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  • February 2017 Newsletter
    Addagrip paving the way in South Korea

    Addagrip's Resin Bound porous surfacing is proving to be a big hit in South Korea.

    Having identified an opportunity for an alternative, low maintenance, decorative paving system that could be used for both external and internal projects, Terraco Korea introduced a range of Addagrip resin bound blends to suit the market. The range was launched at the Korea Build Spring 2016 exhibition in February last year.

    The resin bound surfacing is able to withstand the extremes of temperature which can vary from 35 °C to as low as -20 °C in South Korea and provides a hard wearing alternative to traditional concrete/ block paving systems currently used.

    A year on and the team have just exhibited at the Housing Brand Fair at COEX Convention & Exhibition Centre, Seoul with their dedicated Addagrip stand and have carried out a number of creative resin bound surfacing installations in Seoul and the surrounding area.

    Skechers Seoul

    Addagrip Resin Bound surfacing has given this Skechers shoe shop in Seoul, South Korea, a makeover both inside and out.

    When it came to planning the renovation of the existing Skechers shop, the architect selected resin bound surfacing in keeping with the sleek, contemporary shop design and fittings. A 3mm bespoke Silver blend resin bound system was installed onto the existing concrete substrate, both externally along the front of the shop entrance and internally for the ground and first floor of the premises, situated in this busy shopping district of the country's capital city.

    As well as being highly decorative and durable, the resin bound system is comfortable underfoot - essential for a shoe shop - and easy to maintain. The surfacing was also used on the steps to the first floor for continuity and to extend the seamless contemporary look, the architect also requested . ....  Read more.

    • Resident Parking

      As well as providing a practical surfacing option, Addagrip's Resin Bound surfacing can be used to incorporate bespoke patterns, using a combination of aggregate blends, as seen in this geometric design parking area in Korea for a residential block in the capital 

    • Creating Pattern

      The wide choice of resin bound aggregate blends can be used to create decoration and pattern within a practical, seamless, low maintenance surface - all achieved with bespoke templates and the skill and experience of trained Addagrip installers.

    • Museum Pathway

      A pathway at a museum in South Korea was transformed with two bespoke colours of resin bound surfacing to provide a hard wearing, decorative surface. With no loose aggregate, the bound system is a low maintenance option for public areas.

    Keeping standards high

    Find out how Addagrip Terraco Ltd is helping to develop a UK Resin Bound industry standard .....Click Here

    And with so many products to choose from, how do you select the perfect Resin surfacing system for your project? Check out our suggestions on what to look for when choosing a Resin Bound system..... Click Here

    Off to Ecobuild

    We will be exhibiting at Ecobuild again this year. Come and visit us on Stand D154 where we will be showcasing our BBA approved Resin Bound surfacing systems Addaset, Addabound and Terrabound, talking about our Terrabase Rustic patented Resin Bound system and demonstrating just how porous our Resin Bound products are.

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