The first composite footbridge in the United Kingdom has been installed.

FRP Composite Footbridge in United Kingdom Installed

A composite footbridge has replaced a 50-year-old timber footbridge in Sedlescombe, Kent. It  is a fraction of the weight of its predecessor. The production of the footbridge was a result of a partnership...
North Central Outfall Sewer Air Treatment Facility in Los Angeles

FRP Filters Pass the Smell Test

People living near wastewater and sewer treatment plants often complain about the odors that emanate from them. Now some of those plants are becoming better, less odiferous neighbors. The FRP biotrickling...
Thermoplastic Subway Door

London’s Underground is Calling for Composites

The more than 150-year-old London Underground is going green. Part of that transformation involves updating the materials used in its train doors, with a recent award-winning demonstration project showing that...

Composites Help a Green Roof Grow

The Gordon Persons Building’s roof is classified as an extensive green roof, meaning it supports 10 to 25 pounds of vegetation per square foot and was designed to be virtually self-sustaining. Greenery and...
QuakeWrap’s PileMedic FRP repair system to strengthen 18 deteriorated bridge piles for the Brisbane Riverwalk

FRP Jackets Wrap Up Bridge Repairs

While it was closed for repairs, citizens of Brisbane, Australia, missed the Brisbane Riverwalk. During the original bridge’s short tenure of seven years, about 3,000 pedestrians and cyclists travelled...