UK Steel Construction Day 2018

UK Steel Construction Day 2018

TCB were pleased to exhibit at UK Steel Construction Day 2018. This years theme was “Transforming Construction : Using Steel to deliver greater productivity” The event was organised extremely well by the SCI and took place at the Royal College of Physicans, Regents Park HQ. Chris Wise of Expedition delivered a very well-received talk on

New TCB Website

New TCB Website

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new website. After months of hard work, the updated site is now available complete with a clean design and new content with the latest information about our products and services. To support our international customers, the website has been fully translated into French and Spanish. The

Gold Sponsors of the Steel Bridge Group

Gold Sponsors of the Steel Bridge Group

Tension Control Bolts are pleased to sponsor the Steel Construction Institutes Steel Bridge Group. The Steel Bridge Group (SBG) was formed to address high-importance issues in the steel bridge industry with a view to making the specification of steel bridges as efficient, economic and sustainable as possible. For many years, the work of the SBG has

TCBs Studs for Bank Station Capacity Upgrade (BSCU)

TCBs Studs for Bank Station Capacity Upgrade (BSCU)

Over 2,000 M30 TCBs and TCB Studs have been installed by Inter-Steels Ltd in support of Bank Station Capacity Upgrade (BSCU) in London. The new station entrance is located in King William Street, and a new platform and tunnel for Northern line is being constructed below ground, but above Docklands Light Railway tunnels. TCB are pleased

New Boeing Aircraft Hangar at Gatwick Airport

New Boeing Aircraft Hangar at Gatwick Airport

TCB were pleased to support J&D Pierce Contracts on site in the North West development zone of Gatwick airport with TCB installation training. The Goldcare hangar has 3,200 tonnes of steel bolted with over 30,000 M24 Greenkote® TCBs a short distance from the busy runway. The ‘Goldcare’ hangar has been designed on a huge scale

JAM yesterday, JAM today & JAM tomorrow!

JAM yesterday, JAM today & JAM tomorrow!

The long-standing (over 15 years) relationship between TCB Ltd and JAM Bolts continues to go from strength to strength. Flagship projects for which TCB Ltd have supplied JAM  Bolts include the extension of Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre;  West Kowloon District Museum Plus – M+; China Resources Building, West Kowloon Terminus Station South WKCD,

New Great Central Railway Bridge

New Great Central Railway Bridge

Rail enthusiasts crowd funded this new heritage bridge to replace the original bridge over the midlands Main Line. The original bridge was removed after the closure of the original Great Central line by British Rail in 1969. Moore Steel Developments of Peterborough manufactured, delivered, and installed the bridge deck. The bridge was bolted with TCBs.

TCB exhibit at Bridges 2018

TCB exhibit at Bridges 2018

TCB launched the new GSULR300 M30 corner shear wrench at this annual event attended by some of the sharpest minds in the bridge sector. The GSULR is a special short-nosed corner shear wrench designed specifically for use in narrow splice joints. Hot Topics debated and discussed at Bridges 2018 included HS2 bridges; some attendees were unaware that Weathering

500,000 TCBs installed in UNESCO World Heritage Site

500,000 TCBs installed in UNESCO World Heritage Site

Construction of the Forth Bridge began in 1882 and was completed in 1890. Scottish Transport Minister Humza Yousaf unveiled a plaque to commemorate the awarding of UNESCO World Heritage Status to the Forth Bridge in July 2015. The award confirms this historic structure’s well-deserved iconic status and provides international recognition to a masterpiece of engineering. Scotland’s

Multi-Lingual Colleagues Recruited

Multi-Lingual Colleagues Recruited

Tension Control Bolts Ltd are delighted to welcome Jaquelina ‘Jackie’ Vieira and Sarah Stephens to the team. As well as bringing a wealth of commercial experience both Jackie and Sarah are multi-lingual. Jackie is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and French, and Sarah speaks French, Spanish and Welsh. Welcome , Bienvenido, Bienvenue, Bem, yn croesawu!