Monthly Archives: August 2015

Composite Concrete Floors on Steel Decking.

In New Zealand the design and construction of concrete floors on steel decking is a safety issue which needs addressing. It is a regular occurrence to see instances of the decks shifting and moving during construction requiring urgent propping to allow the pour to proceed. It was exactly the same in the UK. This prompted the…

Sweating Concrete Floors

As a consultant and design and build flooring contractor Conslab get to see a lot of industrial concrete floors every year. Over the past 18 months Conslab have been receiving a number of queries regarding damp concrete floors. The dampness appears in a “mottled” pattern and tends to be quite transient – it occurs and then often disappears…

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