Manufacturer and distributor of the Sika range of construction chemicals. Products include waterproofing, cement and concrete products, flooring and roofs.
location_on Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
a.b.e® Construction Chemicals
a.b.e. manufactures waterproofing, flooring, specialised adhesives, silicone and sealants, concrete repair products, general construction products, and polyurea high performance system coatings for the building and construction industries.
location_on Boksburg, Gauteng
Echo Prestress
A Name Truly Cast in Concrete
Echo Prestress is part of the Echo Group of Companies, although the oldest company in the group dates back to 1983, Echo Prestress opened for business in July 1995.
location_on Kempton Park, Gauteng
Bitumproof SA
Waterproofing systems
For the last 70 years Pazkar has developed and manufactured sophisticated sealing and insulation materials for the construction and infrastructure industries, offering dozens of types: sealants membranes, compounds and coatings.
location_on Johannesburg, Gauteng
today23 Jun 2017
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Refurbishment: Structural Strengthening with Sika Systems

The use of a building or civil engineering structure may change throughout the course of its service life, as for example its whole function can change, loads can increase and/or higher building standards are required and the structure must be made compliant. Sika provides fully comprehensive solutions with complete systems for all kinds of structural strengthening and improvement. Whether increasing the bending, shear or impact resistance, tested and proven Sika systems are available for use on reinforced concrete, steel, wood and masonry load-bearing structures.
today23 Jun 2017
verified_userBitumproof SA

Waterproofing of Flat Concrete Roofs using Master Roof

Step by step instructions for waterproofing flat concrete roofs using Master Roof. Master roof high elasticity, together with its strength, allow for high bridging capacity over infrastructural cracks, as well as for the sealing membrane continuity. Master roof elasticity is also preserved in very low and high temperatures, thus ensuring high resistance in extreme temperatures without cracking. The greatest advantage of Master Roof is its spraying application…
today3 Dec 2018
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Van Acht Glass & Aluminium Windows & Doors

At VAGA ( Van Acht Glass and Aluminium) we strive to maintain the same quality and service with which we have been associated with over the last 30years. Advantages of ALUMINIUM – Strong material – Larger sizes available – Longevity and low maintenance – Strong market awareness – Availability – Versatile – Wide price range
today12 Jul 2018
verified_userBergvik Flooring

Iso Flex-Grid

The Iso Flex-Grid is an engineered structural ceiling system that acts as both a dropped return air ceiling plenum, as well as a support grid, providing a cost effective solution for use in data centres, clean rooms, labs and other environments.
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today15 Jul 2011

High-strength structural concrete for Sandton City

Lafarge is one of the key building materials suppliers to the massive upgrade and extension of the landmark Sandton City shopping centre north of Johannesburg. The first phase, started in 2009, is scheduled for completion in early November this year, at an estimated cost of R1.77 billion. It involves a total revitalisation of the existing shopping area, 30 000m² of additional retail space and the provision of core structural elements to carry proposed future development, including a multi-storey residential component.
today12 Feb 2018

Lafarge solutions for healthcare sector infrastructure

Lafarge SA produces a number of cement and concrete products ideal for infrastructure products, such as self-compacting concrete, decorative concrete, permeable concrete, concrete for green building projects, and various cements.
today2 May 2018
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Cornelis River Dam undergoing major refurbishment

The Cornelis River Dam, situated in the Free State near Harrismith has undergone major refurbishment. The project commenced in June 2017 by contractors Raubex, and is scheduled for completion in May 2018. Sika’s reputable range of concrete repair and protection products were the top choice of specified products by project managers, Rudnat Projects CC.
today21 Jan 2016

Selecting the appropriate curing agents improves the final concrete finish quality

Concrete structures are expected to last a certain number of years and in order to meet the expected lifespan the concrete must be able to withstand structural loading, fatigue, weathering, abrasion and chemical attack. Eddie Correia, executive vice president of Chryso Southern Africa, says that the duration and type of curing applied during the setting process will play a determinant role in enabling the concrete to achieve the strength and durability that is required to meet the design parameters of the structure.
today22 Sep 2015

Thorough knowledge of concrete and its components is a must for civil engineers

An in-depth knowledge of concrete technology is important for civil engineers to perform key construction projects adequately and responsibly, says Gary Theodosiou, lecturer at the Concrete Institute's School of Concrete Technology which will be presenting another Advanced Concrete Technology (ACT) course from January 2016.