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2014-06-30 23:06:53

Pioneer Waterproofing, a Canadian company dedicated to helping homeowners and businesses waterproof their basements and protect their foundations from damage, has joined the Helping Homes Foundation. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 This foundation aims at helping those in the community who are dealing with unsafe or dangerous living conditions. The foundation is currently working with families in the Hamilton-Wentworth/Halton/Peel region who own their home but have been unable to make...

2014-05-28 23:16:43

The lightweight, multi-layer waterproofing system recently introduced by Garland Canada forms a rubber-like monolithic membrane over existing metal surfaces, protecting against UV damage and deterioration due to weathering. The CPR System helps delay costly roof replacement by restoring existing metal roof and wall panel systems. Canada (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Garland’s CPR System is a lightweight, low odour, synthetic liquid rubber membrane designed to extend the service life of existing...

2014-05-15 08:25:00

Impenetrable Building Envelope Protection HARLEYSVILLE, Pa., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pecora is now introducing the XL-Perm Air, Vapor, and Water Barrier System consisting of fully engineered and compatible products that work in tandem to provide complete protection for your building envelope. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140514/87568 The easy, four step solution assures continuity of weatherproofing barrier systems. Step 1: Pecora XL-Flash STPU Fast Curing...

2014-05-12 23:03:17

Just in time for summer, the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) has announced the opening of a new water storage system adjacent to the Manayunk Canal: the Venice Island Water Storage Basin Upgrade. The project relies on PENETRON crystalline technology for comprehensive waterproofing to protect the nearby Schuylkill River, which provides drinking water to Philadelphia. E. Setauket, NY (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 In 2004, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency directed the PWD to upgrade and...

2014-05-08 23:08:23

Sarnafil roofing system BIM files allow building teams to customize a building model with the exact Sarnafil roofing system build-up specified for a job. Canton, Mass. (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Sika Corporation, the worldwide market leader in thermoplastic roofing and waterproofing membranes, announced today that new Building Information Modeling (BIM) design files for Sarnafil roofing systems are available online and ready to download now. The three files currently offered are: 1. Sarnafil...

2014-04-16 23:09:04

RoofPoint Excellence In Design awards distinguish best in design and installation of long lasting, energy efficient, and environmentally friendly roofing systems. Canton, MA (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Sika Corporation roofing membranes were installed on five out of eight RoofPoint™ Excellence in Design Award winning buildings for 2013. RoofPoint is the voluntary, consensus-based green rating system developed industry-wide by The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing to recognize...

2014-04-14 23:02:09

When the design team was confronted with a flooded building site for a new multi-story residential complex in the Coral Gables area of Miami, Florida, previous construction plans had to be abandoned. Fortunately, PENETRON technology provided a prompt and effective solution – and the job was completed on schedule. East Setauket, NY (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 The Modera Coral Gables is a 237-unit luxury apartment mid-rise building situated on 1.5 acres in Miami only one block south of Coral...

2014-04-07 23:02:35

The Kista Galleria recently opened Europe’s most modern go-kart track in the basement of this popular Swedish mall. PENETRON crystalline technology transformed a previously unusable space in only two months. E. Setauket, NY (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Everything about the Kista Galleria in Stockholm, Sweden, mall is big. It features 180 shops and restaurants, including high-end boutiques, national retail chains and local shops. There is also a multiplex movie theater, a bowling alley, a...

2014-03-26 23:26:58

Stainless steel components and patent-pending features make these lighted whips ideal for areas with high humidity, corrosive environments, coastal areas, and salt mines. Broomfield, Colorado (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Checkers Industrial Safety Products announced the immediate availability of their new Gorilla® All Purpose Waterproof Warning Whips with stainless steel components. Featuring a multitude of patent-pending features, these lighted whips are built from heavy duty materials...

2014-03-13 12:20:10

High performance tunnel waterproofing was installed using two hi-tech spray robots, which allowed for a fast, consistent application. BOSTON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The 53-year-old Callahan Tunnel was closed shortly after Christmas 2013 for a multimillion dollar renovation project. The floor had badly deteriorated, and after a wall panel fell in 2012, many more were soon discovered to be defective. Because the main thruway to East Boston and Logan International Airport...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.