AKWASTOP

A hydrophilic rubber waterstop, AKWASTOP swells up to 300% upon contact with water and provides a consistent seal along the entire installation. It prevents water infiltration through cast-in-place concrete construction joints subjected to continuous or intermittent hydrostatic pressure.

Technical Data Sheets

Helios Energy Research Facility

Berkeley, CA, USA

From design development to construction, CETCO’s expertise in waterproofing was called upon to ensure that the basement, housing expensive laboratory equipment, remains dry at all times. CoreFlex’s composite system also saved the added labor of a two-membrane installation process.

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Mercy Hospital Plaza

St. Louis, MO, USA

To minimize building exposure, poor air quality, and odors, this occupied hospital utilized COREFLEX to waterproof the plaza deck prior to installing a GreenScapes vegetated roof system, hard-scape and water features.

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Ronald McDonald House

Chicago, IL, USA

CETCO provided the complete watertight green roof assembly for the nation’s largest Ronald McDonald House. Protected by CETCO’s COREFLEX® waterproofing membrane, three GreenScapes assemblies—intensive, extensive, and vegetated trays—were utilized to meet a challenging landscape design.

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Rush University Hospital Atrium

Chicago, IL, USA

Rush University is one of the top-ranked nursing colleges in the US. Its hospital is comprised of 676 beds and boasts national rankings in 10 of 16 specialty areas in U.S. New & World Report’s 2011 “America’s Best Hospitals” issue.

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Shady Hills Gymnasium and Parking Garage

Cambridge, MA, USA

The original spec called for ULTRASEAL below slab with a layer of VOLTEX DS installed over it to provide protection from subsequent concrete operations. However, once the dewatering of the site began, it became apparent that there would be significantly more water at a greater flow rate.

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Wake Forest University Hosp. Plaza Deck Restoration

Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Restoration of the plaza deck was required for watertightness of the hospital space below and reopening of the emergency room entrance. COREFLEX was quickly installed over the leaking hot-applied rubber membrane to complete the project on time with minimal building exposure.

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