Flame retardant shrink wrap

Shrink-wrap temporary roof protects social housing

Project – Albert Road Plymouth Community Homes Client – JEM Scaffolding Purpose – Shrink-wrap temporary roof providing weather containment Materials – 300µm Flame retardant shrink-wrap Working for South West housing association Plymouth Community Homes (PCH), Mi-Space, B&C roofing, JEM Scaffolding and Tufcoat have been responsible for a five-month schedule of remediation work to four blocks of …

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Battersea Rail Bridge access

Tufcoat overcomes difficult bridge access challenge

The Battersea Rail Bridge, one of central London’s oldest bridges, recently began renovation work to increase its life span by at least 100 years. Tufcoat were contracted by Rainham Industrial Services to encapsulate the scaffold structure around one of Battersea Rail Bridges’ arch sections while grit blasting took place. A full case study on Tufcoat’s …

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Silver Jubilee Bridge Grit Blasting Containment

Tufcoat reduces ecosystem disruption during Silver Jubilee Bridge Grit Blasting

The Silver Jubilee Bridge, originally built in 1961, required strengthening work to be carried out which involved the additions of new steel and concrete repairs. Tufcoat were contracted to provide shrink wrap encapsulation of the scaffolding to contain debris from grit blasting. A full case study on Tufcoat’s shrink wrapping of the project can be …

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bird deterrent for temporary shipbuilding shelter

Bird Deterrent for Temporary Shipbuilding Shelter

Tufcoat were approached by Piriou to encapsulate their 44 metre naval training ship. Due to the shipyard’s proximity to the sea, the structure presented an obvious habitat for seagulls and a bird deterrent for temporary shipbuilding shelter was required. Tufcoat have previous experience with the problem of seagulls perching on the top of the shrink wrapped structures, …

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Urban Evolution Shrink Wrap Screening

London Scaffolding Shrink Wrap Sheeting

Tufcoat completed an interesting scaffolding wrap installation in central London this week. The client specified to us that they wanted the shrink wrap to be completely sealed against the five storey townhouse to prevent dust and debris affecting neighbouring properties whilst refurbishment work took place. To achieve this, two vertical battens were installed, running the …

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