Case Studies (29)
View some examples of the finished results that can be achieved with our materials by exploring some of the projects where Weber products have been used.
List of Case Studies
Specification of high performance webercem spray RS, a rapid setting dry-spray concrete has enabled specialist contractor Freyssinet Ltd to carry out the strengthening of the bridge piers over River Neath.
High performance webercem spray RS repair concrete has been specified for the protection of a 1930’s sea wall damaged by decades of continuous tidal erosion.
webercem spray DSF has been specified for the critical stabilisation of an earth embankment in Dunoon, Scotland
High performance concrete repair products by Weber have been used in the remediation and protection of two commercial shipping wharves at Kingston in East Cowes.
webercem spray DS has been used by Balfour Beatty Concrete Repairs, part of Balfour Beatty Construction Services UK, (BBCS), in the repair and protection of the bulk handling jetty at Teesport.
Weber's high performance concrete repair products have been specified in a major pilot maintenance project at Brighton Marina.
Specialist, high performance concrete repair products by Weber have been used in the repair and protection of the Braefoot Marine Terminal west jetty in Fife.
More than 100 tonnes of webercem spray DS, one of Weber’s high performance structural concrete repair products, was used in the £1.3m jetty refurbishment contract at the Hunterston B Nuclear Power Station in West Kilbride.
Weber’s specialist construction concrete products have been specified to facilitate the major repair below the tidal level at Meadfoot seawall, Torquay, Devon.
Thorpe Park's new theme park ride, The Swarm has a dynamic load of 28-rider trains travelling at up to 100km per hour, on 10.. track over a distance of 775m (2,543 ft), is supported with Saint-Gobain Weber’s high performance precision grouts.
The high performance webercem spray RS has been used in the vital reparation of the sea wall fortification of the Outer Bight.
Innovative spray concrete repair products were used for the permanent remedial repair of the Deansbrook Viaduct after it was badly damaged in April 2011 when fire broke out in a scrap yard beneath.
A £2.7million Environment Agency project to renovate an ageing river sluice facility on the River Medway in Kent, has required the technical attributes of Weber Five Star repair concrete and the high-build properties of webercem HB30 mortar.
In the refurbishment of Chertsey Lock, on the River Thames, Weber has supplied a significant quantity of high specification structural repair concrete.
The Docklands Light Railway links Canning Town to London City Airport, a total distance of 4.5km.
The pads b..ribute the load and ensure the rail was supported to the correct line and level. Approximately 22000 pads required grouting.
Strengthening was required to the pre-cast concrete terrace beams where flexural capacity of the terrace beams required incr..
Access was restricted due to the construction of the new stadium and the weight of the new terrace already in place.
Supporting beams across the landing level on the stairwell at Delarch House, needed repairing and strengthening.
Once repaired the corner of the beams were rounded off to enable 100% bond of the carbon fibre.
Donaldsons surveyors were called in to assess and report on the cause of the deterioration of the concrete at Cathedral Plaz..ment had corroded due to low cover and carbonation resulting in the subsequent spalling of concrete.
The first major Highways Agency carbon fibre project.
Walton New Bridge, Warrington was built in 1938 to carry the A56 over the Bridgewater canal.
Both the abutmen.. permeability of the existing concrete. These factors resulted in both carbonation and chloride attack of the reinforcement.
New lease of life for Tower Bridge with modern carbon fibre materials.
The Taney Road junction on the south side of Dublin is one of the busiest intersections in the city.
A 185m l..ed bridge was constructed by the segmental launch method to carry the new LUAS Light Rail Transit Line across this junction.
Strengthening was required to the concrete deck curved beams where flexural capacity of the bridge deck beams required incre..ricted to weekend possessions of the slip road to junction 21 and lane closures along this busy east-west motorway corridor.
The recently completed refurbishment of the French Embassy in Knightsbridge, London has been successfully accomplished using..ecialist Heritage Division of Makers Industrial Ltd. Completed this prestigious project to the very high standards expected.
The instantly recognisable and much loved Millennium bridge was one of the first highly innovative Jubilee celebration proje..ers its integrity stood fast and Weber's materials once again proved their worth in critical areas on a prestigious project.
Expansion cracks appeared in the circular concrete tank due to pressure build up in the enclosed digester tank.
A feat of engineering unlike any other, undertaken for the Queens Jubilee celebrations, The London Eye continues to attract ..The vast majority, however, do not realise that the weight of the whole structure is taken on Weber high performance grouts.
Due to open at the end of 2005, the £38m Spinnaker Tower is the focal point of Portsmouth Harbour's UK Millennium Commission..allest publicly accessible structure in the UK outside of London, and is expected to attract half a million visitors a year.
Major, highly acclaimed Building refurbishment and innovative, award winning Civil Engineering projects both served by Weber construction portfolio products.