Fall 2018 News

Soprema, Inc., the Ohio-based roofing and waterproofing company, has acquired Derbigum Americas Inc., the U.S. division of a Belgian roofing...

Houston Country Club Innovative Waterproofing

by Phil Funkhauser The Houston Country Club now has a new underground parking garage that has room for more than 400 vehicles.  This...

Options for Floor Coatings

By Vanessa Salvia Epoxy and polyurethane are powerful waterproofing allies. While concrete is the most popular building material in the...

Specialty Applications: Monterey Bay Aquarium

By Steven H. Miller New Digitally-Fabricated Aquarium Tank Liner Can Stand the Test of the Giant Tuna In 2011, the Monterey Bay Aquarium...

How Single-Ply Roof Membranes Revolutionized the Low-Slope Market

By Mike Ennis Wausau High School in Wausau, Wisconsin, chose this EPDM single-ply roofing system for its superior puncture resistance....

Taking the Vents Out of Vented Crawlspaces

By Lindsay Brecheisen and Jonathan Coulter Enclosed crawlspaces improve the air quality and energy efficiency of the living space above....

Blindside in Hollywood

The foundation for this 118-unit apartment complex extends three stories below grade and spans an active fault line.  Geofoam and...

The Importance of Certified Installers

By Melissa Morton On many projects, the quality of waterproofing depends on the quality of the installer.  Certification can bring peace...

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Greener Waterproofing

This massive 105-unit condo complex in Philadephia, Pa. used Rub-R-Wall, a water-based, spray applied membrane, to seal foundation walls reaching 23 feet high.  It was covered with a dimple board for drainage and backfill protection. The green building...

Light and Watertight

Simplifying The Two Essentials Of A Planted Roof   -By Michael McAuley As waterproofing professionals know, one of the most crucial jobs of any roof system is to keep water out of the building. With this in mind, it seems one of the last things a designer...

Structural Repairs

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