Gramophone Works
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Specialist repairs to concrete column’s, walls, soffits and the two main cores. Breaking out of loose/damaged concrete. Treating and replacing reinforcement and replacing with a colour matched polymer modified repair mortar. Providing cover to the concrete slabs for fire resistance by spray concrete method.
Gramophone Works
Gramophone Works

Project Details

Project: Specialist repairs to concrete column’s, walls, soffits and the two main cores

Contract Duration: 12 Weeks (Phase 1 & 2)

Scope of Work: The former home of Saga records an epicentre of reggae music in London, the Gramophone Works is set to become a new landmark canal side commercial campus comprising a mix of refurbished and extended office spaces.

The main contractor was awarded a £25m contract to design and build this prestigious commercial redevelopment scheme. Following an extensive survey by the consultant engineers, CCUK were contracted to carry out the concrete repairs to the main frame, the central concrete-cores and its iconic hourglass shaped internal columns.

Key Issues. To carry out extensive concrete repair and strengthening on specific areas as defined by the main contractor and formed part of the critical works delivery program

Solution

Specialist repairs to concrete column’s, walls, soffits and the two main cores. Breaking out of loose/damaged concrete. Treating and replacing reinforcement and replacing with a colour matched polymer modified repair mortar. Providing cover to the concrete slabs for fire resistance by spray concrete method.