Webinar – Geopolymer and its use in commercial buildings
12:00 noon – May 31 2019 OBJECTIVE Geopolymer injection is widely used across the built environment to stabilise the ground and re-level sinking floor slabs. Its use can also extend to improving ground strength to allow for additional loads. This webinar looks at the fundamental principles of the process and provides detailed project examples of […]
Geopolymer v Piling – a comparison
This short animation looks at the comparative methods of remedial work for sinking concrete slabs. The film illustrates the benefit to the customer of using Geobear’s fast, non-disruptive solutions. In the video, we outline the differences between the two methods so that you can understand which would benefit you most. Below we overview […]
- Health and Safety
Clean remediation of sinking floors in food production facilities
Clean remediation of sinking floors in food production facilities Geobear has been delivering clean, dust free solutions to food production and consumable manufacturing facilities for decades. Where facilities have unstable or sinking floors, there are very few remedies that can be applied without affecting both the working environment and production flow. We use discrete, non-invasive […]
Geopolymer Injection v Underpinning
Geobear CEO, Otso Lahtinen describes the key differences between the two solutions.
How subsidence problems influence your finances
Risto Valakari (Commercial Director Nordics) of Geobear explores how subsidence problems influence your finances Overview Urbanization is an ongoing megatrend that means people and businesses are moving increasingly to more densely populated areas, i.e. towns and cities. In terms of construction and geotechnics, it means that the suitable areas for construction become more valuable, since […]
Stabilisation Completed On Major Warehouse
Geobear recently completed work to stabilise the floor at a major warehouse in Enfield UK. The work was required to stabilise the ground and lift the existing floor back up to a safe operating level. This was needed to be done in order that the site could safely house racking and associated distribution systems.
Water Sealing Work Completed At Abbeydale
Watch our latest water sealing video explaining the process on a historic structure. Geobear recently completed some water sealing works on the site of Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet. The works were aimed at preventing the ingress of water into a Grade II listed building through the injection of Geobear geopolymer into the ground.
Geobear Fills Void At Bristol Royal Infirmary
Geobear has recently completed an important project at the Bristol Royal Infirmary. The BRI is a major teaching hospital undergoing redevelopement; as part of that process a significant void was found beneath an area of the flooring. The void needed filling with a material that would also give it additional loading strength. Geobear delivered the […]
Scarborough Lighthouse Stabilisation
Geobear was recently contracted to deliver stabilisation and void filling work at Scarborough Lighthouse. The Lighthouse was originally built in 1804 and subsequently rebuilt in 1931. The rebuild saw it built on a pier constructed using sheet piling, however over time the infill between the piles had washed away and a number of voids had […]