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Loch Doon, which is the largest inland loch in Southern Scotland, has spectacular scenery that is truly pleasing on the eye. It is the site of the ruined Loch Doon Caste, built in the late 1200's. The area is both a designated Environmentally Sensitive Area (ESA) and a Site of Specific Scientific Interest (SSSI). Not surprisingly, Robert Burns immortalized the River Doon in his famous poem "Ye banks and braes O' bonnie Doon".

To the side of the loch, the concrete bridge over the River Stinchar was restored in 2010. Now, in 2014, Concrete Repairs Ltd is taking on the substantially greater task of restoring the loch's concrete dam.

Epicuro Hydrophobic Bridge Guard was used to protect the concrete Stinchar bridge, following, cleaning and repair work. This has proved extremely effective. The protection provided is apparent in the photograph taken in August 2014. Not surprisingly, Epicuro Hydrophobic Bridge Guard protector is now being applied to the loch's concrete dam. Compare with other materials, Hydrophobic Bridge Guard is justified safe for the environment by successful 48 Hour Acute Toxicity testing and 0% VOC content.

Location: River Stinchar Bridge Restoration
Date: June 2010
Client: Port of Tyne
Contractor: East Ayrshire Council
Substrate: Structural Concrete
Product Applied: Epicuro Hydrophobic-BridgeGuard