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Posted: 2012-01-05, in category: Uncategorized

Norwich’s new City Academy will consist of a steel central spine, floor and roof panels with cross-laminated timber external walls. A back to back crescent design will give a view out across the school fields and will be finished using an innovative blend of mortar from CPI EuroMix.

It was decided that the gently curved external walls required a reliable supply of mortar and also the main academy walls needed mortar coloured to compliment the yellow brickwork. The stone faced wings of the building called for a contrasting coloured mortar. These aesthetics were achieved by using black for the stone faced areas and yellow for the remaining brickwork.

The intended mortar is being produced in portable mixing stations with a mixing capacity of 35 tonnes of dry mortar. When connected to water and power supplies the mixer produces a perfect blend of mortar and colour

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