Retaining WallRequirements: The scope called for a high performance self adhesive membrane to eliminate pinholing and difficulties with maintaining accurate liquid membrane film thicknesses. Solution: Fosroc was chosen as the manufacturer due to their extensive experience with self adhesive membranes. Surface preparation
Commercial Kitchen FloorRequirements: The scope called for commercial resurfacing solution with non slip characteristics developed for severe service conditions. Solution: Hychem International was chosen as the manufacturer due to their 30 years experience in specialised resin flooring systems for the Australian service industry. Surface preparation required
Sika Carbon Fibre TrainingRequirements: To educate and train staff and selected contractors in the Sika Carbon Fibre system. Solutions: Sika technical staff demonstrated the use of the Sika Carbodur and Sika Wrap systems. This included the practical use of structural epoxies to bond and correctly apply
Heavy Duty Machine WashRequirements: The scope called for a protective coating system to provide chemical resistance with outstanding gloss. Solution: Lacnam Paints was selected as the paint manufacturer of choice due to its strong background in industrial applications and ease of use. The steel was blasted to SP 5
Pipeline RefurbishmentRequirements: The scope called for a pipe protective coating system with outstanding chemical resistance and high abrasive resistance when backfilled. Solution: The pipe was abrasive blasted to SP 5 / NACE No.2 near white blast and coated with Chemclad – an epoxy with
Sewage Treatment FacilityRequirements: The scope called for a Sydney Water approved coating system suitable for sewage treatment. The system requirements included both high chemical and abrasive resistance. Solution: Sika was selected as the manufacturer for the products of this project. The concrete substrate as grit
Storm Water CulvertRequirements: The scope called for an integral protective coating sytem that provided long term durability of concrete and reinforcing in harsh environmental conditions. Solution: Oxtek Australia was chosen as the manufacturer due to their experience in integral concrete waterproofing projects. A site inspection involving the manufacturer,
Decorative Showroom FloorRequirments: The scope called for a premium quality, decorative epoxy flake floor system. The system was required to be durable enough for heavy traffic and have good UV stability. Solution: Hychem International was selected as the manufacturer of the products for this project.
CTS Rapid Set Trade DayRequirements: To highlight the advances in rapid set cement technology as well as demonstrate the use of a number of unique machines. In attendence were a mix of contractors, consultant engineers and engineers from large companies including Bluescope, Roads and Maritime
Heavy Industry Bumper StopsRequirements: The scope called for the use of a High Temperature Epoxy Grout with high compressive and bond strengths to deal with the extreme dynamic loading of the bumper stops from the impact of white hot steel on a rolling platform.