Sealing Systems Based on Bitumen Emulsion Enhanced by Polymers, Applied by Brush Roller or Spray, Compared to Bitumen Sheets
1 April, 2005
Eitan Haviv, Eng., Deputy General Manager,Development and Marketing
The share of sealing systems applied by cold spray and by brush orroller out of all the popular sealing systems is increasing steadily in recent years. for example, in the U.S.A., these systems captured 5% of the intire volume of BUR bitumen and polymer enhanced systems for many years, but in recent years, these systems doubled their market share and reached 10% of the application volume of bitumen systems, which keeps increasing steadily.
Sealing Roofs with a Sealing Systems Based on Combined Polymers, Applied by Spray
15 February, 2005
Eithan Haviv, Eng., Deputy General Manager, Development and Marketing
Sealing roofs with sprayed applied polymer based products is an accepted practice for many years
The market share of these products, which was minor in the past, is increasingsteadily in recent years.
The reasons for this increase, types of polymer based roofing materials as well as the advatage and disadvatages of these materials are described in the following article.