Wet Pour installed at Alder Hey
DCM Surfaces had the privilege of being selected to install a safety play surface fronting a new entrance to Alder Hey Childrens Hospital. Nationally Alder Hey is held in very high regard with significant cultural and emotional attachment for many people and families throughout the UK.
The new hospital site has under gone a major transformation bringing together the very latest technologies and interior designs within the facility and spectacular architecture and landscapes surrounding the building.
Changing the imposing nature of a building like a hospital is no easy feat therefore specialist contractors known for completing projects to a very high standard, as well as being able to demonstrate flair and creativity were carefully selected by the developers and trustees.
DCM Surfaces installed their patented wet pour surface, Absorb A Fall, on a childrens play area providing a safe, clean and eye catching place for visitors to play.
The play surface combines a mixture of vibrant blue and green rubber in varying shades designed to complement the exterior of the building and providing. With a climbing frame and netting structure also installed the surface Absorb-a-Fall is the ideal product for the surface.
By using Absorb-a-Fall the play area can be used all year round, the rubber maintains its integrity. The surface is also porous meaning water can drain through and will require minimal maintenance throughout the year.
DCM Surfaces Providing Multi Surface Solutions
DCM Surfaces are a multi surface contractor providing play surfaces including wet pour, sports surfaces, decorative surfacing and structural surfaces.
DCM routinely installs its Absorb-a-Fall on playgrounds working directly with schools and nurseries on projects of various size, designs and colour mixes. Wet pour is an ideal play surface to use schools with its safety quality, absorbing impact of possible falls and also the ability to create a variety of designs for themed play. Popular themes include educational lettering and numbers which research suggests stimulates learning.
Operating nationwide DCM provide site visits, advice and produce easy to understand quotations. We have more highly trained installation teams than anyone else in the industry and are flexible to suit client needs – for example required installation dates or times.