Projects and case studies featuring structural protection on BUILDING DESIGN. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • A Proctor Group: Condensation control products for Antarctic building
    Condensation control products for Antarctic building
    A Proctor Group
    Products from A. Proctor Group, which specialises in solving condensation, airtightness and energy efficiency problems in buildings, were selected for use in the construction of the Signy Cummins Hut - a British Antarctic...
  • Construction Specialties: High performance coatings for basement laboratory areas
    High performance coatings for basement laboratory areas
    Construction Specialties
    CS Wallglaze perfomance coatings were used for the laboratories of the Bristol Life Sciences building to ensure the strict hygiene and cleaning regimes required within a laboratory could be achieved, without the risk of...
  • Addagrip Terraco: Plastering solution for Manchester Royal Exchange
    Plastering solution for Manchester Royal Exchange
    Addagrip Terraco
    The Manchester Royal Exchange Building, a Grade 2 listed former cotton trade building in the city centre, has undergone a complete renovation and has been converted into ultra-modern offices and shops. Chris Jones of CP...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: Crack injection waterproofing system for brick cellars
    Crack injection waterproofing system for brick cellars
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Crack injection waterproofing was used to seal original brickwork on vaulted ceilings and earth retaining walls at 21 Arlington Street in central London, which was built in 1740 and helped establish the area as a centre of...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: Flood restoration of a seaside property
    Flood restoration of a seaside property
    Delta Membrane Systems
    A new seaside property was damp-proofed and waterproofed using specialist membranes and pumping systems to protect against damage from floods and extreme winter weather. The new structure features thick reinforced concrete...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: Damp-proofing flood-damaged hall and dance floor
    Damp-proofing flood-damaged hall and dance floor
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Bourne Hall Community Centre in Ewell, Surrey is used for a number of community activities, including dancing. Substantial flooding to the subterranean hall and dance floor resulted in severe damage where water had seeped...
  • Newton Waterproofing: Waterproofing prestigious mixed-use development, London
    Waterproofing prestigious mixed-use development, London
    Newton Waterproofing
    Newton waterproofing solutions were used to provide protection at Lillie Square in Earls Court, one of the top commercial and residential developments in London, which transformed a 7.4-acre car park into over 800...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: Waterproofing system protects vaults from water ingress
    Waterproofing system protects vaults from water ingress
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta’s Type C Waterproofing System has provided the perfect solution for a vaulted basement situated close to the city centre of Leeds, enabling the creation of an additional office and music studio. Delta Registered...
  • Hydron Protective Coatings: Energy efficient coating systems improve tower blocks
    Energy efficient coating systems improve tower blocks
    Hydron Protective Coatings
    William Pike House and Thomas England House in Waterloo Gardens date back to the 1960s and required upgrading. Both buildings were re-decorated with Nu-Guard® NRG Clear and Nu-Guard® NRG Colour energy efficient coating...
  • Hydron Protective Coatings: Building exterior clean up gives BioPark fresh start
    Building exterior clean up gives BioPark fresh start
    Hydron Protective Coatings
    BioPark, the science and technology development in Welwyn Garden City, required a complete facelift to the exterior. The existing mosaic tiles and concrete were discoloured, giving a dull and dirty appearance, and were in...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: Barrier membranes create fully functional basement
    Barrier membranes create fully functional basement
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Westminster City Council's planning department granted The Portman Estate planning permission in 2015 to redevelop the 90,000 sq ft site of the old Marylebone Police Station at 1-9 Seymour Street to create a new 7-storey...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: Waterproofing solution for underground car park
    Waterproofing solution for underground car park
    Delta Membrane Systems
    The £4m Hub building in Hattersley, Greater Manchester has been designed as a district centre providing a community centre, library, youth club, police post and cafe for the local estate. Delta Membrane Systems supplied a...
  • A Proctor Group: Roofshield® breather membrane for new transport hub
    Roofshield® breather membrane for new transport hub
    A Proctor Group
    Roofshield® - a vapour and air permeable pitched roof underlay - was chosen for this £27m transport hub in Derry, Northern Ireland. Redeveloped from the existing Waterside train station in Derry, the North West Transport Hub...
  • Hydron Protective Coatings: Protective coatings for 2012 London Olympics mural
    Protective coatings for 2012 London Olympics mural
    Hydron Protective Coatings
    Angel Lane bridge was constructed for vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians in East London as part of the transport network for the Olympic Park. The Olympic Delivery Authority instigated a design competition for students at...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: Range of waterproofing products for gallery basement
    Range of waterproofing products for gallery basement
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta Membrane Systems was employed as waterproofing consultant to the design team working on the award-winning extension to the Harley Gallery at Welbeck Abbey which houses the Portland collection. The main gallery slab is...