A Review of Waterproofing Systems

A Review of Waterproofing Systems

The waterproofing of buildings to prevent the ingress of water is an activity, which, perhaps is practiced in one form or the other, ever since the first building was built on earth. The methodology has

Read more …

Ground Control in Hard Rock Using Fibre Reinforced Shotcrete

Ground Control in Hard Rock Using Fibre Reinforced Shotcrete

Fibre Reinforced Shotcrete (FRS) linings have been used for ground support in tunnels and mines for many years. Several guides exist on the use of shotcrete in general construction [1-3] and these

Read more …

Waterproofing Chemicals & Systems - Market Overview

Waterproofing Chemicals & Systems - Market Overview

Increasing cost of construction coupled with rising costs of raw materials and labor have today led to the implementation of advanced waterproofing products and solutions for quality building

Read more …

Rectification of Tilted Columns of Track Hopper at NTPC

Rectification of Tilted Columns of Track Hopper at NTPC

It has been a challenging assignment for BBR India Pvt. Ltd. apart from its core activity of prestressing, supply of Pot cu‎m PTFE bearings; the rehabilitation work assigned by NTPC has been the result of carefully

Read more …

A Climate Change at Home

A Climate Change at Home

When temperature plunges in winter, prices for natural gas, heating oil and electricity always go up. However, suitable thermal insulation can help to optimize the indoor climate and slash energy costs by up to 60%

Read more …

Innovative Silicone Technologies help Green Buildings

Innovative Silicone Technologies help Green Buildings

A new generation of silicone based adhesives and sealants from Dow Corning are helping Indian architects design distinctive, modern structures, and at the same time is enabling them to meet the growing

Read more …

Bitunil bituminous waterproofing membranes

Bitunil bituminous waterproofing membranes

Bitunil is the leading manufacturer of high quality bituminous waterproofing membranes for roofing and waterproofing applications. Designed to fulfill most construction applications for different

Read more …

New Generation Bentonite Geotextile Waterproofing Solution

New Generation Bentonite Geotextile Waterproofing Solution

Ashapura group of Industries are India's largest and one of the top five players in Bentonite globally. The Company has extensive reserves of high quality Sodium and Calcium Bentonite which are mined

Read more …

Waterproofing on Concrete Structure

Waterproofing on Concrete Structure

FAIRMATE has developed a number of waterproofing products to withstand leakages from structures. FAIRMATE waterproofing products are cementitious, acrylic polymer base, bitumen base, silicone base,

Read more …

Coil Coated Products offer Excellent Light Reflectivity

Coil Coated Products offer Excellent Light Reflectivity

Coil coating is a high performance technique of continuous application of an organic coating (Paint) on metal strip (aluminium or steel) and on continuous coil coating line, before the material gets

Read more …

Treating Expansion Joints with Koster Joint Tape System

Treating Expansion Joints with Koster Joint Tape System

An expansion joint is an assembly designed to safely absorb the heat-induced expansion and contraction of various construction materials. They are commonly found between sections of slabs,

Read more …

Repairing Scheme for Structures

Repairing Scheme for Structures

For any rehabilitation program the first step is to assess the degree of distress, the history of the structure, the environment in which the structure is standing. It is also necessary to know whether there was any change for which the structure was built for some specific function. The assessment can be done by - visual, chemical analysis

Read more …

DURAmembrane:   A high performance Waterproofing Membrane from Supreme

DURAmembrane: A high performance Waterproofing Membrane from Supreme

Supreme Industries, which has been providing durable, cost effective and environment friendly products for construction industry across the country for over six decades, offers 'DURA' range of civil products

Read more …

Dr. Fixit's Terrace Waterproofing Solutions

Dr. Fixit's Terrace Waterproofing Solutions

Traditional methods of waterproofing are just that – traditional! Pidilite Construction Chemicals Ltd. has introduced Dr. Fixit NewCoat and Dr. Fixit Torchshield, two products that offer comprehensive waterproofing

Read more …

Retrofitting of Existing Bridge Using Externally Bonded FRP Composite–Applications and Challenges

Retrofitting of Existing Bridge Using Externally Bonded FRP Composite–Applications and Challenges

The increase in deterioration of bridge infrastructure is a large-scale national problem. Maintaining the existing bridge infrastructure network and adapting it to new capacity requirements has

Read more …

Roof Waterproofing Demands Reliability...

Roof Waterproofing Demands Reliability...

