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Southern Motor Group, Croydon

It just goes to show what you can do with tired workshop floors! Cemplas recently completed this flooring refurbishment for Southern Motor Group, Croydon which had to be completed around restrict timescales due to the garage being a live environment. Remmers Optiplan screed and QP Quick Cure coloured resin coating was applied to help transform… Read more »

Concrete Repair Association

We’re pleased to announce our very own Graeme Middleton has recently joined the executive committee of the Concrete Repair Association and is looking forward to getting stuck into helping this important industry body continue to raise professional standards in our industry.

Grosvenor House, Corby

Cemplas have recently completed the exposed deck re-waterproofing of the car park at Grosvenor House, Corby. Despite extreme weather conditions throughout the 4-week contract, the end result is amazing! The car park deck and ramp existing felt waterproofing system had reached the end of its serviceable life and needed to be removed, with repairs to… Read more »

Broomfields Hospital

Cemplas recently completed the replacement of 5 courtyards in and around Broomfield Hospital totalling 600m2. The failing system was removed back to the substrate which was in dire need of repairs, once repairs were completed Remmers resin bonded aggregate surfacing system – Pur Grid 100 was applied to give a seamless finish with replacement like… Read more »

Meet The Team – Mike Wood

After 20 years in the industry of specialised Structural Repair and Car Park Refurbishment, Mike Wood – Northern Regional Manager has a wealth of experience in commercial and contract delivery. He is a fantastic member of Team Cemplas. Even if he forgets to make the tea! Find Mike on LinkedIn and connect with him there… Read more »

High Street, Bracknell

Works are progressing well on our car park refurbishment site at High Street, Bracknell as we continue to carry out works to re-waterproofing the 7,500m2 decking and access ramps. The deck has been fully reinforced using Sika’s coloured rapid-curing EB24 and RB28 car park decking system. Localised concrete repair and migratory corrosion inhibitor to the… Read more »

Cemplas does…

Cemplas Does – Liquid-Applied Re-waterproofing of Flat Roofs, Walkways, Balconies & Terracing. We only use COLD, liquid-applied technologies meaning that we GUARANTEE NO HOT WORKS ensuring that your building is safe from fire risks when carrying out re-waterproofing works. We can provide a detailed report for the design and application & undertake a full refurbishment… Read more »

Luton Subway Stairs

Even the small jobs are important! These subway stairs in Luton desperately needed to be looked after; once Team Cemplas removed the existing tiles the substrate was in dire need of repairs. Using Rapid Repair Mortar, we were able to repair the substrate before applying Tremco’s CP PMMA system with yellow nosing – What a… Read more »

Have you booked your 2019 CPD?

Get ahead with booking your CPD events for 2019 with the Cemplas CPD Programme! Our CPD’s take a technical solution approach to our specialist refurbishment subjects covering a number of important topics relating to building refurbishment best practice inc; Testing & Investigation of Structures✅ Car Park Refurbishment✅ Liquid-Applied Re-Waterproofing of Flat Roofs✅ Correct Approach to… Read more »

Cemplas turns 50!

ITS HERE! WE’VE MADE IT! Team Cemplas will be celebrating its 50th birthday throughout the year! We have been fortunate enough to work on some iconic structures within the UK; including The Royal Albert Hall, Wembley Stadium, The Shard and many more. We cannot wait to see what the future brings, here’s to many more… Read more »

Happy New Year

HAPPY NEW YEAR! We cannot wait to see what 2019 has in store for us! Here’s to a fantastic year!

Merry Christmas

Team Cemplas would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas!

