Concrete Canvas Quarterly Newsletter - March 2017
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New and exciting CC news from around the World.
Welcome to our quarterly newsletter. This newsletter showcases the best CC projects along with a mix of the latest company news. If you like what you are reading, by all means, please feel free to share it with interested parties and encourage them to subscribe.
CC News

CC Signs Geofabrics as the exclusive Distributor for Australia & New Zealand.

The agreement, which was signed in Melbourne by Will Crawford, Director of Concrete Canvas, and Brendan Swifte, Managing Director of Geofabrics Australasia, comes into effect on 25 March 2017 and grants exclusive rights to Geofabrics to distribute Concrete Canvas® in both Australia and New Zealand. View the full press release here.
CC has now been sold in over 80 countries.
Our latest financial results show another year of growth, with 2017 set to be even better. Concrete Canvas has now been sold to over 80 countries, last year alone CC was sold to over 50 countries around the world! Click here here to view the Press Release.
CC Demo Park set to open in May 2017.
UCCR have made a significant investment to create their state of the art demo park allowing customers throughout the CIS to experience firsthand a range of popular CC applications without the hassle and expense of international travel. The demo park is a first of its kind anywhere within the CC distribution family. Click here for more info.

CC win the Eastern Area Innovation Award!

The UK Eastern Area Innovation Awards ‘Dragons Den’ was held on January 30th at Cranfield University. The event was chaired by Steve Kaye, Head of Innovation at Anglian Water. View the whole article here.
Upcoming Awards

CC shortlisted for 2 GE 2017 Awards!

We have been shortlisted as a finalist in the Geoenvironmental Project of the Year and the Technical Innovation categories, of the 2017 Ground Engineering Awards. Before the awards, all finalists will attend face-to-face judging by members of the 49-strong jury, made up of clients, contractors, consultants and academics. View the full press release here.
CC is a Tank Storage Awards Finalist!
CC are proud to announce that we are a Tank Storage Most Innovative Technology Award Finalist. The winners will be announced at the industry’s exclusive award ceremony on the 29th of March. View more information here.

CC shortlisted for a Nordbyggs Guldmedalj!

CC has been shortlisted for a Byggindustrin - Nordbyggs Guldmedalj 2017 Award! Please share and vote option A for us! To view the website’s voting page, please click here.
Featured Case Study
Myra Falls - Channel Lining
In August 2016, over 11,000m2 Concrete Canvas® (CC) GCCM* was installed as a protective liner for a large diversion channel at an underground zinc and copper mine on Central Vancouver Island, Canada. View the case study here. View drone footage of the installation here.
CC Social Media

Some of the CC Team met Sir Tom Jones!

Director - Will Crawford, Non-executive Director - Richard Winter (who happened to be singing in the HK Welsh Male Voice Choir at the event) and International Business Development Manager - Darren Hughes met Sir Tom Jones at the St Davids Society HK annual St David’s Day celebration at the British Consulate in Hong Kong.

AGS HK Evening Talk on Introducing GCCMs

After speaking at the Association of Geotechnical & Geoenvironmental Specialists (Hong Kong) Will Crawford was presented with a special thank you plaque by John Cowland - Immediate Past Chairman AGS (HK). Click here to learn more about AGS (HK).
Great use of Concrete Canvas by Pacifictek!
Concrete Canvas is always recognised as an innovative way to keep the workplace safe for miners. This walk way is a recent installation at Barrick Zaldívar - Copper Mine, Chile.
Vietnamese Ambassador to the UK, Mr Nguyen Van Thao, visits CCHQ
Concrete Canvas has proudly played host once again and is pleased to have welcomed His Excellency Mr Nguyen Van Thao, Vietnam’s Ambassador to the UK on a visit to Wales and of course CC Headquarters.
90m2 of CC used for Museo Atlántico exhibit.
Museo Atlantico - created by Jason deCaires Taylor - is the first underwater contemporary art museum in Europe and the Atlantic Ocean. Located off the coast of Lanzarote, the Museum was officially inaugurated on 10th January 2017 by the President of Lanzarote, Pedro San Gines.

CC Sculptures featured in the Sunday Times

Born in Belfast and based in London, Siobhán Hapaska is one of our most innovative and stimulating artists. Her latest show provides the kind of aesthetic jolt one encounters all too rarely in contemporary art, the work involves the creative use of Concrete Canvas. View the whole article here.
CUFFS' Ian Fong Creates Chair from CC.
Designer, CEO & Founder of CUFFS, Ian Fong has created a chair out of Concrete Canvas. Click here to view the CUFFS website.
CC Sand Martin Hotel at Nature Reserve.
Towards the end of 2016, Tees Valley Wildlife Trust volunteers completed work on a new sand martin hotel at Portrack Marsh. View their case study here and website here.
Recent Case Studies
Peralillo Channel Lining Chile
Weed Suppression
Channel Lining Brazil
Channel Lining France
Channel Lining
National Grid Channel Lining UK
Devon CC
Channel Lining UK
La Mina
Channel Lining Colombia
PGA Slope Protection
Canal & River
Channel Lining UK
Featured on geosynthetica
Featured in GNA
Featured in Tank Storage Magazine
Featured in the Sunday Times
Featured in Business & Industry Today

15th March
28th - 30th March
Flood & Coast 2017
28th - 30th March

4th - 7th April
STOCEXPO Middle East & Africa, Dubai
26th - 27th April

9th - 11th May
FPS Expo

10th - 11th May

17th May

17th - 18th May
Future Case Studies
Highway A24, Nó da Régua, Peso da Régua, Portugal.
500m2 of Concrete Canvas® GCCM* (CC) has recently been used for a Slope Protection project in Peso da Régua, Portugal. To view other case studies from Europe, please click here.
Industrial Park, Querétaro Intercontinental Airport, Mexico.
1000m2 of Concrete Canvas® GCCM* (CC) has recently been used for a Slope Protection project at Querétaro Intercontinental Airport, Mexico. To view other case studies from Latin America, please click here.
Visit us at STOCEXPO Europe from the 28th to the 30th of March at Ahoy, Rotterdam, stand G2.

If you require any further information, have a project that you think CC could provide a solution for, or would like a lunchtime CPD certified presentation, please do not hesitate to contact us at or call us on +44 (0)345 680 1908.
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