INDUSTRIAL FLOORING

THE TOUGH & PRACTICAL CHOICE FOR ANYWHERE A SAFE RESIN FLOOR SYSTEM IS NEEDED

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One of the leading providers of epoxy flooring in the UK, IRL are proud members of the Resin Flooring Association (FeRFA), the IRL Group.

IRL fully subscribes to their Code of Practice which means that we operate to very high standards and have quality assurance and rigorous staff training schemes in place.

 

AN INDUSTRIAL FLOOR THAT LASTS

IRL will carefully formulate a epoxy flooring system that’s perfectly bonded to the underlying surface whether it’s steel, wood, tiles or concrete. Applied in layers our poured resin flooring systems includes primers and coatings to ensure a strong bond.

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A FLOOR THAT’S FIT FOR PURPOSE

Epoxy floor coatings have many benefits. They are seamless, hygienic and chemical resistant. This type of flooring is easy to clean, looks great and requires little maintenance. Epoxy flooring systems have very fast curing times and we can install a complete flooring system with minimum disruption or down time for your business.

NEED YOUR INDUSTRIAL FLOOR REPAIRING?

We will be happy to advise where it is most practical to repair or relay your industrial floors or decking. IRL use the latest techniques in concrete repair and corrosion inhibition

HOW MUCH DOES INDUSTRIAL FLOORING COST?

The overall cost varies depending on the overall size and area of the job, the level or preparation required, the epoxy floor coating and the timescale within which you would like the job to be completed.

Would you like to know more?

Read the good flooring guide

DRAINAGE SERVICE

IRL is one of the few industrial flooring contractors who can offer drainage channels as part of our flooring service. Getting drainage right is vital to make sure that areas such as car park decks can be used safely in all weathers.

Drainage channels and waterproofing systems can be used inside and out. Whether you have a new project or need advice about repair to an area where leaks or standing water causes problems, we can help.

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MAKE SURE YOUR FLOOR IS BS 8204-6

A vital part of any industrial flooring system is to ensure the correct products are used and resins are applied to the correct thickness.

IRL adheres to British Standard 8204-6, the classification system for different types of industrial floor.

Take a look at the classification table or let us advise you on which products you may need.

  • 150 μm
  •   Duty Thickness
  • 01 Floor seal Light foot traffic and occasional rubber tyred vehicles. LD up to 150 μm
  • 02 Epoxy Floor coating Frequent foot traffic & occasional fork lift truck use. LD/MD 150 μm - 300μm
  • 03 High build floor coating Double coating for frequent foot traffic & occasional fork lift truck use. MD 300μm - 1000μm
  • 04 Multi-layer flooring Impact resistant, for heavy forklift truck use and plastic wheeled trolleys. MD/HD >2mm
  • 05 Flow applied flooring Smooth self levelling surface for heavy forklift truck use and plastic wheeled trolleys. MD/HD 2-3mm
  • 06 Resin screed flooring Suitable for heavy fork lift truck use and hard plastic wheeled trolleys. MD/HD >4mm
  • 07 Heavy duty flowable flooring Impact resistant with a smooth finish, for constant use and heavily loaded traffic. HD/VHD 4-6mm
  • 08 Heavy duty resin flooring Impervious, impact resistant suitable for constant use and heavily loaded traffic. VHD >6mm
  • 6mm+