Pontypool based Flamgard on site at the world's largest moving building – Chernobyl

The tragedy of Chernobyl has been so well documented and while the neighbouring town of Pripyat is still an unoccupied ghost town exclusion zone, there is some hope for the future of the Chernobyl site as Novarka appoints Pontypool based Flamgard to a landmark remedial project. 

Despite the construction of a concrete sarcophagus in the months immediately following the accident, the site still houses a good deal of highly radioactive material and attempts to work on its demolition are too challenging.Therefore, a multinational initiative has conceived a dramatic solution that represents a true engineering marvel – and it’s a marvel which Flamgard’s damper products will be a part of.

Read more about this fascinating story  by visting Flamgard's website.

Posted on: Monday 5th September 2016