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In building construction, a structure needs waterproofing since concrete itself will not be watertight on its own (but note concrete is easily waterproofed with additives). The conventional system of waterproofing involves ‘membranes’. This relies on the application of one or more layers of membrane (available in various materials: e.g., bitumen, silicate, PVC, EPDM etc.) that act as a barrier between the water and the building structure, preventing the passage of water. However, the membrane system relies on exacting application, presenting difficulties. Problems with application or adherence to the substrate can lead to leakage.
The protection of structural components, buildings, and installations from the penetration of water (antiseepage waterproofing) or of construction materials from the harmful effects of wetting or seepage water or other corrosive fluids (anticorrosion waterproofing). Waterproofing ensures the normal use of buildings, installations, and equipment and increases their reliability and durability.
Waterproofing is differentiated according to its basic material as asphalt, mineral, plastic, and metallic; according to the method of its application as painted, plastered, glued, poured, impregnated, injected, filled, and installed; according to its principal purpose and structural characteristics as surface, keyed expansion-joint, “clamp” and “tear,” joint-and connection-caulking, and multipurpose (for example, in hydrothermal insulation and plastic compensators).
Greenwood Industries employs only highly skilled and experienced professionals to complete waterproofing projects. Greenwood understands the importance and impact waterproofing has on a structure. Therefore, Greenwood Industries ensures the highest product and installation quality coupled with the experience necessary to meet specific project needs.
"I want to thank you for the recent service you provided in an emergency. I called you late on a Thursday afternoon and you had the equipment delivered and installed to my site the next day, allowing us to do this critical job safely. In all of my years of facility management I've had multiple roofing contractors that I was bound to using, and I can honestly say the commitment you and your team have shown to Raytheon is the best performance I've ever had. Your level of service is always top notch, your response time is quick, and your commitment to solving issues and improving our roofing system is consistent and reliable. Relationships like this are what keep Raytheon in business and allows to continue to make difficult deadlines for our very important customers. I look forward to continuing to work with you and your team. "
Michael Feeney, Facility Manager, Raytheon Operations