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Sika’s premium waterproofing system, Sikalastic®-560, proved to be a great success on a weeklong refurbishment project in Llandudno, Western Cape.

SIKALASTIC-560 WATERPROOFING CASE STUDY

The double-decked garage roof of House Apostle, in Llandudno, Western Cape, which is also used as a seating area, needed waterproofing maintenance due to water seeping through weak areas. This is a common problem for homeowners, especially so when prior waterproofing systems are damaged, or failing with age. In this case, the old bitumen torch-on […]

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Introducing Sika «reCO2ver»

New concrete recycling technology Sika has developed a new, ground-breaking recycling process for old concrete. The old concrete is broken down into the individual parts gravel, sand and limestone in a simple and efficient process, which also binds about 60 kg of CO2 per ton of crushed concrete demolition waste. This innovation – with the […]

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Sika products and solutions were deemed the best-performing repair system for the rehabilitation of the Durban Heights Reservoir in Kwa-Zulu Natal.

SIKA CHOSEN TO REPAIR DURBAN HEIGHTS RESERVOIR

Durban Heights Reservoir 3 is a 350ml reservoir situated in the suburb of Reservoir Hills, KwaZulu-Natal. Constructed in 1971, it is one of the biggest concrete reservoirs in Southern Africa.  It supplies potable water to over five hundred thousand people in Durban and the surrounding area.  The reservoir design is unique as it has a […]

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When severe settlement cracking was observed in the concrete floors of the new bottling and storage area at Graham Beck Wine Estate, Sika was proud to provide the solution.

NO SOUR GRAPES FOR SIKA AT GRAHAM BECK WINE ESTATE

Graham Beck Wine Estate, situated in the breathtaking Breede River Valley near the town of Robertson, is an easy drive along the scenic Route 62 from Cape Town. Graham Beck’s world class wines, produced in harmony with nature, are testament to his passion for restoring and conserving the environment. (more…)

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Sika’s specialised products were specified for the rehabilitation of the Komati River Bridge on the N4 Toll Route.

RELIABLE REFURBISHMENT SYSTEMS FOR KOMATI RIVER BRIDGE

SMEC South Africa was appointed by Trans African Concessions (TRAC) to undertake the detailed inspection, rehabilitation design and construction supervision of the Komati River Bridge refurbishment project. The bridge is situated on the N4 Toll Route, Section 8 and is an important river crossing for freight traveling between South Africa and Mozambique.  (more…)

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Sika’s new permanent anti-graffiti and anti-fly poster coating

SIKA INTRODUCES SIKAGARD-850 AG

Sika is renowned for keeping up with technologies and innovative products and the introduction of SikaGard-850 AG (Anti-Graffiti) is no different. This product is a permanent anti-graffiti and anti-fly poster coating for the protection of concrete, wood, masonry and metal substrates. Providing a clear wet-look surface, the product also brightens and enhances the colour of […]

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Sika, the Burkard family and Saint‐Gobain have signed agreements which terminate and resolve their legal dispute

SIKA, BURKARD FAMILY AND SAINT‐GOBAIN FIND OVERALL AGREEMENT

Sika, the Burkard family and Saint‐Gobain have signed agreements which terminate and resolve their dispute to the common benefit of all parties involved and that of their respective shareholders and stakeholders. The following has been agreed: (more…)

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Sika donated crucial waterproofing joint sealing products and provided other products at highly reduced prices for SANCCOB new state-of-the-art seabird hospital in Table View, Cape Town.

SIKA SPONSORS SANCCOB’s NEW SEABIRD HOSPITAL

When the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB) approached Phillip Boshoff, Sika’s Area Sales Manager, for possible sponsorship towards its new state-of-the-art seabird hospital in Table View, Cape Town, he gladly donated some crucial waterproofing joint sealing products while providing other products at highly reduced prices. (more…)

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Sika MonoTop-620 used to achieve smooth and seamless surface on the dazzling Bosjes Chapel roof.

SIKA SMOOTHENS SPECTACULAR CHAPEL ROOF

Challenges achieving the smooth surface required of a dramatically undulating chapel roof were successfully solved by a high-performance fairing coat from Sika. The site was the 185-hectare, newly created Bosjes Resort in the picturesque Witzenberg district of the Western Cape where the dazzling Bosjes Chapel stands proudly at the foot of the Waaihoek Mountain. (more…)

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Sika celebrates national launch of new Sikafloor Range

Sika South Africa launched the new Sikafloor Econo and Decorative range at all the major hubs throughout South Africa, targeting architects and specialised engineers. Branches in Durban, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town and Gauteng held launch events at their premises between 28 May and 5 June 2014.   Sikafloor-263 SL is a two-part epoxy self-levelling, broadcast […]

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