Sonoco Alcore, Stainland, Halifax
Phased Structural Improvements
Client: Sonoco Cores &
Following commissioning of Structural Engineers report and recommendations, a phased plan of site
improvement works was approved with the client. The works include scaffolding and encapsulation to
enable the progress of the following during production shutdowns and site availability to maintain
a) Captive blasting and industrial waterproof coating to an area of up to 1000m2 including heavy
duty polyurea and Elastomeric Polyurethane anti corrosion system screed.
b) Cutting out and repairing top surface structural floor cracks.
c) Concrete soffit cleaning, preparation and painting.
d) Structural steelwork investigations, propping, design, fabrication and installation of
associated defective members.
e) Concrete repairs to soffit including exposing rebar using angle grinders, dust extraction and
removing spalled concrete. Replace defective rebar, prime and apply sika monotop 615 repair mortar.
Value: £900k | Duration: 12 - 36 months phased