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[29 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]

Over 9000m2 of ComFlor® structural decks have been installed on the new £60 million first direct Arena in Leeds, as part of a complex acoustic roof construction aimed at minimising external noise levels around the venue’s highly populated city centre location. Opened in summer 2013, the 12,500 seat facility hosts both music and sports events. […]

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[4 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]

ComFlor® composite floor decking is being used extensively in a major multi-function redevelopment of the former Catholic Ymere Chassé Church in Chasséstraat, within Amsterdam’s fashionable De Baarsjes neighbourhood, near to the City Centre. The building was acquired by businessman Lenny Balkissoon in early 2011, with the goal of creating a cultural centre with a focus […]

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[13 May 2013 | No Comment | ]

ComFlor® 60 lightweight composite flooring by Tata Steel is currently being installed as an integral part of a new-to-the-UK structural concrete walling system on a £4million apartment and retail development at 341 Great Western Road in Glasgow – a design and build project by Collen Redpath. Originating from Australia and filling a gap in the […]

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[29 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

Iftekhar Waseem, Structural Engineer for ComFlor® at Tata Steel Europe, discusses issues on the durability aspects of composite metal decking. Zinc performance background As evident from history, the performance of galvanized steel decking within protected environments in dry applications has proven excellent. The predicted design life of the standard Z275 coating, based on the measured […]

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[18 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]

Mark Davies, Technical Manager, ComFlor® (BEng Hons MRes), discusses vibration performance of composite flooring. The trend towards longer span, lightweight composite floor systems, with their tendency to lower natural frequencies and reduce natural damping, has created a greater awareness of the dynamic performance of floors when subjected to pedestrian traffic.  The most usual and important […]

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[13 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]

The all new ComFlor® product brochure is now available to download from our mini site, comflor-uk.com. The latest brochure contains information on all ComFlor® decking profiles from ComFlor® 46 up to ComFlor® 225, as well as information on ComFlor® with Colorcoat FD®, ComFlor® with FibreFlor and ComFlor® Active. With Eurocode 4 on everyone’s agenda, we’ve […]

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[12 May 2011 | No Comment | ]

Iftekhar Waseem, Structural Engineer for ComFlor® at Tata Steel Europe, discusses mesh vs. fibre reinforcement in composite flooring. He demonstrates that each method has its own merits in different scenarios. Traditional mesh reinforcement in floor slabs has long been a key factor in maintaining structural integrity. However, given the current growth in popularity of fibre […]

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[17 May 2010 | No Comment | ]

Corus Panels and Profiles has released an updated wall chart for 2010. This new wall chart incorporates both Building Envelope and Structural Products and allows for easy comparison between the full range of products.