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A wall expansion joint, Seismic Colorseal (Colorseal*) is a silicone-coated, precompressed primary seal for high-movement wall joints. Seismic Colorseal ensures watertightness in vertical-plane structural, seismic, and abutment joints in virtually any substrate. Continuity of seal and continuity of thermal insulation throughout changes… More
A watertight expansion joint, the DSM System is for horizontal-plane deck applications. Traffic durable, joint-face adhered and precompressed, DSM System is a primary seal for deck expansion joints. DSM’s toughness and resilience come from its microsphere-modified-acrylic impregnation and tensionless highway-grade silicone bellows coating. The… More
Horizontal Colorseal is ideally suited for ensuring watertightness in horizontal-plane structural, seismic, and abutment joints in non-trafficked decks of cast-in-place, precast or post-tensioned concrete. It combines a factory-applied and cured silicone bellows with a hydrophobic-acrylic-impregnated expanding foam sealant backing. It is watertight, odorless, clean… More
A joint sealant for building walls and wall systems, Backerseal is an economical, precompressed, secondary joint sealant to field-applied caulking. Backerseal is a polyurethane foam infused with a hydrophobic-acrylic impregnation technology. Unlike ‘double caulk and backer rod’, Backerseal behind field-applied liquid sealants provides true… More
Finale–Waterproof Plaza Deck Expansion Joints at Lincoln Performing Arts Center in New York City The very public plaza at North America’s premier music venue, Lincoln Center in New York City, had a continuing problem with leaking plaza expansion joints. Almost since its initial…
Colorseal Headlines in Expansion Joints at Living Arts Performance Center Completed in 1998, the Living Arts Performance Center has hosted many of the performing worlds hottest acts. The performance of its opening sealant act, on the other hand, was far from successful. 20…