today14 Mar 2019

Sika head office gets a revamp

Sika undertook a revamp project at the company’s head office reception area, structural and aesthetic upgrades to the walls and flooring.
today2 May 2018

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.
today14 Aug 2015

SikaSwell® hydrophilic profiles and sealants

Hydrophilic joint sealing systems like SikaSwell® profiles and sealants are waterstops which can swell and are used in watertight concrete structures for systematic sealing of construction joints. 
today31 May 2017

Sika introduces Sikaflex Crystal Clear

Sika announces the launch of new Sikaflex Crystal Clear, an optimum transparent sealant that can be used for all DIY and Contractor projects. Sikaflex Crystal Clear is a 1-component, transparent adhesive and sealant. Solvent-free, this multipurpose product complements the industry-renowned basket of Sikaflex -11 FC, Sikaflex Pro-3i and Sikaflex AT Façade. 
today2 Nov 2016

Sika treatment for Cape Towns 27 Wale Street

Sika’s globally acclaimed concrete repair and protection systems were the first choice for consultants Naylor, Naylor and van Schalkwyk for 27 Wale Street, a prominent government building in the busy city centre of Cape Town. Commissioned by the Department of Transport and Public Works, construction company Indawo commenced the challenging project in March 2015; the scope of works included structural and spalling repairs, waterproofing and painting of the entire facade of the building. 
today21 Jul 2015

Sika floats Durbans boat

Sika’s bonding, sealing and protection products were first choice for use on La Vue, the new 85ft luxurious floating restaurant now resident in Durban Harbour. 
today14 Sep 2017

A walkover for Sikafloor Garage

Sikafloor Garage is a two-part, water-dispersed, epoxy resin-based coating suitable for concrete, cement screeds, broadcast systems and epoxy mortars.
today17 Oct 2018

Sika technologies aid the upgrade of The Boulevard - Cape Town

Sika offered the best possible solution for the glass windows and waterproofing to upgrade prestigious The Boulevard, situated in Woodstock Cape Town, using Sikaflex-AT Façade and Sikalastic-152.
today11 Jul 2018

Anti-graffiti coating now in South Africa

SikaGard-850 AG (Anti-Graffiti) is a permanent anti-graffiti and anti-fly poster coating for the protection of concrete, wood, masonry and metal substrates.
today19 Oct 2016

Sika renovates the Canadian Consulate in Pretoria

In 2015 a national heritage building, dating back to the late 1800’s, was renovated using Sika’s reliable products. Having once been owned by a South African Navy sea captain, this majestic old home was subsequently bought in the 1950’s by the Canadian Government and has been used ever since as the main residence for the Canadian High Commissioner in Pretoria. 
today24 Aug 2016

Sika introduces Sikalastic-560

Sikalastic-560 is a hybrid, economical and eco-friendly liquid applied waterproofing solution based on Sika Co-elastic technology (CET). This durable and versatile product is suitable for new construction and refurbishments on roofs.
today28 Feb 2014

Green roof solutions with Sikalastic® liquid membranes

Green roofs present a solution in the quest for sustainability, particularly in urban developments where the emphasis is on increasing biodiversity and quality of life. 
today16 Sep 2016

Sika® WT-200P

Sika crystallises 100 years of waterproofing experience with the launch of their new SikaWT200 P ‘self-healing’ crystalline admixture.
today12 Oct 2017

Sika smoothens spectacular undulating chapel roof

Cast-concrete roof of the Bosjes chapel has deep undulations dipping down and then rising up to form huge wing-like structures above the four corners. The lumpy finish of the roof was replaced with Sika MonoTop-620 to achieve a smooth seamless surface.
today27 Feb 2017

Sika cures ailing Durban apartment block

February 2016 marked the start of an estimated fifteen-month restoration project on one of the largest apartment blocks in the Southern Hemisphere. The site was the T-shaped Bencorrum Towers in Durban’s beachfront precinct, comprising 334 units and housing over a thousand people.
today11 Aug 2014

Specialised joint sealant proves its efficacy

Midvaal Water Company in Stilfontein supplies potable water in bulk to an area of some 900km2 in the North West Province.When specialised joint sealing was required at one of the company’s filter units, Sika’s Sikadur-Combiflex SG system proved its worth.
today5 May 2015

Sika admixtures for local low-cost housing project

The Highflats low cost housing project was initiated in November 2012, with a goal of constructing 2000 houses within a 24-month period.
today25 Aug 2015

Sika treatment for townhouse complex

Sikagard-703 W specified as an effective water repellent treatment at Tivoli Gardens residential complex in North Riding. Sikagard-703 W is environmentally friendly and may be over coated with water- or solvent-based polymer paints.
today3 Aug 2016

Sika AnchorFix®-S: fast-curing universal anchoring adhesive

Sika has extended their offering in the Anchoring range. This new two-part, general-purpose, anchoring adhesive is based on styrenated polyester and is intended for mechanical, electrical and plumbing works, as well as metal or structural work. Sika AnchorFix®-S covers the requirements for standard applications of low to medium loads.
today12 Jul 2016

Sika lays the foundation for Simba

When a repair mortar of exceptional quality was required at the Simba Chips premises in Isando, Johannesburg recently, concrete repair specialists, Spec-Con Engineering immediately specified a Sika manufactured, epoxy mortar for the project.
today11 Nov 2015

Sika seals and waterproofs at Standard Bank HQ

Although designed specifically for roofing projects, one of Sika’s internationally approved waterproofing systems was nonetheless specified for a steel water-retaining structure at Standard Bank Headquarters in Johannesburg.
today27 Jan 2014

Facades, fenestration and insulating glass

Finding the right adhesive or sealant to suit a specification is critical and Sika, a world leader in bonding, sealing and reinforcing solutions, both for on-site and for industrial applications, has fine-tuned their sealing and bonding solutions for the facades, fenestration and insulating glass market.  
today14 Nov 2017

SIKA sponsors SANCCOB’s new seabird hospital

The much-anticipated new seabird hospital for SANCCOB is scheduled for completion in December 2017. Sika was delighted to be given the opportunity to support this devoted organisation whose state-of-the-art seabird hospital, the largest development in the history of SANCCOB, will certainly fulfil a dream…