Residential High Rise

The Problems To Be Resolved


Insitu concrete high rise building before Structural External Wall Insulation

 Insitu Concrete High Rise Buildings





  • Carbonation
  • Chloride ingress
  • Weak Wimpey No-fines concrete infill
  • Structural degradation of primary frame

  Precast Reinforced Concrete (PRC) High Rise BuildingsDeterioration of precast concrete high rise building with signs of previous localised repair patches





  • Carbonation
  • Chloride ingress
  • Brick infill wall tie corrosion
  • Corrosion of steel reinforcing rebar
  • Thin precast concrete panels
  • Racking movement of precast units

Featured Project

Nitshill Refurbishment

Within their stock GHA has over 300 Crosswall properties in the Nitshill area of Glasgow. GHA identified 60 of these for the first phase of refurbishment. These properties were showing signs of movement with excessive cracking and water penetration, they also had extremely poor thermal performance..


John McPake – Technical Sales Manager - Scotland

Leading construction specialists Structherm have employed a new Technical Sales Manager for Scotland, who will be travelling across the country to meet new customers.