Waterproofing of Roof be it concrete, metal decks, timber, etc. has always been a challenge job to the construction industry. With the increased complexity of structures and the complex nature of

Read more …

Acrylic Polymer based Water Proofing Products

Acrylic Polymer based Water Proofing Products

Tapecrete P-151, an acrylic polymer based product of CICO Technologies Limited is extensively used for water proofing & has prooved its durability in major projects. Apart from this Tapecrete P-151 is being put to versatile applications

Read more …

Building Waterproofing an Important Aspect

Building Waterproofing an Important Aspect

Concrete is one of the major and most economical building products for its long life span and versatility. But concrete, more precisely, cement -concrete is porous in nature. The long life or durability of concrete is greatly dependent on water

Read more …

New BASF Concrete Admixture Technology

New BASF Concrete Admixture Technology

BASF's Construction Chemicals business has introduced an innovative admixture solution, sureTEC to meet India's increasing demand for improved efficiency of the overall construction process

Read more …

Waterproofing & Its Critical Role In Construction Industry

Waterproofing & Its Critical Role In Construction Industry

The reform process received a boost in the year 1991, when government initiated the economic reforms programme to bring about fast and substantial economic growth. Since 1991, India is going through

Read more …

Underwater Evaluation and Repair of Bridge Components

Underwater Evaluation and Repair of Bridge Components

With the rapid increase in vehicular traffic, there is a demand for increase in infrastructural facilities. Due to various constraints the process is still at snails pace and hence the demand for maintenance

Read more …

Assesment of Relative Surface Hardness of Existing Concrete Member by Schmidt Hammer

Assesment of Relative Surface Hardness of Existing Concrete Member by Schmidt Hammer

Concrete structures as many other engineering structures are subjected to deterioration that affect their integrity, stability, and safety. Faced with the importance of the damages noted on the structures

Read more …

Repairing Scheme for Structures

Repairing Scheme for Structures

For any rehabilitation program the first step is to assess the degree of distress, the history of the structure, the environment in which the structure is standing. It is also necessary to know whether there was any change for which the structure was built for some specific function. The assessment can be done by - visual, chemical analysis, physical

Read more …

Stop Leakages in Heavy Rains: Use Thunder Proof Instant Leak Repairer

Stop Leakages in Heavy Rains: Use Thunder Proof Instant Leak Repairer

Water leakage is a common problem faced during the monsoon season. People often ignore such situation. But it can lead to serious problems like short circuit, fire leading to serious damages. Choksey Chemicals

Read more …

Dr. Fixit Crack X Shrinkfree for Crack-free Plastered Walls

Dr. Fixit Crack X Shrinkfree for Crack-free Plastered Walls

Dr. Fixit Crack X Shrinkfree is an acrylic based specially formulated product used to fill the surface cracks in plastered walls internal or external for cracks of up to 10 mm width. Crack X Shrinkfree is manufactured with unique features – it does not shrink after curing, provides UV resistance, does not stain and has excellent adhesion to plastered surfaces. It is a one

Read more …

Polymer Modified Bituminous Waterproofing System

Polymer Modified Bituminous Waterproofing System

With the advancement in technology, the bio degradable Hessian reinforced tarfelt has been replaced by non-bio-degradable material such as non woven polyester or fibre glass mat. The change of reinforcement is made possible along with the change in the base material. APP (Atactic Polypropylene) is a polymer compatible with the base material bitumen.

Read more …

Permanent Sealing for the Water Bearing Cracks or Moving Joints in Concrete Structures

Permanent Sealing for the Water Bearing Cracks or Moving Joints in Concrete Structures

The construction industry has come across situations when the concrete structure has developed cracks and water has seeped inside. Also there are situations when the same crack starts behaving as a moving / dynamic crack by relieving the internal stress

Read more …

Waterproofing Treatment

Waterproofing Treatment

Waterproofing is considered to be an important part in modern construction. The word Waterproofing' may be a misnomer as it is virtually impossible to provide absolute exclusion of water

Read more …

Crystalline Waterproofing for Brick, Masonry Now in India

Crystalline Waterproofing for Brick, Masonry Now in India

Choksey Chemicals P. Ltd introduces for the first time in India a high performance waterproofing compound for protection of brick, masonry and concrete. Choksey’s MAXSEAL SUPER is a special

Read more …

Role of Construction Chemicals in Modern Construction

Role of Construction Chemicals in Modern Construction

Today Man's shelters has changed from under the trees or in caves to skyscrapers to sub- terrain bunkers and complexes, all possible thanks to the discovery of reinforced cement concrete. The construction

Read more …

To get latest updates on whatsapp, Save +91 93545 87773 and send us a 'Saved' message
Click Here to Subscribe to Our eNewsletter.