Sika Limited's Joint Sealing, Joint Sealing Equipments, Joint Sealants Machine provide durable, reliable, waterproof solutions to your joint requirements. Joint sealing only represents a small fraction of the total construction cost, they are often accountable for guaranteeing both air and weathertightness, which in turn are captious to keeping a long-lasting, energy efficient building. Sika have a range of Joint Sealing solutions available for a wide range of applications.
Joint sealants are used to seal joints and openings (gaps) between two or more substrates, and are a critical component for building design and construction. The main purpose of sealants is to prevent air, water, and other environmental elements from entering or exiting a structure while permitting limited movement of the substrates. Specialty sealants are used in special applications, such as for fire stops, electrical or thermal insulation, and aircraft applications.
Sealants are used for a variety of commercial and residential applications. Common sealants include silicone, acrylic, urethane, butyl and other polymeric types. Various formulations have been developed over the years, which meet performance specifications established by industry standards, as well as for the specific and unique needs of the end user.
High Performance Joint Sealants for Facades: Joint Ssealant designed for use on prestige buildings and
those highly exposed to extreme weather conditions, aggressive atmospheres and UV light. A large range of materials and techniques are engaged in the construction of modern-day facades as well as traditional construction.
Highly Resistant Sealants for Floor Joints: Floors joints particularly those found within the manufacturing industry, retail environments, warehousing as well as multi storey car park decks, are open to very high degree of stress many of which require high performance floor joint sealants capable of offering long term resistance to mechanical movement, abrasion, chemical and UV exposure.
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