Business Innovation – what is it and how can your business benefit from it?

Business Innovation – what is it and how can your business benefit from it?

With the Government striving for the UK to be a global hub for innovation by 2035, now is a perfect time for businesses to adapt, embrace and encourage research and development in the workplace. The UK Innovation Strategy lays out four pillars in its plans for spiralling business innovation – each with the overarching aim of placing innovation at the heart of everything this nation does. It goes...

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How to fix corroded steel?

How to fix corroded steel?

Structural strengthening expert Composites Construction UK looks at the best methods of dealing with corroded steel - which, if left untreated, can have enough leverage to compromise the safety of a structure. Not only can corroded steel – (or rust) – taint the aesthetics of a building, it’s a well-known cause of structural weakening, which leads to cracks, spalling concrete and breakages. While...

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What is the difference between wet and dry sprayed concrete?

What is the difference between wet and dry sprayed concrete?

If you’re working to rebuild damaged structures such as buildings, tunnels and reservoirs, you may be considering sprayed concrete repairs as a solution. Due to its efficiency, affordability and how versatile it is as a product, sprayed concrete is now the binding of choice over traditional applications such as poured and hand-applied concrete. But which type of sprayed concrete should you pick...

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Grenfell: how structural fire protection measures can prevent further tragedies

Grenfell: how structural fire protection measures can prevent further tragedies

In the wake of the 2017 Grenfell Tower tragedy, structural fire protection has an increased sense of urgency. It’s been more than four years since the fire swept through the block of flats in West London, sadly killing 72 and decommissioning the building. Yet only last year it was revealed that there was a failing in Grenfell’s structural fire protection measures – including flaws in the...

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Composites Construction UK: specialist asset maintenance contractors in Yorkshire and Humber

Composites Construction UK: specialist asset maintenance contractors in Yorkshire and Humber

Yorkshire: rolling hills, quaint villages, and some of the most impressive structures and buildings in the North. If you’re from Yorkshire and proud (like us!), you’ll understand why CCUK has put so much time and effort into providing services for our fellow Yorkshire-based businesses. That’s also why CCUK employed a team of specialist asset maintenance contractors who are dedicated to repairing...

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