Xypex Waterproofs & Protects the National Museum of Singapore
The high profile of Singapore’s National Museum – a prestigious, historic and iconic landmark – demanded very close attention to all construction details when a recent new extension was being considered. As a result, Xypex Admix C-1000 NF - known for its superior performance, reliability, and longevity - was selected to waterproof and protect the concrete diaphragm walls and Xypex Concentrate was used to repair concrete defects.
Xypex is a unique chemical treatment for the waterproofing, protection and improvement of concrete. XYPEX ADMIX C-1000 NF is added to the concrete mix at the time of batching. Xypex Admix C-1000 NF consists of Portland cement and various active, proprietary chemicals. These active chemicals react with the moisture in fresh concrete and with the by-products of cement hydration to cause a catalytic reaction. This reaction generates a non-soluble crystalline formation throughout the pores and capillary tracts of the concrete that permanently seals the concrete and prevents the penetration of water and other liquids from any direction
For other relevant searches, you might want to try: