abe® Rustopak Red Penetrant Sealant is a low VOC penetrating liquid used in conjunction with abe® Rustopak Top Coat. It is a single component, specifically compounded system, bound together with a calcium sulfonated alkyd in an aliphatic hydrocarbon that is applied over surfaces with tightly adherent rust and also hard to reach areas such as crevices which are properly sealed off without the need of dismantling equipment.
abe® Rustopak Top Coat is a low VOC, active rust inhibitive sealant, for use as a single coat direct to metal (DTM) that does not have to be rust free. Tightly adhered rust on structural steel must be without contaminants like oil, grease, salt, etc.
abe® peel & stick membrane is a universal, self-adhesive waterproofing membrane comprising of a unique ethylene polymer modified bitumen, incorporating an exposed spunbond, non-woven, polypropylene fabric that is alkali resistant to receive cementitious and water based acrylic resin coatings and adhesive systems.
dura.®proof cem block is a powdered waterproofing admixture that when added to Portland cement plaster or mortar mixes obstructs the capillaries and restricts moisture movement.
abe.®proof liquid membrane primer is a single pack, solvent borne, liquid primer applied to most building substrates, this would include: abe.®proof liquid membrane primer can be used to prime most building substrates typically: • Porous surfaces, deficient bituminous surfaces, wood as well as sound concrete and non-porous screeds • A surface conditioner to obtain optimum performance from the products applied as top coats
abe.®proof liquid membrane is a single pack, solvent borne, rubberised, liquid applied waterproofing membrane that is highly elastic and durable, requiring low maintenance.
abe® CEM-blanc is a general purpose white Portland cement, specially manufactured to provide superior early strength with the added advantage of providing a wide range of aesthetic and decorative opportunities due to its key features of whiteness, high strength and durability. In addition to affording great design and colour versatility, abe® CEM-blanc complies fully with the requirements specified in SANS 50197-1 for type CEM II 42.SN cement.
abe.®cote 337 is a two component, solvent free, water-dispersed, polyamide cured epoxy.
Two-component, solvent-free, filled, polyamide cured epoxy.
EPOXY SELF-LEVELLING FLOORING SYSTEM abe.®flo is a four-component solvent-free self-levelling flooring surface system. The system comprises a clear resin and hardener system, prepacked blended aggregate and a ready-for-use pigment paste.
abe.®screed dura.®Top is a single component, quick hardening, self-smoothing, shrinkage compensated cement based overlay for levelling floors.
a.b.e Segment Manual: Concrete Repair and Protection, General Construction, Flooring, Silicones, Sealants and Adhesives, Waterproofing, High Performance Coating Solutions
abe.dur S is a blend of very hard, high wearing natural aggregates, shrinkage compensated cement, free from metallic material, used to produce a hard wearing granolithic type floor.
dura.®flex is a ready to use flexible slurry based on a special synthetic resin dispersion and a blend of selected cements mixed with carefully graded aggregate.
a.b.e.® Construction Chemicals was founded in 1932 but started operations in 1939 in Durban as a supplier of bitumen to municipalities in KwaZulu-Natal. a.b.e.® has over the years grown in both size and diversity to become a major supplier of specialised construction products to the building, civil engineering and building maintenance industries, supplying products directly to customers through its branch network as well as through builders’ merchants and hardware stores.
a.b.e. Construction Chemicals product segments include concrete repair and protection, general construction, flooring, silicones, sealants and adhesives, waterproofing and high performance coating solutions…
a.b.e.® Construction Chemicals‘ range of specialised floor coatings are screeds based on bitumen, dry shake cementitious materials, self levelling cementitious screeds, epoxies and polyurethanes. Typical applications are the protection of concrete floors and screeds against wear from traffic abrasion, as well as a range of chemical and thermal shock requirements. Certain products can also be used to provide decorative floor finishes to car showrooms, hardware stores, supermarkets and other retail outlets.
The General Construction and Concrete Repair manual includes adhesives, coatings / sealers, spalling repair systems, primers, waterstops, protective coatings, fairing, reprofiling, crack injection systems, cementitious grouts / mortars, epoxy mortars / grouts…
a.b.e.® Construction Chemicals‘ range of applied sealants is based on modified bitumens, tars, acrylics, silicones, modified epoxies, polysulphides and polyurethanes, with a.b.e.® currently the leading distributor of PVC, rubber and hydrophilic waterstops. Examples of typical applications are sealing of joints in road surfaces, runways and airport hangars, sealing of construction joints in walls and floors in commercial and industrial buildings. In addition products are used for houses, water reservoirs and sewage processing structures, sealing around general household sanitary ware and certain automotive applications.
a.b.e.® Construction Chemicals‘ range of waterproofing products and systems include specialised bituminous sheets, liquids, putties, cementitious based products and silanes. Bituminous sheet products are used to waterproof flat roofs, basement walls and to line earth dams and canals. Liquid systems and putties including acrylics, solvent-based bitumens and water-based rubberised acrylic modified bitumens which are used to seal parapet walls, small flat roofs, roof bolts, flashings and ponds. Cementitious slurry products are used to waterproof basements, foundations, tunnels, retaining walls, brickwalls and other underground structures. The silane systems are used to prevent water penetration of brick and natural stone.
VIP`s innovative technologies provide superior surface protection against abrasion, impact, corrosion and chemical attack. In addition our new technology, instant curing spray applied membranes offer significant benefits and advantages over traditional waterproofing and water containment solutions…