Ten Reasons to Choose GRP Over Steel For Construction

January 28, 2012

Everyone knows and understands steel in the construction world – it’s been used for hundreds of years and was invented thousands of years ago. And now there’s a new kid on the block – glass reinforced plastic (GRP) GRP is well known in the boat-building, light aircraft and automotive industry. It’s lightweight, strong and non-corroding and can be moulded…

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Composite Decking: Low-Maintenance, High-Enjoyment Decks!

January 3, 2012

With a great many decking materials, one common factor when thinking about investing in a deck is the amount of maintenance required. With composite decking, made from recycled materials, the beauty of this low-maintenance deck is rivaled only by its even, smooth surface. Composite decking has been designed to withstand all of the stresses that are placed upon…

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New ‘Superstrong’ Composite Timber Decking a World’s First

December 9, 2011

A new heavy-duty composite timber decking that could transform public walkways has been launched by Dura Composites. The new decking product, Dura Deck 225 HD (Heavy Duty), is stronger than anything else on the market, with a unique below surface high capacity fixing system. So it’s quicker to lay, safer to walk on, withstands greater loads and lasts…

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Dura Composites are visited by Lord at Big 5 Exhibition in Dubai

November 23, 2011

UK Minister Lord Marland takes time out of his busy UAE visit schedule to speak with Dura Composites management team at the major Construction Exhibition held in Dubai called the Big 5. The meeting at the stand was organized by UKTI and is a practical demonstration of the UK government’s support for UK businesses abroad.

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Dura Slab Has British Safety Standards Appoval

October 26, 2011

Dura Slab BS EN124 Approved Dura Slab is BS EN 124 approved. This European standard applies to gully tops and manhole tops for vehicular and pedestrian areas. In order to reach this approval a Dura Slab panel of 74mm thickness and 1280mm span was subjected to a load equivalent to two thirds of the Class B test load, 83.3kN, and…

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New Project – GRP Mezzanine Floor

October 19, 2011

Building a Mezzanine Floor System in 5 days using Composite Technology Before Far Left of new Warehouse storage facility Warehouse being cleared in preparation for new mezzanine storage area Before Centre of new Warehouse storage facility Dura Profile fibreglass profile sections being cut to size ready for installation Before Far right of proposed new storage facility Day 1&2 –…

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New Job Opportunity – Fork Lift Driver

October 11, 2011

Responsible for accurate storing and picking of fragile palletised stock. Must relish the challenge of working in confined spaces and planning ahead to minimise movements. Will need to be able to turn hand to other works including cutting panels to size and/or fabricating structures according to shop drawings. This job requires applicants to lifts heavy panels. Required Previous job references…

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New Job Opportunity – Warehouse Crew

October 11, 2011

Responsible for cutting panels to size and/or fabricating structures according to shop drawings. Will involve use of forklift truck to store and pick stock. This job requires applicants to lifts heavy panels throughout the working day. Required Previous job references Lives locally DIY skills Ideal Valid Counterbalance Forklift Truck license Carpentry experience Fabrication experience working from CAD drawings Contact Information…

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Purchasing/Logistics Administrator – Fast Growing Manufacturer

October 10, 2011

Are you Positive, Enthusiastic and Accurate? Are you described as committed, practical and a great team player? Will you thrive on change as we adapt systems and processes to accommodate huge growth?? Job Description You’ll be responsible for ensuring the smooth running of our purchasing and logistics functions using class leading software to ensure the timely arrival of the correct…

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Why use Dura Slab?

September 13, 2011

ANTI-SLIP Dura Slab flooring features a gritted surface that provides outstanding anti-slip protection for personnel - in wet and oily environments. The grit is embedded in the top surface of each panel prior to curing. This combination of integral construction, plus depth of the embedded grit, creates a long-lasting maximum anti-slip top surface. CORROSION RESISTANT The ability of our…

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