Flashback 2018 – Day 5

So, finishing off our journey through 2018, September saw the opening of our new offices in Coleshill, North Warwickshire, having established a new Midlands & North business region headed up by Regional Manager Mike Wood who joined the business just a couple of months earlier! We hope you’ve enjoyed our look back and we’re only… Read more »

Flashback 2018 – Day 4

As our look back over the year continues to take us around the country, you join us on one of TWO car park refurbishments delivered for our client, University of Warwick. Both projects saw the top parking decks (asphalt AND concrete) re-waterproofed with the application of a rapid-curing waterproofing system to approximately 3,000m2 of the… Read more »

Flashback 2018 – Day 3

Day 3 sees colleagues Graeme Middleton, Jerry Robertson & Rob O’Connor completing the challenging 54-mile London to Brighton 2018 cycle ride in mid-June raising in excess of £1,700 for The British Heart Foundation. We’re amazingly proud of our colleagues for their efforts in both putting in the training and also taking the time out of… Read more »

Flashback 2018 – Day 2

On day 2 of our 2018 review you join us in the North East looking back on the refurbishment of the single-level podium parking deck at Morrisons Supermarket in Redcar. Team Cemplas replaced some 7,400m2 of badly worn and debonded existing deck waterproofing system as well as replacing 165 LinM of mechanical movements joints within… Read more »

Flashback 2018 – Day 1

Welcome to our 2018 Flashback as we look back over a montage of some of the many projects and other unforgettable moments that have kept us at Team Cemplas fully occupied throughout this year! We start our look back on the year with an ongoing project at the home of the legendary BBC Proms, London’s… Read more »

Station Parade, Harrogate

Works are progressing well on our car park refurbishment contract at Station Parade, Harrogate as we continue to carry out works to re-waterproof the 2,500m2 parking deck and access ramps. The original asphalt surface had badly split allowing water ingress to retail units below as well as being in need of general repair. The deck… Read more »

Book your 2019 CPD!

Before you head off for your Christmas break – make sure your CPD events are all booked up with our comprehensive CPD Programme! Cemplas CPD’s take a technical solution approach to our specialist refurbishment subjects in which we cover several important topics relating to building refurbishment best practice including Testing & Investigation of Structures, Car… Read more »

We Are Hiring!

We Are Hiring! We are seeking to appoint a full time Contracts Manager to join our growing team. Experience in concrete repair and liquid waterproofing is essential. If you’re seeking a new, exciting opportunity – please register your interest by emailing us at We look forward to hearing from you!

Addenbrookes Hospital

We have recently completed the refurbishment of the top, split-level decks for Addenbrookes Hospital MSCP in Cambridge. This project had a 7 week turn around for 4005m2 of 3 levels which had to be re-waterproofed using Tremco’s car park deck waterproofing system; this was the same solution that Cemplas laid 15 years ago which exceeded… Read more »

Grosvenor House, Corby

Cemplas has been appointed as Principal Contractor to carry out deck waterproofing and associated works to Grosvenor House in Corby. Our schedule of works include surface works and waterproofing of the car park deck as well as the application of protective anti-carbonation coating to other concrete elements. We look forward to bringing you progress pictures… Read more »

It’s That Time Of Year Again…

It’s that time of year again…..when clients are looking ahead & planning the refurbishment of their car park structures for when the warm weather returns! We’re looking forward to putting forward proposals on this car park project, another one recently surveyed by the Cemplas Team. This is a great example of the ‘devil’s in the… Read more »

Tottenham Hale Underground Station

Cemplas have recently installed Sika 1 waterproof render and screed to the retaining walls and floors at Tottenham Hale Underground Station. The waterproof render was applied to provide a secondary waterproof barrier onto, in-situ, reinforced watertight concrete. The movement joints incorporated a non-biodegradable Sikadur Combiflex hypalon strip to the movement joints to the new concrete… Read more »

1 Year On

We’re 1 year on from the prestigious project at the Victoria Palace Theatre, which is currently home to the smash hit musical ‘Hamilton’ in the glistening West End. Due to the musical opening, we had a demandingly tight schedule to finish within. We are proud and delighted to put the Cemplas stamp on such an… Read more »

A Very Happy Audi Dealership

Cemplas and Tremco – a winning combination! (and one very happy Audi dealership!)  

Great News!

Great News! Cemplas are proud to retain our Gold Membership for Constructionline for another year. A fantastic achievement for Team Cemplas and we’re proud to be members!

Meet The Newest Member Of Team Cemplas

We are delighted to welcome Grace Roden to#TeamCemplas in the role of Business Development Co-Ordinator. Grace is based at our new Regional Office in Coleshill, supporting both Business Development Manager Graeme Middleton and Regional Manager (Northern), Mike Wood. Exciting times at Cemplas….Welcome to the team Grace & great to have you on board!

