Wimbledon No.1 Court

  • Apr 15, 1997
The All England Lawn Tennis Club Church Road, Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom
Architect: BDP
Contractor: Byrne Bros.
Structural engineer: BDP
Products Used: Everdure Caltite
Type: Tunnels, Stadium
Where Used: Basement, Walls, Floors, Walkways

Over 12,000 cubic meters of Caltite concrete was used to waterproof parts of the basement structure, spectator terraces, link tunnels and underneath the court itself to provide a permanently, inherently DRY! and corrosion-resistant base. Eliminating the otherwise necessary membranes and their time consuming installation,, allowed the very time constricted Wimbledon operations to continue as quickly as possible