Women of Waterproofing win PCA Best Practice Award
We are delighted to announce Women of Waterproofing have won a PCA Best Practice Award ‘Special Award for Initiative’. The deserving winners of the 2018 PCA Best Practice Awards were announced on Friday 15 June at the Slate, University of Warwick. The PCA Best Practice Awards brought together 160 members, contractors, designers and experts for […]Read Full Story
Ground Engineering Awards (GE Awards 2018) – Delta Membranes
Delta Membrane Systems Limited were shortlisted as a finalist not once, but twice at this year’s Ground Engineering Awards 2018! More than 120 companies, projects and initiatives beat off stiff competition to earn a place on the shortlist for this year’s Awards. The Ground Engineering Awards 2018 celebrates the best in geotechnical engineering. It’s a […]Read Full Story
Women of Waterproofing (“WOW”) Networking Group
Launching the Women of Waterproofing Networking Group has been a great success. Thank you to all the inspirational ladies who attended. The theme of the lunch held on Thursday 17th May was “Seeking to Inspire by Being Inspired”. Topics of conversation included: How did you get into the Waterproofing Sector? How can we encourage other […]Read Full Story
Do I really require a Waterproofing Design Specialist?
Waterproofing design is a complex task. In short YES! Gone are the days of architects undertaking the role of waterproofing design in a project. Getting the design correct prior to construction will save significant costs! British Standard 8102:2009 Code of Practice for Protection of Below Ground Structures Against Water from the Ground (BS8102:2009) recommends that […]Read Full Story
Flood Resilience Solutions – time for joined up thinking
Since the BRE’s success at building a flood resilient house, the flood resilience industry has witnessed rapid growth over the last 12 months. The BRE’s Flood Resilient Home was commenced following the “Bonfield Report” or The Property Flood Resilience Action Plan – a plan to enable better uptake of resilience measures for properties at high […]Read Full Story
Does BIM successfully deliver on waterproofing projects?
BIM or Building Information Modelling is a process of creating and managing information using 3D techniques. BIM was specifically designed for the construction industry. BIM modelling can be used across a project’s lifecycle. BIM software represents both the physical and intrinsic properties of a building as an object-oriented model tied to a database (the BIM […]Read Full Story