Monthly Archives: July 2015

A grand adventure on a vast and awesome scale: Washington Times

The people in our industry are doers, people who get out and make things happen be it at work or in their private lives. We are always amazed by the wonderful things people do outside of their work. So this year for our customer evening rather than a talk on concrete (yes even for us…

Polished Floors for City Works Depot

Conslab undertook the polishing of the City Works Depot in central Auckland. With beautiful furnishing by the interior decorators the result is a really modern cool environment. This floor was polished using Lesa Systems Pentrasil and Pentraguard. The floor itself was simply polished with no grinding that would remove any of the surface paste. This has…

Fonterra payout low but not their investment in floors.

Anyone with an interest in the economy will know that the dairy payout this year is low. But while farmers feel the pinch Fonterra is still firmly investing in the future with both new builds and ensuring their existing building stock is well maintained. Conslab has been busy over the last few months undertaking assessment…

25,000 m2 PT floor with 16m high VNA racking

As building costs rise we see more and more Very Narrow Aisle racking. Simply this allows the customer to get more stock in their building for the same space. At the recently constructed JPL distribution warehouse there is VNA configuration with 16m high racks. These are some of the highest racks in Australasia. It requires a very…

Spectacular Photos of ANZ Centre Concrete Raft Slab

Stephen Goodenough captured some wonderful shots of pouring the concrete raft slab for the new ANZ Centre in Christchurch. Working in the rain in the very early morning he’s captured the Conslab crew placing this thick raft slab for Leighs Construction. View the gallery to see the concrete flowing through the depth of reinforcing. These…

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