“Thrust” Floors Pneumatic Sports Hall Flooring


Sports Hall Timber Flooring shall be “Thrust Floors” Pneumatic Sports Hall Flooring as supplied and installed by the Specialist Flooring Contractor. 


Prior to the commencement of laying, the Nominated Sub-Contractor shall inspect the sub-floor over which the”Thrust Floor” to be laid and shall advise in writing his acceptance of the sub-base. 


It shall be the responsibility of the Head Contractor to ensure that the sub-floor conforms to the requirements of the Flooring Contractor and is within the tolerance of 3mm in 3 meters and 1 mm in 150 mm as measured beneath a straight edge. The “Thrust” Floors Cushion-Of-Air Pneumatic System shall include the System’s own secondary vapour proof barrier which shall be a continuous layer of .006 polythene film which shall be lapped and carefully taped at all joints. 


The construction of the floor will incorporate two layers of 12 mm thick, 5 ply, waterproof exterior grade, structural plywood, each laid brickbond contra directional to each other. 


The “Thrust Floor” System shall be adhesive glued and power nailed together with special fasteners in strictest conformity with the Flooring Specialist’s printed literature covering the installation of the “Thrust” Pneumatic Flooring. 


The “Thrust” Floor Pneumatic shall be installed using only genuine “Aircell” Pure Natural Rubber Pads to form the continuous Air-Cushion entrained beneath the flooring system. Prior to the commencement of laying, the Nominated Sub-Contractor shall inspect the sub-floor over which the “Thrust” Floor is to be laid and shall advise in writing his acceptance of the sub-base. 


On completion of laying the “Thrust” Floors Pneumatic sub-floor construction, the entire are shall be coarse sanded prior to the installation of Select Grade, First Quality 9mm “Total Bond” Mosaic Parquet, all in strict accordance with the manufacturer’s printed instructions. 
Timber specie shall be .................nominated specie 


On completion of laying the “Thrust” Floor Pneumatic System, the floor shall be fine sanded to a smooth scratch-free surface and treated in the following manner:- 

(A) Strictly Sporting Use Only Two (2) full coats of Penetrating Timber Sealer and one (1) full coat of Super Sports Finish, or

(B) Multi-Purpose Use Two (2) full coats of Satin Finish Timber Sealer, or

(C) Three (3) full coats of an approved Plastic Finish applied in strict accordance with the manufacturer’s printed instructions.


At the abutment of walls and flooring, the Nominated Sub-Contractor shall supply and carefully fix the “Thrust” Special 5 Part Floor continuously vented skirting complete with vermin protection. 


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