Chris Orme comes into the very important role of FeRFA Chairman.
Currently engaged as Product Manager for Industrial Flooring at Mapei UK, Chris has showcased his extensive knowledge of various resin and cementitious flooring systems and is looking forward to supporting the aims of FeRFA and building on the good work FeRFA has done in promoting the resin flooring industry.
Presented by the CITB (Construction Industry Training Board) the Growth Fund Recognition Award was given for FeRFA's best practice guidance on Measuring and Managing the Level of Resistance provided by Resin Floors and Static Controlled Flooring.
The award recognises FeRFA's valuable contribution towards meeting current and future construction industry training and skills needs.
Resin flooring and surface preparation are highly specialist occupations and through the FeRFA
Apprenticeship Schemes, a training route is available to acquire knowledge and skills to achieve the NVQ Level 2 Diploma.
The document is freely downloadable from the publications page of the FeRFA website.
Also newly released is the FeRFA Guide to PPE for use with In Situ Resin flooring and Surface Preparation which has been updated to reflect current legislation and practice.
, the Resin Flooring Association, represents the major product manufacturers, specialist contractors and surface preparation companies, raw material suppliers and specialist service providers within the UK Resin Flooring Industry.
"The award was well earned and deserved for the contribution Kemtile make to The Resin Flooring Industry which FeRFA
represents here in the UK, it was good that our association recognised this", sais Ian Scriven, BASF.
Guide to the Specification and Application of Synthetic Resin Flooring is in downloadable format and there are health and safety details for all Kemclean products.
It is classified by the Resin flooring association as an FeRFA
Type 8 product, which is the highest category of industrial resin flooring.
, the Resin Flooring Association, have devised a comprehensive classification system for industrial resin floors, in order to eliminate doubts amongst end-users about whether they are getting the best value-for-money.