NEW ADDITIONS TO SIKA REPAIR MORTAR RANGE OFFER SPEEDIER, SIMPLER SOLUTIONS

January 2017

NEW ADDITIONS TO SIKA REPAIR MORTAR RANGE OFFER SPEEDIER, SIMPLER SOLUTIONS TO LARGE-SCALE BUILDING REFURB

Sika has added two innovative new products to its superb repair mortar range that will enable large-scale infrastructure refurbishment projects to be completed more quickly, simply and cost-effectively.

Suitable for use in horizontal or vertical repairs, Sika® MonoTop®-614F is a high-quality, fast-setting pourable grout; an ideal rapid-apply solution for a wide range of large-scale repair projects such as bridges, marine structures, tunnels and buildings. Generally compliant with Highways England (Agency) standards, this proven repair mortar contains shrinkage compensators and high range water-reducing agents, meeting the requirements of Class R4 of BS EN 1504-3.

Sika® MonoTop®-614F, a polymer-modified, one component solution, is capable of repair depths up to 150mm in one application, making it the superbly-practical and cost-effective alternative to hand-applied mortars.

For high-profile infrastructure repair projects involving bridges, overhead soffits and bridge decks where minimising down-time is a key requirement, SikaCem®-133GP Gunite, a cement-based, polymer-modified sprayable grout, offers the perfect solution. This incredibly effective and easy-to-apply repair mortar is particularly suitable for use on road or rail projects where strict deadlines and penalties for over-running works programmes apply.

SikaCem®-133GP Gunite is generally compliant with Highways England (Agency) standards and meets Class R4 of BS EN 1504-3 requirements.

These latest additions to Sika’s wide-ranging and proven repair mortar offering are further evidence of the company employing the most advanced technologies, service and unique expertise for the benefit of customers and the construction industry.

Ronnie Turner, Infrastructure Manager – Refurbishment at Sika, said: “We are proud to introduce these superb repair mortars to the marketplace. Both are the result of the incredible knowledge and ingenuity of our technical and manufacturing teams. We believe Sika® MonoTop®-614F and SikaCem®-133GP Gunite will revolutionise the repair of large-scale structures on account of the products’ quick and simple application.”

As a global building product manufacturer, Sika has more than 100 years’ experience in the creation of problem-solving materials which provide the highest performance and lowest application times for the end-user.

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