Specialist products

Published:  29 September, 2017

TUFNOL COMPOSITES reports it has supplied specialist products to the new state-of-the-art bridge across Scotland’s Firth of Forth, the Queensferry Crossing.The company says isolation washers manufactured from its high performance glass laminate are forming preloaded connections with the bolts that attach critical components to the bridge construction and have been specially designed to cope with the forces that will be placed upon them every day, 365 days a year.

The washers are being supplied to the Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors who were responsible for the design and construction of the new bridge for Scottish Government’s transport agency, Transport Scotland.

Roy Thomason, MD Tufnol Composites, said: “We are pleased to have supplied these products to the highly prestigious Queensferry Crossing project

w: www.tufnol.com

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