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Author: Joao Franco

We Have Your Cure for Concrete Cancer

In our harsh coastal climate, concrete cancer occurs at alarming rates in buildings that were either built before adequate preventative measures were available, or constructed without proper attention to protecting this strong but vulnerable building material.

We work with many companies to protect their construction investment by applying our
preventative coating system to concrete during construction. However, many of our customers find they’ve inherited projects where concrete cancer has established itself and now jeopardises the strength and integrity of the entire structure. Highrise buildings and balconies in apartment blocks are just two of the areas where concrete cancer is common.
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Prevent the Corrosion of Concrete and Protect Your Build

On the Eastern Seaboard of Australia, we enjoy a coastal lifestyle that’s the envy of many. Our beautiful cities and coastal towns are built along this coastal strip and next to its abundant harbours and waterways and concrete is the chosen building material for many of our buildings and structures.

Concrete is versatile, durable and affordable. Primarily it consists of sand, cement, and aggregate but when it’s used structurally its combined with steel reinforcing, which is where it gets its strength.

The steel acts as reinforcement for the concrete slabs.
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How to calculate the quantity of Sand and Cement for rendering

Rendering is a coating of cement + sand, which can be applied to both internal and external walls and performs a lot of functions, as well as for the waterproofing, inclement weather protection (UV depreciation), fire rating, appearance through colored or texture application, and a plenty of others positive features. To achieve a quality result it is very important that the ratio is adequated to the background surface, what needs to be properly applied in accordance with the thickness and materials.

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Rendering over DINCEL and general PVC Systems

Plastic and PVC System – DINCEL, PERMAFORM, REDIWALL – are getting usual as formwork for walls and columns, which when filled with ready mixed concrete, produces an economical, strong and durable structure. Together with its high structural performance, its external substrate – hard smooth and Non-adhesive – has challenged the rendering industry to develop effective materials and procedures.

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