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The Walkways

42 metres above the River Thames,  the walkways provide stunning views of the city and many famous London sites. With the aid of photographs and interactive kiosks, visitors to Tower Bridge Exhibition can gain a greater understanding of how life would have been when the idea of a new bridge was originally conceived. View of the City from the Tower Bridge Walkway Building the Walkways The high... 

Tower Bridge restored to true colours

All four Suspension Chains have now been repainted using a state-of the-art high-performance coating system, which will protect Tower Bridge for at least 25 years. The newly painted North West Suspension Chain A variety of coatings have been used on different areas and sub structures, and the coating system will be touched-up after 12 years. Grit Blasting the Bridge Parapet Around 1,500 tonnes of... 

Paint Analysis

The current ongoing restoration work on Tower Bridge involves the removal of all earlier layers of paint in order to ensure the complete adherence of the new paint. It was important to record the decorative history before all evidence was lost. Patrick Baty of Papers and Paints was tasked to carry out the paint research. (Watch Paint Analysis video) Samples of paint were taken and documentary and photographic... 

Envirowraps

ENVIROWRAP is a polyethylene shrinkwrap material. It is heat-applied to the scaffold structure and forms a taut bonded cladding façade. It looks smarter than conventional cladding because it is moulded more closely to the structure it contains. This will include any projections or extensions, and even circular or trapezoidal shapes. The shrink-fitting of ENVIROWRAP over scaffold projections creates...