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Why Choose Us?

Are you looking for good reasons to choose this company? The biggest reason is without a doubt our expertise. We aren’t just up to date on industry standards; we keep pushing boundaries by drawing from the state of the art. … Continue reading

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How Thorprint Can Keep Schools Safer

 Slipping and sliding on poorly-surfaced paths and outdoor spaces can cause serious injuries. This is of particular concern to schools and colleges, where large numbers of children and young people may be moving around quite rapidly. Even a surface that’s … Continue reading

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The Benefits or Urban Regeneration

As buildings age and decay, populations shift, and industries decline, there is a tendency for some inner-city areas to become run-down and depressed. This can lead to a vicious cycle; those who can afford it choose to move away, and … Continue reading

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Where and why are Helipads Used?

We’ve all seen them in the movies or on hospital dramas, but what are helipads and why are they used? Helipads are a small, flat area designed for helicopters to land on and take off from. They can be spotted … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Traffic Calming

An increasingly popular street measure, traffic calming enhances safety for pedestrians, cyclists and motorists. This system of design and management strategies prioritizes the balance of street users. Traffic calming measures shift the idea of roadways being simply a thoroughfare for … Continue reading

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Resin Bonded Surface – A Guide to Cleaning and Maintenance

Resin-bonded surfacing is an ideal aggregate for patio, driveways, walkways and any location that experiences a high amount of traffic. This material is extremely durable and through the use of specialised epoxy binders, it will boast a superior longevity to … Continue reading

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The Importance of Anti-Slip Surfaces on Bridges

Bridges provide a valuable service to road users, enabling them to cross water and other major obstructions, without the need for a lengthy diversion. However, their very nature means that bridges often feature slopes and other potential hazards, which are … Continue reading

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Is a Resin Bonded Driveway Right for you?

Many traditional materials used in domestic driveways and parking areas have pitfalls. Loose gravel can stray or become rutted. Cast concrete can crack. Slabs settle and sink. Tarmac crumbles over time. Consequently, one of the most common and visible home … Continue reading

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Why Thortech use Bimagrip

Bimagrip is a skid resistant surface ideal for steel ramps and decks. It gives shipowners, fleet operators, and port managers a low profile surface that can help drivers and pedestrians alike be effectively and safely loaded and discharged, whether conditions … Continue reading

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