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Non conductivity is vital in rail settings

In the UK the process of electrifying the railways began in the 19th century. The idea was to modernise the infrastructure to improve speeds and efficiency as well as reducing track wear. Overhead lines and the third rail system now account for around 40% of the entire rail network. There are also plans to expand this even further in the future. This could create more demand for reliable non-conductive materials. Luckily JBP offers high quality GRP for the rail industry. The composite offers many important benefits. Continue reading

Using Core6 GRP grating solutions to create roof walkways

Many buildings have roof walkways to allow people to safely make their way around the surface. The idea is that the walkway will bear the weight of the individuals rather than the roofing materials. This in turn saves the surface from damage and minimises replacement requirements. GRP grating solutions make outstanding walkways, delivering increased safety and longevity. Continue reading

GRP’s greatness lies in its strength

JBP are highly respected for providing top of the range products. Our Core6 Composites, GRP grating in particular, have become a favourite amongst businesses in the construction sector. Many professionals consider it a key component in projects. Available in two distinct forms and with a diverse range of useful features, you won’t want to miss out on the opportunities using these materials provides. Continue reading

GRP requires very little maintenance

Businesses need to be careful with their operating costs, ensuring they are feasible and not likely to cause cash flow issues. A good maintenance plan can help as it will reduce the risk of costly bills for repairs. Choosing materials that require less upkeep is wise. Core6 GRP is perfect in this regard. Continue reading

Structural profiles made from GRP can save lots of weight

Understanding the weight of structural platforms is important, most critically it has a big impact on the cost. It is significantly more challenging to manufacture, handle and physically install heavier materials. The weight also has an impact on the amount of support that is necessary. Maintenance needs can be higher as a result too. For these reasons it is wise to choose lighter products that can still provide the appropriate level of strength and durability. Continue reading

Tread covers are essential for stair safety

Stairs are essential for helping people reach different elevations but by their nature they are hazardous, a slip and fall can result in serious injury or even a fatality in the wrong conditions. One of the best ways to maximise stair safety is to use high quality tread covers that improve slip resistance. Core6 is the brand you should consider if you want durable, hard wearing GRP ones. Continue reading

Core6 GRP grating is a much safer alternative to metal variants

Our company is one that prides itself on being able to offer its clients high calibre Core6 GRP grating and associated products. Manufactured using the finest materials, our products are built to be both strong and safe. With our extensive knowledge and design capabilities, we’re confident that we can help you to find the right product for your application. Continue reading