Tackling Persistent Water Ingress

This one’s going to take a bit of sorting out! A client recently approached us for advice on how to tackle persistent water ingress through the rooftop parking deck at a shopping centre in Wales. We will be putting together a prioritised list of costed options for them to consider so that they can resolve… Read more »

Basement Waterproofing Progressing Nicely

Basement waterproofing works are now moving on apace as part of 12 week contract in Rathbone Street, London W1. As well as Delta cavity membrane works, Sika 1 waterproof render has been applied to the basement’s rear party walls & front lightwell. The ongoing works are facilitating a change of use for the building and… Read more »

A Busy Day

A busy day in London recently for our roofing team, as they surveyed a range of defects across a failed asphalt roof on another one of the Capital’s historic buildings. The range of challenges thrown up on this one include a significant number of defects around service entries and other failed details.

Contract Awarded

Cemplas have been awarded a contract to carry out refurbishment works to High St MSCP, Bracknell for Bracknell Forest Council. Our works comprise the removal of approximately 7,500m2 of existing failed deck waterproofing followed by some minor concrete repairs and the application of a migratory corrosion inhibitor to the concrete decks. The areas will then… Read more »

Car Park Contract Awarded

Cemplas are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a contract to carry out re-waterproofing works to the top deck of HSBC’s Car Park in Fareham, Hampshire. The project will see some 2,000m2 of Sika’s RB58 fully reinforced & rapid-curing PMMA deck waterproofing system applied onto an existing asphalt wearing surface following Blastrac surface… Read more »


CEMPLAS OPENS REGIONAL MIDLANDS OFFICE Cemplas Waterproofing & Concrete Repairs are proud to announce that we have now opened our new office covering the Midlands & Northern UK. Find all the details on our ‘CONTACT US’ page.

Another Successful Audit

100% Across The Board! Really pleased to achieve full marks on the assessment of our Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality practices in our recent audit. Great team effort – well done everyone.

In Memory Of Dave Weller

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our friend & colleague Dave Weller following his short battle with cancer. Dave – who had worked with us at Cemplas for the last three years – was the epitome of a completely unselfish person who always made time for everyone else. He had… Read more »

Elmsleigh Shopping Centre Car Park

We’re pleased to announce that we have been awarded a contract to carry out movement joint replacement works to the primary Service Deck at Elmsleigh Shopping Centre in Staines, Middlesex. Water ingress problems via the existing failed joints will soon become a thing of the past for the centre’s retail tenants below as we replace… Read more »

A Return To The Royal Albert Hall

We’re delighted to announce that we have been awarded a contract to refurbish the external walkway surfacing to the ‘Smoking Gallery’ at London’s famous Royal Albert Hall. As part of a major external façade clean & repair project of this landmark concert & arts venue, we will be applying Sika’s PMMA-based and fast-curing Sikalastic Rapid… Read more »

Addenbrookes Hospital Car Park

We’re delighted to have been appointed as Principal Contractor to carry out the refurbishment of the top, split-level decks of the multi-storey car park at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge. Cemplas applied the existing top deck waterproofing to the car park some 15 years ago and with the waterproofing system having exceeded performance life, the decks will… Read more »

Structural Repairs

Despite the Summer recess being well underway with lots of clients away on holidays etc, our façade structural repair team has been busier than ever in looking at prospective new jobs! As well as recently surveying an office building in Egham and providing budget costs, we’ve also been asked to carry out some anti-carbonation paint… Read more »

Designed For Life?

Don’t forget to check out our article in this month’s Parking News where our Business Development Manager, Graeme Middleton, gives his views on designing new car parks. Catch it in full on pages 42 and 43.

Crystal Palace FC

Cemplas are delighted to have been awarded a package of resin floor finish works by Crystal Palace FC. Totalling c. 1,000m2, we are carrying out works to both the external and internal concourse areas of the Arthur Wait Stand using BASF’s Mastertop 1324 resin flooring product. Following our application of sample areas of this resilient,… Read more »

Chapman House, Wimbledon

Cemplas resolved a persistent groundwater ingress problem at Chapman House Underground Car Park. Groundwater had been continually seeping up through the daywork joints of the ground-bearing basement floor level of this underground office car park. Injection into the joints with a hydrophilic resin was carried out to stop water pressure build-up prior to the application… Read more »

Team Cemplas Did It!

TEAM CEMPLAS DID IT!! Cemplas’s Graeme Middleton, Jerry Robertson & Rob O’Connor completed the challenging 54 mile London to Brighton 2018 cycle ride to raise funds for The British Heart Foundation. With a ride time of under 5 hours, it was the first time that they had participated in the event which was a fantastic… Read more »

Defective Movement Joints

It’s amazing what you find when you are asked to go & look at some defective movement joints on a car park! We recently visited this multi-storey in the Midlands to inspect the movement joints for a potential client only to find an array of concrete condition issues. In addition to the potential movement joint… Read more »

Miss Your Inspection At Your Peril

Miss your Periodic Warranty & Maintenance Inspections at your Peril! We surveyed this leaking car park for a client in the Midlands which is a pre-cast RC structure which is barely 5 years old. The asphalt waterproofing on the top deck has failed along many daywork joints and is letting significant amounts of water through… Read more »

Cemplas Makes It Into Parking Review

Great to see our work featured in the pages of Parking Review this month! A car park serving offices belonging to pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has recently had a major refurbishment. The scope for our team for the project, was to carry out concrete repairs throughout the split-level structure, which comprises four separate parking… Read more »

Team Cemplas To The Rescue

We seem to have been very busy lately surveying jobs which entail failed movement joints above below-ground structures. One of the latest ones was a site in London where the client’s Service Yard is over the top of a basement car park. The failed joints are allowing progressively worsening levels of water ingress which is… Read more »

Parkex 2018

We’re looking forward to presenting tomorrow to the BPA’s Retail & Leisure Group at this year’s Parkex event taking place at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. Our Business Development Manager, Graeme Middleton, will be discussing how to enhance the Shopper’s Parking Experience showcasing a range of project case studies and other innovations, for enhancing parking structures.

Team Cemplas Keeps Growing!

We’re delighted to announce that Mike Wood has joined Cemplas as Regional Manager as we continue to grow & strengthen our coverage of the UK. Mike brings with him a wealth of long-term construction industry experience across a number of specialist sectors and we wish him every success as he takes up his role within… Read more »

Support Team Cemplas

Please Support Our Team….All Donations Gratefully Received! There is only a week to go until 3 of our team, Graeme Middleton, Jerry Robertson & Rob O’Connor, take part in the London to Brighton Cycle Ride to raise money for the British Heart Foundation. Joining over 15,000 cyclists, they will be riding together to help beat… Read more »

Book Your CPD Sessions

Before you head off on your summer holiday – make sure your CPD events are all booked up with our comprehensive CPD Programme! “The really refreshing thing about your CPD today was that it was technically informative and we actually all felt we learnt something new. Thank you very Much!” – Frankham Group Cemplas CPD’s… Read more »

Final Touches to Buckinghamshire Car Park

Cemplas are in the final stages of delivering a major below-ground car park transformation for our client in Buckinghamshire. The car park has undergone extensive concrete repairs including large sections of deck replacement requiring complex propping. Stay tuned for our full case study once the project has been completed and handed back to our client.

Waiting on the Weather

Our client is just waiting for the weather to improve sufficiently to enable them to carry out essential repair & maintenance works to one of several car parks in Bedfordshire. Measured, priced & submitted and awaiting a suitably dry & warm weather window; here’s hoping for warmer days soon with no rain or snow!

Cemplas Attend Sika Workshop

1515Cemplas’s Alan Martin & Graeme Middleton recently attended the 2nd annual Sika Registered Waterproofing Contractors Workshop event at Sika’s offices at Welwyn Garden City. The day incorporated a series of business workshops & discussions about – amongst other things – how we can further develop the specialisms required by this important sector of the construction… Read more »

Visual Survey in Cambridgeshire

Cemplas have recently carried out a visual survey of this office building for a potential client in Cambridgeshire. The structure – comprising of a RC frame & pre-cast, exposed aggregate panels – is in generally good condition however it’s starting to show signs of deterioration hence we are advising on measures we recommend they should… Read more »

Concrete Testing & Investigation in the North West

Cemplas have recently carried out a programme of concrete condition testing & investigation works for one of our major clients in the North West. Following a four-day programme of making safe, hammer testing, chloride content sampling & half-cell potential corrosion mapping, we will be reporting back to our client with a detailed report summarising our… Read more »

Finished Laboratory Floor in London

Cemplas have recently completed this science laboratory floor for a client near London. The floor which was in a poor condition was prepared and then levelled using Sika’s rapid-curing Sikafloor Level 30 which can be walked in in two hours. Once levelled, Sika ComfortFloor® – a liquid applied resin flooring system – was applied to… Read more »

It’s Not Just Concrete Car Parks That Need Maintaining!

Calling all Shopping Centre Managers, Asset Management & Building Consultancy Surveyors – Don’t forget it’s not just reinforced concrete car parks that need maintaining & repairing in Shopping Centres! We recently surveyed the Service Road that goes directly underneath a large shopping centre for one of our clients and this is what we found. We… Read more »

University of Warwick Car Park Refurbishments

We are looking forward to shortly commencing works on the second of two car parks at the University of Warwick. Our refurbishment works to Car Park 8 were completed in September 2017 and now we move on to Car Park 15. Works will comprise of the application of Tremco’s Rapid Cure MMA deck waterproofing system… Read more »

Fat Face ComfortFloor

A few pics of our completed works where our team applied Sika ComfortFloor to a brand new packaging facility for leading clothing retailer Fat Face. ComfortFloor was applied to the main floor area of the Staff Picking Area as part of the new distribution centre recently constructed at Dunsbury Hill Farm Business Park near Havant,… Read more »

New Contract for Car Park in Hampshire

Cemplas are pleased to announce that we have been awarded yet another contract to refurbish a podium deck car park at a business park office complex, this time in Hampshire. We will be applying Tremco’s rapid-curing MMA car park deck waterproofing system onto the existing asphalt surface to the upper deck of this busy &… Read more »

British Parking Awards 2018

WE’VE DONE IT AGAIN! Cemplas are delighted to announce that for the second year running, we have been shortlisted as finalists in the ‘Best Car Park Refurbishment’ category! We delivered the full refurbishment of AMP House Car Park in Croydon in the role of Principal Contractor for our client Schroders in conjunction with Knight Frank… Read more »

Renewed SMAS Accreditation

Backed by a wealth of accreditations, such as our recently renewed SMAS Accreditation, you can have total confidence in Cemplas for all your waterproofing and concrete repair projects. Professional and highly experienced – we always deliver quality!

CHAS Accreditation

Cemplas are pleased to announce that we have once again retained our CHAS accreditation having demonstrated compliance with sound management of current heath and safety legislation. Business Development Manager, Graeme Middleton, said ‘Health and Safety is a top priority at Cemplas – and holding the CHAS accreditation is important in ensuring Cemplas stays at the… Read more »

High Scores on Sika

The 1st part of our journey to become accredited contractors on Sika-LPL’s QA Contractor scheme meant the recent attendance of a number of our operatives at Sika House in Preston to undergo product application training. Huge congratulations to the lads on achieving high scores! We look forward to now working with Sika to achieve our… Read more »

Time To Survey Structures

It’s that time of year again…..when clients are looking ahead & planning the refurbishment of their car park structures for when the warm weather returns! We’re looking forward to putting forward proposals on this car park project, another one recently surveyed by the Cemplas Team. This is a great example of the ‘devil’s in the… Read more »

Time for Some Innovative Thinking!

Repairing External Concrete Apron Defects: We like our challenges at Cemplas, none more so than when a client throws ones like this at us! Structural repairs to a heavily trafficked, external concrete roadway apron at an extremely busy Regional Distribution Centre located in the North West. Previous repairs have not been adequate, possibly due to… Read more »

Book your CPD Events Now

Get ahead with booking your CPD events for 2018 with the Cemplas CPD Programme! “The really refreshing thing about your CPD today was that it was technically informative and we actually all felt we learnt something new. Thank you very Much!” – Frankham Group Cempas CPD’s take a technical solution approach to our specialist refurbishment… Read more »

British Parking Awards 2017

The highlight of this past year has to be when we were shortlisted finalists for the British Parking Awards for our 7 week Muti-storey car park refurbishment project at the Meadows Retail Short Stay MSCP. Incredibly proud moment – and huge congratulations to everyone who worked on the project. Take a look at the full… Read more »

Memorable Project at Victoria Palace Theatre

Day 2 of our walk down memory lane takes us to a very memorable project at Victoria Palace Theatre. The hit Broadway musical ‘Hamilton’ has just made its West End debut at the Victoria Palace Theatre and we are very proud & delighted to have been involved with this demanding & prestigious refurbishment project. We… Read more »

Welcome Lee

We are delighted to announce the important addition of Lee Quinn to the CEMPLAS team in the role of Commercial Manager. Lee joins us, as our Car Parks & Structural Refurbishment operations within the business continue to show strong growth and he comes to Cemplas with considerable car park and structural refurbishment sector experience gained… Read more »

Remember Your Annual Inspections

Miss your Periodic Warranty & Maintenance Inspections at your Peril! We recently surveyed this leaking car park for a client in the Midlands which is a pre-cast RC structure which is barely 5 years old. The asphalt waterproofing on the top deck has failed along many daywork joints and is letting significant amounts of water… Read more »

Roofing Division on the Case

Another day & another roof surveyed by our rapidly growing Liquid-applied Roofing Division… Our roofing division has achieved some fantastic success in 2017 and we’re already looking VERY busy for 2018. Here’s an example of just one of the potential projects surveyed this week: an inverted, ‘ballasted’ roof that requires a solution to stop water… Read more »

Cemplas Join £30m Redevelopment

Cherkley Court in Leatherhead, Surrey – the former home of press baron Lord Beaverbrook – is undergoing a complete £30m redevelopment as it becomes the new Beaverbrook Spa Luxury Golf resort. Cemplas are currently installing Delta’s MS500 cavity drain membrane system to the walls & MS20 onto the floors within the Ground Floor and new… Read more »

Proud to Have Played Our Part!

We are delighted that New Scotland Yard has taken the title of Building Magazine’s ‘Project Of The Year’. Described as ‘Simple and calm but, at the same time, elegant and confident’ – it was a fantastic project to be involved in. Huge Congratulations to everyone who worked on it!

Waterproofing Completed Ahead of Schedule

Cemplas have recently completed the top deck waterproofing of the latest brand new major car deck storage facility for Associated British Ports at Southampton. The facilities provide temporary storage capacity for new vehicles as they enter the port before going on to their next destination. With the challenges that the proximity of the facility to… Read more »

Sika Cycle Fundraising Total

Back in September, four members of the Cemplas team took part in the Sika Cycle 2017 and it was revealed at the end of last week that the event reached the fund raising target of £9,962.00 for the North West Air Ambulance charity. The NWAA fly more than 2,000 missions a year and dramatically improve… Read more »

Progress at Victoria Palace

Our below-ground waterproofing works at Victoria Palace Theatre, London, are continuing at a rapid pace. It has been all hands to pump as the project progresses towards the required handover date of mid-November prior to the start of Hamilton the Musical in December 2017. Here you see second-fix in the IT rooms, below-stage area &… Read more »

Cemplas Participates In Sika Cycle 2017

Four members of the Cemplas Team (Business Development Manager Graeme Middleton, Finance Director Jerry Robertson and Contracts Managers Rob O’Connor & Dave Weller) were amongst approximately 180 cyclists who have just taken part in this year’s Sika Cycle Challenge - a gruelling 50-mile cycle route through the picturesque Forest of Bowland in Lancashire’s area of... Read more »

Rolling Back the Years – Sainsbury Distribution Centres

Rolling Back the Years - Sainsbury’s Supermarkets. The supermarket giant moved into two large buildings that formerly housed the distribution arm of Woolworths to create two new Sainsbury distribution centres. Prior to Sainsbury’s occupying the sites, various extensive remedial works were required and the work to both sites required Cemplas grinding 1895lm of cracks in... Read more »

Rolling Back the Years – Westfield Shopping Centre

Rolling Back the Years - Llaying decorative, resin-bound surfacing at Westfield, Stratford. Westfield Stratford City is a £1.45 billion development comprising 1.9 million sq ft of retail and leisure as well as 1.1 million sq ft of office space, three hotels and homes and is adjacent to the Olympic Park and formed the prestigious gateway... Read more »

Rolling Back the Years – Quadrant2, Regents Street, London

The Crown Estate undertook a £500m redevelopment on Regent Street in London’s West End restoring the Café Royal as a six star Hotel, and the Regent Palace Hotel block to provide residential, retail, office spaced and a cultural quarter. Cemplas put forward varied proposal to carry out Waterproofing and Concrete repairs to the basement and... Read more »

Rolling Back the Years – Excel London Exhibition Centre

Expansion works at the centre included provision of a suspended transportation service road running from Prince Regent Station to the complex. On completion of the service road, Cemplas were called in to provide our specialist knowledge and expertise to waterproof 2,500m2 to the service road deck. We were tasked with a very fast turnaround as... Read more »

Rolling Back the Years – Serious Fraud Office HQ

As part of our Rolling Back the Years series here's a look back at our project at the Serious Fraud Office HQ. Due to Health & Safety issues, major concrete repairs were required to the dilapidated in-situ concrete external staircase of this 1960s building which were found to have large areas of spalling concrete falling... Read more »

Rolling Back the Years – Northminster MSCP

As part of our Rolling Back the Years series here's a look back at our project at Northminster MSCP. We were appointed to undertake a range of remedial work which included concrete repairs, brick wall ties and car park surface repair and coating. A combination of different Sika products allowed the team to repair the... Read more »

Rolling Back the Years – Royal Mail, Mount Pleasant

As part of our Rolling Back the Years series here's a look back at our project at Royal Mail’s Mount Pleasant. This £1.8m façade package for the refurbishment of Royal Mail’s Mount Pleasant operational site in London was a logistical challenge, as the Royal Mail’s Centre was to remain fully operational throughout the entire process.... Read more »

Rolling Back the Years – Lonza MSCP

As part of our Rolling Back the Years series here's a look back at our project at Lonza MSCP, Slough. We were appointed to apply Tremco’s car park coating system to the top deck and intermediate decks of a newly built multi-storey car park for staff parking at Lonza’s UK facility for Mammalian Biopharmaceuticals Corporation.... Read more »

Follow Cemplas on Instagram

Did you know that you can follow Cemplas on Instagram? Just log in, look for @cemplas and tap 'Follow'! Alternatively, just click here to be directed to our page.

North & South Car Parks – EDF Energy

Cemplas are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a contract to carry out refurbishment works to the North & South Car Parks for EDF Energy at Bexley Heath. We will be carrying out a range of repair and protection works including the re-waterproofing of the top decks as well as concrete repairs, corrosion... Read more »

University of Warwick Car Parks Refurbishment

We’re delighted to announce that Cemplas has been awarded a contract to refurbish Car Parks 8 & 15 at the University of Warwick in Kenilworth, near Coventry. The work comprises re-waterproofing of the upper level parking decks including intermediate level protective coatings to soffits and re-decoration of the structural steel members of these two steel-framed... Read more »

Park While You Work!

Our Business Development Manager, Graeme Middleton, calls attention to the plight of the oft-forgotten workplace car park and suggests a few improvements that could be made in his latest article for the August edition of Parking News (p40/41). You can read it online here:

Commercial Office Car Park, Connect Centre, Portsmouth

Cemplas have recently completed the re-wateproofing of a busy commercial office car park at the Connect Centre, Portsmouth. The existing asphalt surface – measuring some 2,300m2 – has been successfully overlaid using Tremco’s three-coat, rapid-cure MMA car park waterproofing system incorporating fleece overbanding with the numbered parking bays then re-applied throughout.

