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Industrial Flooring Solutions with Varied Products Range

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Flooring industry is foreseeing a wide variety of innovations and experimentation. Flooring requires high end specialisation and a focused group of specialists. One such group is STP Limited. STP Limited, a member of Turner Morrison Group, formerly known as Shalimar Tar Products Limited, has been serving India, primarily in waterproofing and protective coatings, since 1935 a little over 75 years. The group enjoys 75+ years of trust of its customers built assiduously through timely delivery of quality products.

 

 

Masterbuilder had one to one chat with Kalinga Kotathattu, Assistant General Manager (BD), POG (SI), STP Ltd, wherein he shared insights on the technological implication of the company as well as an overview of the market in general.

 

Kalinga Kotathattu,
Assistant General Manager (BD), POG (SI),
STP Ltd

 

Here are few excerpts of the interview.

Discuss the epoxy flooring system of the STP Ltd.?

STP Limited is one of the leading manufacturers of Bitumen, Coal Tar products and Construction Chemical in India and has been in the forefront of this business for the last 80+ years. We proudly call ourselves as “Waterproofers to the Nation” having pioneered the business of waterproofing of buildings with bitumen based products with an excellent track record. Being pioneers, STP Limited strongly believes in thinking ahead of the times by introducing cutting edge Technology products and has been instrumental in launching many products which are unique in their field & application. STP has six manufacturing facilities, duly backed up by a state of art R&D facility, aptly named “Avishkar”. Avishkar has introduced many products in the Indian market, the latest being modified polymerised sealer coat for Road Surfacing.

 

 

STP has wide range of anti-skid, anti-static, anti fungal, anti bacterial and seamless flooring which are formulated to withstand the movement of men and moving machines.

Monolithic and seamless, a wide range of color choice.

STP offers total industrial flooring solutions with products ranging from primers, epoxy coatings, self-leveling floor topping and Polyurethane floor topping catering to the requirements of all kinds of industries and Commercial establishments.

ShaliFloor TC 2HB SF – Solvent Free High Build Epoxy Coating

To provide a tough, hard wearing, easily cleaned surface in industrial environments where a degree of higher resistance to chemical attack is required. It is suitable for use in workshops, production and processing areas, dairies, soft drinks and bottling plants, breweries & kitchens.

Feature

Hard wearing – durable with low maintenance costs
Resistant to a wide range of chemicals and liquids
Easily cleaned
Provides a high gloss finish
Conforms to CFTRI as per 21 CFR 175-300 of US FDA test method.

ShaliFloor SL TC 4E – Self-Smoothing Epoxy Floor System

A specialist applied, self-smoothing, epoxy resin floor finish combining outstanding wearing properties with chemical resistance and decorative properties. Ideally suited in areas where a seamless, joint free finish is required and maximum cleanliness is essential. Laboratories, clean rooms, and general light industry are just some of the environments that can benefit from this system.

Feature

Hard wearing – durable with low maintenance costs
Resistant to a wide range of chemicals and liquids
Seamless – easily cleaned to maintain high standards of hygiene
Self-smoothing properties provide a flat high gloss finish
Conforms to CFTRI as per 21 CFR 175-300 of US FDA Test Method

ShaliFloor SL AS 3E – Antistatic Epoxy

ShaliFloor SL AS is seamless, self-smoothing, solvent free, Dissipative epoxy flooring system with excellent dissipative properties. The cured conductive epoxy flooring exhibits an attractive joint free finish with chemical resistance and decorative properties. Suitable in industries such as Electronic & Telecommunication, Automotive, Pharmaceutical, Aerospace, Operation Theaters, and Computer rooms, etc.

 

 

Feature

Electrostatically dissipative

Excellent Chemical, Mechanical and Abrasion Resistance
Seamless- easily cleaned to maintain high standards of hygiene
Hard wearing and durable with low maintenance costs Solvent free

ShaliFloor PU – Medium Duty Polyurethane Flooring System

Specialist applied, polyurethane resin floor finishes, combining outstanding wearing properties with high chemical resistance and pleasing decorative properties. Ideally suited in aggressive areas where a seamless, joint free finish is required and maximum cleanliness is essential. Factories and general heavy duty plant and traffic areas are just some of the environments that can benefit from the tough chemically resistant system.

Feature

Hard wearing – extremely durable and abrasion
Resistant with low maintenance costs
Resistant to a wide range of chemicals and liquids
Seamless – easily cleaned to maintain high standards of hygiene

Discuss the quality assurance process of the company?

STP is aiming to be research-led company, serving niche / volume market by producing quality product at competitive rates. With this perspective, STP has set up in 2012-13 a central state of art R&D facility, Avishkar, near Kolkata, West Bengal Avishkar is adequately manned and is focused on taking STP to the next business trajectory’s Avishkar’s mission is to enrich STP with “value added, niche / volume quality products” by becoming a “knowledge base centre” in West Bengal and a”leading research laboratory” in India in the field of core business areas of STP. Avishkar’s vision is to give at least 3 new high value / volume product every year with at least one green product.

The range of industrial flooring system from STP Limited is designed to work together as an integrated system for your peace of mind. Each product is the result of research and development with the help of industrial flooring contractors to ensure absolute product performance. Specify STP Limited industrial flooring products and you know you’ve chosen the most advanced system solution for epoxy coatings, Epoxy Topping, polyurethane coating system and primers.

 

 

What are the influencing factors of the flooring industry?

Flooring products are mostly epoxy and polyurethane based.

Industrial flooring system are used to meet various industrial needs such as abrasion, load impact, chemical attack, moisture penetration, strengthening of damaged floors, as well as improving the aesthetic appeal of the floor.

They are also used to provide certain special features such as slip resistance, static resistance, fire resistance, antibacterial properties, and so on.

Flooring products are largely used at the finishing stage of the construction. Major commercial complexes and shopping malls prefer such products.

Flooring systems requires ease of maintenance with toughness and durability required in challenging industrial and commercial environment.

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