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Address & Contact details:
Danny Morson Way

Birch Coppice Business Park
Dordon
Tamworth
Staffordshire
B78 1SE
www.instarmac.co.uk
CPD Team
Tel +44 (0)1827 872244
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Instarmac Group plc

Overview

Instarmac Group is a specialist in the manufacture and distribution of cement and bitumen based products to the world market for over 40 years. Instarmac has built a solid reputation based on the research, development and manufacture of innovative materials for use in highway maintenance, urban regeneration, tiling, commercial flooring and internal finishing. The company is committed to delivering high specification products and systems that ensure excellent standards of quality and resilience. It has built a solid reputation for delivering products that offer proven benefits, backed up by first-class customer, technical and site support. Specialist materials are sold through their six successful brands: UltraCrete, UltraScape, UltraTile, UltraFloor, Granfix and Wondertex. Each offers a comprehensive range of products manufactured to exacting standards. They are committed to reducing their environmental impact with many of their products containing up to 20% recycled material and have been recognised and awarded several times for our procedures. They achieved zero waste to landfill in 2014 which means 100% of their waste is recycled. Their high quality products are delivered on our privately owned, FORS Silver accredited fleet that is fully tracked in-house, offering you more accurate deliveries, reduced damages and peace of mind.

CPD Material (4)


Seminar
Fixing Potholes and Reinstating Ironwork: Regulations, HA104 and the Importance of HAPAS
Regulations and specifications for fixing potholes using the Highways Agency Specification HA104/09 and the Highway Authorities Product Approval Scheme (HAPAS). This seminar covers:
- What is manhole reinstatement?
- Health and safety issues when reinstating manholes
- Reasons for ironwork failure on manhole covers
- Specification for the reistatement of openings in highways and the HAPAS scheme
- Reinstatement systems, step by step guide
- The difference in polyester and resin based mortars
- How do potholes occur and correct methods of repair
Material type: Seminar
Article
This article offers an overview of the benefits of using BS 7533 for the design and construction of 'rigid' (mortar bed/mortar joint) pavements in public realm works. It discusses the basic principles of the standard and the guidance it provides for designing and constructing your paved area. It will demonstrate high quality paving where BS 7533 has been used successfully and shall also illustrate some of the problems of poor design or construction.
Material type: Article
Seminar
Paving the Way
The benefits of BS 7533: an introduction
- Typical build-up using BS 7533
- Design and construction of rigid and bound pavements in the public realm
- Grouting: slurry or gun applied?
- Illustrating problems associated with poor design or construction
- Basic principles of the standard and the guidance it provides
- Other considerations impacting on life and quality of paving in the public realm
- The rest of the construction? Exploring resinous mortars
- Case studies

Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Reinstatement of Openings in Highways: Regulations, HA104 and the Reasons for Failure
This seminar will assist the specifier to choose the correct type of bedding materials and surface repair when looking at highway repair.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


Instarmac Group plc has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas