concrete cancer

Concrete Repair – Whipps Cross Hospital A&E

Whipps Cross Hospital

As part of the ongoing program of works at London’s Whipps Cross Hospital we are carrying out concrete repairs to the balconies outside the A & E department.

Damage to concrete, often referred to as “concrete cancer” can be caused by water ingress and its freeze, thaw action, the presence of contaminants, the oxidisation of concrete reinforcement bars and other factors such as carbonation.

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Author: Jon Newman
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Categories: Building and Structural Repairs, Concrete Repair, Current Projects