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Rock Carpark Extension, Cornwall

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December 2018

Overview 

Carpark extension, including raising levels, covering trenches and subbase layers. 

Material Requirements
1000 tonnes SHW Clause 803 Type 1

Client
Bridge Civil Engineering LTD

Construction

IBAA was supplied from Blue Phoenix, Cornwall Plant in St Dennis, this material has been used to raise levels, cover trenches and form a subbase layer of 240mm under asphalt for access and carpark construction to increase the carpark by 50 spaces.

Benefit

IBAA is an extremely cost-effective material when compared to Primary Aggregates and BP UK is working towards a verified Carbon Footprint.

There are also advantages logistically when using IBAA due to the low density of the material allowing for fewer vehicle movements as this gives volumetric advantages over primary materials.