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4 + 1 cases where concrete structures need MasterSeal waterproofing ...

"Keeping concrete dry minimizes freezing-and-thawing damage, alkali-aggregate reaction, most types of sulphate attack, de-icer salt scaling, and carbonation.
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MasterSeal P 770: Xolutec® primer applied in various weather ...

“… what is essential is invisible to the eye.” Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
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1mio m² waterproofed concrete - saving 1,7 mio kg CO2eq

In concrete-waterproofing applications across Europe, MasterSeal 6100 FX has just passed the one-million-square-meter milestone. Ever since its launch, the number of ...
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Probably the largest job reference database in the Water Management ...

Whether you are dealing with the maintenance of channels, water tanks, water towers, wastewater plants or other systems containing water, they all require professional ...
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Is one single solution for all types of roofs possible?

The oldest roof found by archeologists is a mammoth skin discovered in Siberia (about -40,000 BCE). Little by little our ancestors improved roofs; thatch, straw and ...
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All Information vs. Information overload

Building Information Modelling (BIM) offers several advantages to architecture and engineering professionals, amongst which the possibility to plan, design, and manage ...
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Flexibility down to the last detail: the Online Planning Tool

When planning a construction project, thoroughness is as important as flexibility: The Online Planning Tool not only helps you find the right solutions for your project ...
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Varying requirements despite a common legal basis: European ...

European regulations regarding waterproofing solutions for potable-water facilities remain complex and there is no common approach applicable across all EU member states.
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The trick of density in coatings and membranes

How much does this product cost? This is the usual question when an applicator or an investor evaluates the various options for doing a job. It is clearly a sensible ...
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Why traditional coal tar epoxy coatings do not work as protective ...

It is generally accepted that domestic sewage does not attack concrete when it is in direct contact. Untreated urban or industrial effluents on the other hand may attack ...
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