emotional issues through inpatient,day care and outpatient services.
The existing mastic asphalt roofs were at the end of their useful lifespan and were leaking in isolated areas.
The 24 tonnes of mastic asphalt was stripped up and cleared from site to expose the original concrete deck and an Axter reinforced bituminous mem-brane was installed on the roof.
Guaranteed to perform for at least 10 years with no need for maintenance,Axter reinforced systems are highly elastomeric, resistant to ultra-violet attack and certified by the BBA. The system is instantly waterproof from the minute it is installed whatever the temperature without the need for any curing time and once primed there are no smells or fumes.
There are Waitrose shops throughout England, Scotland and Wales. Locations range from high streets to edge of town sites and vary in size from just 7,000 square feet to approximately 56,000 feet. The John Lewis Partnership as a whole employs nearly 68,000 Partners and has a turnover in excess of £6 billion. As well as Waitrose, it runs 26 John Lewis department stores throughout the UK, several manufacturing concerns and a farm. Today there are 243 branches, dedicated to offering quality, value and customer service.
The store was to undergo a major refurbishment and they wanted to make sure that the roof was in a sound condition before the internal refurbishment was carried out.
We supplied and installed Sarnafil's single ply pvc membrane overlaid the exist-ing system replicating the previous maintenace walkway.
This particular system carries a 20 year guarantee. It is lightweight, clean and favoured by many architects the world over. Materials can only be bought and installed by Sarnafil trained and registered contractors, to maintain quality con-trol. Whatever your flat roof requirement you can be confident that a Sarnafil Roof Assured installation will provide you with a flat roof solution that not only looks good, but can provide a lasting performance that is independently certified by the British Board of Agrément to have a life expectancy in excess of 40 years.
The East London Mosque, situated in the inner London Borough of Tower Hamlets between Whitechapel and Aldgate, serves the UK's largest Muslim community. It lies near the edge of the City of London, the capital's busy business area, and just a couple of miles from the fast-expanding London Docklands. Combined with the adjoining London Muslim Centre, it is one of the largest mosques in United Kingdom in terms of capacity, holding up to 5000 people.
This was a new-build project, the concrete deck of the roof had no falls resulting in water ponding on the roof, it required falls to enhance the drainage of water reun-off from the roof levels.
Sarnafil single ply roofing membrane on a tapered insulation specifically designed for this project.
Guaranteed to perform for at least 10 years with no need for maintenance,Sarnafil single ply roofing membranes are the industry standard when it comes to single ply, they are highly elastomeric, resistant to ultra-violet attack and certified by the BBA. Sarnafil systems can be adhered or mechanically fixed depending on the specification.
The BBC is the largest broadcasting organisation in the world. Its mission is to enrich people's lives with programmes that inform, educate and entertain.
It is a public service broadcaster, established by a Royal Charter and funded by the licence fee that is paid by UK households.
The BBC uses the income from the licence fee to provide services including 8 national TV channels plus regional programming, 10 national radio stations,40 local radio stations and an extensive website.
The existing felt roof coverings had exceeded their lifespan and were in need of renewal, however the only access was internally.
Axter's reinforced bituminous membrane overlaid the existing roof.
Guaranteed to perform for at least 10 years with no need for maintenance,Axter reinforced systems are highly elastomeric, resistant to ultra-violet attack and certified by the BBA. The system is instantly waterproof from the minute it is installed whatever the temperature without the need for any curing time and once primed there are no smells or fumes given off.