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Hot spray VS other waterproofing technologies for water tanks

Water may seem to be a very simple substance, but that is not the case! Most of the people working in water industry are well aware of this fact and face the challenges ...
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Car parks, what makes the difference

We have seen in the article Even car parks must be protected what are the key parameters to identify a waterproofing solution able to ensure durability and functionality ...
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Hot spray applied waterproofing vs. bitumen sheets

Bitumen has been a well-known waterproofing material for centuries; the bitumen sheets now available represent the final stage of evolution of this material. Bitumen is ...
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MasterProtect 9000: Extra protection for offshore wind turbine ...

MasterProtect 9000 is a new highly durable coating system for offshore and marine structures developed by the Master Builders Solutions laboratory experts during several ...
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Secondary containment solutions to protect the environment and manage ...

Today, operators of processing plants such as petrochemical and other chemical plants must have plans and measures in place to contain a hazardous spill of chemicals ...
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The challenges of water containment

Water is life and ensuring its proper containment has been a priority since a early stage of humanity. Throughout history, wooden, ceramic and stone containers have been ...
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How to properly protect deck surfaces in a car park

A coating that provides effective protection and waterproofing plays a crucial role in the long-term structural integrity and cost efficiency of any car park. How can a ...
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Why does concrete crack? Part 3 Limiting the cracking phenomena

In view of  Part 1 and Part 2 of this article, should we conclude that the cracking of concrete cannot be avoided and should resign ourselves to the premature aging of ...
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Why does concrete crack? Part 2 - The impact of cracks

Cracks in a concrete structure reduce its strength and durability, leading to unplanned repair costs. As explained in Part 1 of this article, cracking is an unavoidable ...
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Why does concrete crack? Part 1 - The reasons

Concrete is the most common building material around the world. Since the invention of modern cement by Louis Vicat in 1817, research and development efforts have ...
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Webinar: everything about concrete repair and protection

Concrete is of unlimited durability – a common assumption, but, unfortunately, not quite true. Often, the material deteriorates much sooner than many would think. How to ...
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Webinar: Everything about Secondary Containment

Even though it should never happen – in industrial facilities, accidental leakage of harmful liquids cannot be ruled out completely. In order to prevent damage to the ...
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