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Cresco Concrete Products Introduces a Superior Alternative to Painting and Staining Concrete SurfacesFeb 12, 2014
Cresco Concrete Products, LLC, introduces the Premocoat™ product line featuring Microrender.Â Premocoat™ Microrender is a Portland cement based coating specifically designed to finish masonry surfaces.Â Microrender is available as a fine dry powder in gray, white or a specified color.Â Only water needs to be added before application by spray, brush or roller. A single coating... Read More
Able to withstand exposure to elevated temperatures, FireMasterÂ® FireBarrier™ 135 can provide concrete tunnel lining fire protection and fire protection of ventilation shafts, escape tunnels and refuges, as well as critical systems. Product offers single layer application onto concrete or metal substrates using standard spray equipment andÂ adheres to most construction materials with... Read More
PECATONICA, IL – Which of Ipsen's special formulas do you prefer – the refractory body of Alumina that can withstand exceptionally high temperatures and reduces cracking during thermal cycling or the flexible, clay-bonded body of Fused Silica which provides more thermal shock resistance? Ipsen engineers developed both formulas over several years to be long-lasting, handcrafted and durable.... Read More
When building in areas with high groundwater levels, it is absolutely vital to get the right waterproofing system in place from the start. Prevention is always better than cure, as an inadequate waterproofing system or one that fails can have disastrous consequences – from structural damage to health dangers and costly repairs. As more structures are now built near to the coast or in direct... Read More
Portfolio comprises materials for blades, towers and bases and nacelles FLORHAM PARK, NJ - BASF will showcase its current portfolio of innovative solutions for the fabrication, installation and maintenance of wind turbines at the Windpower Conference and Exhibition, booth 801, May 6-8, 2013, at McCormick Place convention center, Chicago, Illinois.Â Â BASF's portfolio for wind power includes... Read More
International - Barrier One Inc., of Ocoee, FL, has been recognized with a prestigious 2012 NOVA Award for its High Performance Concrete Admixture. This coveted international award recognizes construction techniques and methods that improve quality, productivity and safety, while reducing the ever-increasing cost of construction. More than 30 innovations from across the globe were considered, yet... Read More
Applied at 1/8-3/8 in. dry film thickness via trowel or slurry, PC-CRETEÂ® U can be used to form containment beams or integral cove bases for seamless wall to floor protection as well as to slope floors in horizontal applications. This 3-part, heavy-duty, 100% solids, aromatic, cementitious urethane mortar system has textured matte finish and provides barrier against hydrostatic pressure and... Read More
MAPEI introduces specially developed admixtures that enhance key attributes of precast concrete as building material of choice MAPEI, the leading global manufacturer of adhesives, sealants and chemical products for buildings, has announced that it has recently introduced a new range of specially developed precast concrete admixtures in light of the growing demand for precast concrete, which now... Read More
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Company to highlight solutions that support petroleum engineers involved in oil & gas exploration, production HOUSTON, TX, September 30, 2009 -- BASF is featuring a broad portfolio of products for all aspects of oil and natural gas exploration and production at the Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (SPE ATCE), Oct. 5-7 at the Morial Convention Center in New... Read More
Xtreme Lightweight Series is blend of cement with lightweight aggregates and reinforcing fibers. Fireproof, termite-proof, and mold-resistant, it can be cut, trimmed, nailed, molded, and formed into any shape. Product also allows any finish or any texture of wood or stone to be simulated; it attaches to gypsum, wall board, and concrete block, wood, and metal and can be stained, painted, or... Read More
Silaprene brand Low Volatile Content contact adhesives and cements, compliant with latest EPA VOC regulations, contain less than 250 g/L of VOCs. Product performance is maintained, making adhesives and cements suitable for use in transportation, assembly, foam and furniture, HVAC, recreational vehicles, and marine industries. Read More
CLEVELAND, OH, July 22, 2009 -- The Admixture Systems business of BASF Construction Chemicals today announced the launch of the RheoTEC(TM) series of workability-retaining admixtures. The revolutionary new technology behind RheoTEC admixtures is only available from BASF and provides a distinct mechanism for achieving flexible amounts of slump retention and workability control without retardation.... Read More
Proven, innovative solutions for fabrication, installation and maintenance of wind turbines FLORHAM PARK, NJ, May 1, 2009 - BASF today announced that it will showcase its innovative portfolio of solutions for the fabrication, installation and maintenance of wind turbines at booth 5108 at the WINDPOWER 2009 Conference to be held May 4-7, 2009, at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago,... Read More
Suited for light swipe (RheoFIT(TM) 900) and moderate to heavy swipe (RheoFIT 900 S), plasticizing admixtures enhance production efficiency and aesthetic appeal of manufactured concrete products. They exceed traditional plasticizing chemistries by dispersing cement, pozzolans, and integral pigments. Also, both versions reduce compaction resistance while optimizing compressive and flexural... Read More
Suited for decorative concreting applications like driveways, pool decks, patios, and architectural decor, RHEOCOLORÂ® L comes in 50 shades, including warm reds and golds to cool grays and browns. Custom colors can be made using base colors such as light red, medium red, yellow, and black. It is added during batching process, and provides color uniformity, fade resistance, color consistency,... Read More
On April 6, 2007, OSHA signed an agreement with Building Constructions Trade Department, AFL-CIO, and International Brotherhood of Teamsters to settle challenge to hexavalent chromium standard. OSHA will issue new document titled Portland Cement Inspection Procedures, which provides specific enforcement procedures for compliance officers to follow where employees are working with portland... Read More