Conservation Solutions were awarded the refurbishment works at a key Water Treatment Plant in Northern Ireland through DLG Water Ltd.’s major non-infrastructure works for NI Water.
The framework contract will facilitate the up-grade, refurbishment, and extension of existing WwTW’s and WTW’s to deliver operational efficiencies.
Conservations Solutions contacted SDG requiring a proposal for restoring the structure, which had corroded significantly throughout the operational life of the clean water tank. Working closely with our newest partner Master Builders Solutions, we set out to find an appropriate solution that would rectify the tank whilst minimising labour, material volumes, and most importantly allow for a rapid return to service.
After a site survey we proposed the innovative MasterSeal 586 system, along with ancillary products. The MasterSeal 568 is a DWI approved waterproof render coat, capable of being trowel applied to a smooth finish. Master Builder Solutions proposed this system as it offered the simplest method of installation and offers a fast return to service for the asset.
MasterEmaco S 420 – This was used for vertical repairs, around a stray piece of rebar which had little to no cover. MasterEmaco S 420 is fully DWI approved for applications such as this.
MasterSeal 586 – This was used for reinstating the damaged cover layer, applied in a thin coat it offers full protection of the underlying concrete and steel.
MasterSeal 586 include:
MasterEmaco S 420 include:
SDG working with Todd Architects designed and supplied a unique jointing system of acoustic ceilings expertly installed by Castle Ceilings.
SDG are the supply partner of Bekaert Murfor Compact, which was used to reinforce the external masonry. Used by MG Construction Murfor Compact offered a fast, simple and economical way of reinforcing masonry walls.
SDG working alongside Doran Consulting from design stage right through to advising the construction team on site reference installation best practice for bridge bearings at this Belfast project.
LIV Student Accommodation with over 11 floors of Shearail® used to increase the shear resistance of a slab, and safety transfers the shear load from the slab to the column.
At SDG our knowledge of the impact of the correct acoustics in different environments grows it is no surprise that the education sector is one area where you can’t afford to be complacent.
Through the use of the BT turnbuckle on these LIDL store projects it has been possible to reduce the temporary bracing, increase safety and shorten the assembly time for the precast wall elements , it ticks all our the boxes. We are excited to implement it in our future projects.
SDG have always gone above and beyond for us. With SDG’s technical support our team have the ability to use the most effective and innovative solutions to improve quality, save time and perform more effectively.
I spoke to Ciaran Donnelly and after a few subsequent drawings emailed back and forth we agreed on the detail. SDG had the assembly on site within 3 days and saved us a lot of time on site with cutting and welding. We were able to lower the assembly into place in one piece with no concerns. I would most definitely engage in this service again.