Winter Maintenance

Though it seems a shame to be talking about Winter Maintenance in August, we just wanted to give all you car park owners and operators of car parks a nudge to avoid getting caught out this Winter! People often get in touch with us in November and December each year to ask us about this... Read more »

Have you Connected You and Your Business to Us and Ours?

Our LinkedIn page is packed full of info and pics from our recent projects. Connect here

Cemplas Does……CPDs

Cemplas Does……CPDs on the Design & Performance of Movement & Expansion Joints in Structures and we’re looking forward to presenting this very subject to Frankham Consulting Group in London very shortly. For further information on the range of CPD subjects covered by Cemplas and to book your CPD, please contact our Business Development Manager Graeme... Read more »

Multi-storey Car Park Refurbishment

Maintenance of your multi-storey car park does NOT mean full refurbishment....In other words, you DON’T need to spend big bucks to look after your car park! Here’s a good example of some targeted work at a hospital car park in Buckinghamshire where we recently carried out localised repairs and re-waterproofing to drainage gullies. Our client... Read more »

Our New Van Fleet

Cemplas has commenced the rollout programme of replacing our van fleet with the delivery of the first of our new vans in our brand new livery. Commenting on the new vehicles , Jerry Robertson - Cemplas FD - said "As part of our strategic development plan, we recognise that both company image & brand emphasis... Read more »


CEMPLAS MAKE THE NEWS! Did you catch the feature about our project at Bottle Alley, Hastings, in the Structural Concrete Alliance E-Bulletin last week? In case you didn't, just click here:

Re-Waterproof Leaking Flat Roofs

If you’re involved in Building Consultancy or Asset Management in the Education Sector and want to re-waterproof leaking flat roofs, talk to Cemplas. We can provide a detailed report for the design and application and undertake a full refurbishment of your roof structure to prevent further water ingress. As well as simply overlaying existing substrates,... Read more »

Cemplas supports Dennis Wise & Frankham Group Charitable Trust

Cemplas MD Tony Blencowe & FD Jerry Robertson recently attended a luncheon at the House of Lords with Lord Ouseley & Steve Frankham (Chairman, Frankham Consultancy Group) in support of the Dennis Wise and Frankham Group Charitable Trust. Formed in 2000 by Ex Chelsea FC Captain Dennis Wise and Steve Frankham through a passion of... Read more »

Movement Joints Survey

We’ve recently carried out a survey on the movement joints to a podium deck car park located adjacent to a client’s office park in Hertfordshire. Interesting to see how the existing joints have been detailed. Not only will the asphalt infill have been problematic in the recent hot weather, but when you look at the... Read more »

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Wm Morrison’s Sidcup Car Park Waterproofing

We’ve started work on replacing approximately 3,500m2 of defective waterproofing to the podium level deck car park of Wm Morrison’s Sidcup store. The work – to be implemented across two phases including some out of hours work whilst the store is shut – incorporates the use of Sika’s RB28 rapid-curing car park deck waterproofing system.... Read more »

Cemplas Does…..Specialist Resin Flooring & Wall Coatings

Cemplas provides Resin Flooring & Wall Coatings for a range of applications. Manufacturing, Education, Hi-spec, Residential, Hospitals & Healthcare; you name it, we do it! We provide a turnkey solution for clients including any specialist cementitious screeding work required prior to a resin application. With solutions ranging from simple resin coatings & 2-3mm thick ‘self-smoothing’... Read more »

Supporting Charitable Causes

Four members of the Cemplas Team are taking part in the 2017 Sika Cycle Challenge in September of this year, the nominated charity for which is the County Air Ambulance Trust. Jerry Robertson (Finance Director), Graeme Middleton (Business Development Manager), Dave Weller (Contracts Manager) & Rob O’Connor (Contracts Manager) will all be taking part and... Read more »

Resolving Long-term Water Ingress Issues

Cemplas have been called in by a major property portfolio owner to resolve long-term water ingress issues with this failed warm-roof on an office building currently undergoing a change of use to a call centre. The roof has suffered long-term ponding issues with standing rainwater not being able to drain away off the roof. Looks... Read more »