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Britannia Industrial Flooring are one of the UK’s leading resin flooring contractors, specialising in the installation of epoxy and polyurethane resin flooring systems in commercial and industrial environments. We also specialise in the HTC Superfloor Polished Concrete concept.

The Resin Flooring Association

FeRFA, the Resin Flooring Association, is the UK trade association which represents manufacturers, contractors, raw material suppliers involved in the provision of resin flooring, screeding and surface preparation industries.

Their site is a treasure trove of high-quality industry and product information for those within the industry and end users.

Britannia Industrial Flooring is a member of FeRFA.

The FerFA Flooring Guide

If you want an overview of what type of flooring might be suitable for your needs, take a look at FeRFA’s useful table.

Type & NameDescriptionDutyTypical Thickness
Type 1 – Floor SealApplied in two or more coats.
Generally solvent or water borne.
LDup to 150 µm
Type 2 – Floor CoatingApplied in two or more coats.
Generally solvent free.
LD/MD150 µm to 300 µm
Type 3 – High Build Floor CoatingApplied in two or more coats.
Generally solvent free.
MD300 µm to 1000 µm
Type 4 – Multi-layer FlooringAggregate dressed systems based on multiple layers of floor coatings or flow-applied floorings, often described as ‘sandwich’ systems.MD/HD> 2 mm
Type 5 – Flow Applied FlooringOften referred to as ‘self-smoothing’ or ‘self-levelling’ flooring and having a smooth surface.MD/HD2 mm to 3 mm
Type 6 – Resin Screed FlooringTrowel-finished, heavily filled systems, generally incorporating a surface seal coat to minimize porosity.MD/HD> 4 mm
Type 7 – Heavy Duty Flowable FlooringHaving a smooth surface.HD/VHD4 mm to 6 mm
Type 8 – Heavy Duty Resin FlooringTrowel-finished, aggregate filled systems effectively impervious throughout their thickness.VHD> 6 mm

Talk to the Experts

Our expert team will be happy to help you with your enquiry.  We offer independent, impartial advice as well as a free site visit, site survey and a no-obligation quotation.

We install flooring for all types of industrial and commercial premises.

Get in touch today.

Resin Flooring and the Environment

As a responsible supplier, Britannia is committed to the environmental policies of FeRFA. Our resin floor installations are solvent-free, lowering their environmental impact.

This FerFA document outlines what steps the UK industry is taking to reduce its environmental impact.

Guide to HTC Superfloor™

For many applications, HTC Superfloor™ is a fantastic choice, offering an economical, durable polished concrete flooring that also looks great.

The HTC Superfloor™ brochure has packs of information explaining this innovative flooring solution.

With more than 30 YEARS’ EXPERIENCE in the epoxy resin, polyurethane and polished concrete market we are perfectly placed to handle your industrial or commercial flooring requirements.

Contact us today for FREE advice and inspection!

Call: 01793 741383
Email: info@britanniaindustrialflooring.co.uk

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