0114 242 7485Bekaert Building Products
BEKAERT BUILDING PRODUCTS are a worldwide company and leading manufacturers of fibre steel reinforcement and masonry reinforcement. Bekaert Building Products popular brands comprise of DRAMIX Steel Reinforcement Fibre, MURFOR Masonry Reinforcement, BITUFOR Asphalt Reinforcement Wire and STUCANET Plaster Lath. Thanks to permanent innovation these advanced Bekaert products have a wide range of building and civil applications.
Below are some of the common applications Bekaerts brands are commonly utilised for:
DRAMIX FIBRE STEEL is a high performing steelfibre supplied for high demanding environments with high specific planeloads and intensive dynamic traffic. The homogeneously distributed Dramix steelfibres contribute to considerably increased load-bearing capacity, high durability and high impact resistance for a longer lifetime with less repair later on.
DRAMIX FLOORING APPLICATIONS INCLUDE:
Industrial floors, jointless floors, floors-on-piles, lightly loaded floors, liquid tight floors and composite metal decking.
DRAMIX HOUSING APPLICATIONS INCLUDE:
Foundation footings / strips, traditional cellar and basement walls and
HEAVY DUTY PAVEMENT APPLICATIONS SUCH AS:
Airport runways, taxiways, maintenance hangars, access roads and workshops.
Ports & Containers, port pavements, container terminals, bulk storage areas and access roads.
DRAMIX other applications also include:
Sprayed concrete, Precast concrete production tunnel and mining shafts and underwater concrete reinforcement.
MURFOR is a prefabricated reinforcement to be embedded in the horizontal bed joints of the masonry. Its unique shape and quality increase the tensile strength of the masonry.
MURFOR MASONRY REINFORCEMENT INDUSTRIAL, COMMERCIAL AND PUBLIC APPLICATIONS INCLUDE:
Wind pressure on external walls, lintel crack control above door and windows, partition walls subject to deformation, differential settlement of walls on soft or medium soil, infills in seismic construction and in the spacing of movement joints.
MURFOR IN RESIDENTIAL APPLICATIONS:
In addition to the above Murfor is also utilised for collar-jointed walls, cavity walls, gable end reinforcement and change in building height to absorb and transfer the stresses occurring in masonry.
STUCANET LATH is a galvanized steel wire lath for gypsum, cement and lime mortars. Its applications include:
New or renovation in decorative and special facades/walls (residential, commercial), special shaped structures, theme parks structures and artworks.
BITUFOR is high performing flexible woven steel netting combined with slurry sealing. Widely utilised in applications such as:
Reinforcement for road rehabilitation, asphalt overlays on concrete and asphalt roads, road reinforcement.
Getting in contact with Bekaert Building Products
Gateway Business Centre
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Tel: 0114 242 7485