New Dunelm & Lidl Retail Units for ASHE Construction
Dunelm and Lidl superstore in Gastons Wood Basingstoke
Lidl Unit – 1932m2 – 279m3 Tamp finish
Dunelm Unit – 2055m2 – 514m3 Powerfloat finish
Co-ordinate all stages of industrial flooring project to specification & deadline
Nationwide concreting were asked to undertake a concrete floor installation for a new retail park consisting of a Dunelm and Lidl superstore in Gastons Wood Basingstoke. Supplying all labour (16 operatives), plant and materials to instal concrete floor slabs measuring approximately 3987m2.
Continuous doweled induced contraction joint 2000gauge polythene membrane and 1 layer of A193 mesh fabric concrete floor reinforcement. Including a tamp finish and the concrete floor slab was cured and sealed after the finishing process. The following day sawn restrained movement joints are cut in to the concrete floor slab for movement process.
Nationwide installed armour jointing system along with 2000gauge polythene and 1 top layer of A142 mesh concrete floor reinforcement and 1 bottom layer of A193. After the pouring process the slab received a fully shined powerfloat finish.
Nationwide Concreting provided a certified concrete testing operative to take cube samples throughout the process these were taken in 1 set of 3 cubes per 50m3. The concrete mix that was used was as follows – C40 30%GGBS which was supplied by Hope Construction Materials.