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Thermal Mass

Thermal Mass and Wideslab at New Nene Park Academy Building

Nene Park Academy, in Oundle Road, Orton Longueville, opened its new building in September 2013. The 15m, 1,100 pupil academy extends over 6,564 square metres and includes fully equipped IT and digital media studios. The new build used 5600 sq m of Flood Super Wideslab® and 4 bespoke precast stair cores, which were designed specifically…

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Wide Slab Flooring Stops Bullets for the Northumbria Police Authority

Because of its high density, and its sound-absorbing qualities, Flood Super Wideslab®, our trademark wideslab flooring, was the ideal material to contain the risks posed by live ammunition at Northumbria Police Authority’s new Firearms Training Facility at Follingsby Park, Gateshead. The recently-completed new building contains firing ranges and driver training accommodation, together with office space…

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Thermal Mass

Thermal Mass for Energy Efficiency in Shelfield Community Academy Building

Flood precast products have proved to be an ideal match for high-tech educational facilities in a newly-finished project near Birmingham. The Shelfield Community Academy building in Pelsall, West Midlands, which was officially opened by His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex in October. The building used approximately 8000 square metres of Flood Super Wideslab® and…

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Precast Concrete Stairs

Flood Precast Concrete Stairs for Safety and Security at the Northampton Criminal Justice Centre

Flood Precast provided all the precast concrete stairs for the acclaimed new Northampton Criminal Justice Centre, and also a bespoke design of secure cell ceiling slabs. Northamptonshire Police Authority urgently needed to replace both its office space and its out-dated and cramped holding cell accommodation, and the new building at Pavilion Drive, Brackmills provides 40…

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Flood Super Wideslab®

Flood Super Wideslab – The ideal solution at St. Alban’s Station

Flood Super Wideslab®, a unique precast concrete flooring product allowed for the efficient use of time, space and money at St. Alban’s Station Car Park, producing a high quality exposed soffit finish. The strength and versatility of Flood Super Wideslab® flooring proved to be an ideal solution to the requirements of the multi-storey car park at St.…

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Precast Concrete Products

Flood Precast Concrete Products in Irish Turning-point Project

Flood Precast Concrete Products have made a major contribution to a successful apartment development which is being seen as an important sign of recovery in the Irish construction industry. MKN’s Seascape Development, Clontarf Road, Dublin, has quickly attracted buyers, demonstrating that there is now a real demand in Ireland for high-quality property in the right…

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exposed soffit

Wide Slab for Exposed Soffit Ceiling at Gloucester Academy

A recent completed project was at Gloucester Academy, a secondary school, which has now moved into its new state of the art building. The building designed by Nicholas Hare Architects, and incorporating the latest digital technologies for learning. Kier Construction and WSP Consulting Engineers were also members of the project team with Flood Precast, which provided…

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Super Wideslab

Exposed Concrete Soffits at Hereford Archives (HARC)

Flood Precast have just started on site to the prestigious HARC building for Hereford Council been delivered by Kier Construction. The new centre will offer a range of social and community outreach programmes, a dedicated educational room and improved facilities and access for the public. In addition, the new facility will also bring the archive,…

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Horizon School Flood Super Voidslab®

Flood Super Voidslab® at Horizon School, Hackney

Flood Precast are happy to announce that McLaren Construction have completed and handed over Horizon School in Hackney to a delighted client. We have worked with the excellent team at McLaren to design and develop a scheme that centered around natural ventilation through thermal mass achieved by the exposed soffits finish on Flood Super Voidslab®.…

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Precast Concrete Columns

Precast Concrete Columns are Free!

Flood Precast have supplied Precast Concrete Columns to many projects throughout the UK. The feedback we have received on the quality of the finish and the design and procurement process has been very positive. But the most notable feedback was on the cost savings achieved using Precast Concrete Columns, especially on an inner city project…

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