Your encyclopedia of terms used in the industrial flooring industry.

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Trafficking

is the word used to describe the movement of an object across a concrete floor’s surface.

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Transbar

Transbar Meter

Reference tool for contractors on site to undertake quick transverse elevation checks.

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Trimming Reinforcement

Whilst trimming reinforcement doesn’t increase the structural capacity of the concrete, it can help to mitigate cracking near a re-entrant corner. It prevents the cracks opening far enough that they would become a problem and it stops them propagating further into the slab.

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Trowelling

is the process of squeezing water out of a concrete surface to form a smooth, dense crust.

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Two Layer Construction

Greater floor thickness may require a two later type construction to provide the necessary surface regularity. Such floors require a structural bond between layers throughout their area to ensure the floor maintains its structural integrity and serviceability requirements.

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