Project: Protection of highway bridges and overpasses, Poland
Designer: Ministry of Transportation, Poland General Contractor: Various contractors depending on project.
Sub-contractor: Various sub-contractors depending on project.
Gemite product: Tuff-Flex CA
Objective: the protection and waterproofing of new and repaired reinforced concrete bridge structures. The highly flexible coating Tuff- Flex CA spans fine cracks and provides an effective protection barrier against water and carbon dioxide. Tuff-Flex CA has been used in Poland in this application since 1996 and by 2003 there have been more than three hundred bridge structures protected with this superior, long lasting coating. The site-proven “life span” of Tuff-Flex CA on projects in Canada is in excess of 25 years.