Yearly Archives: 2019

/2019

Hints and Tips for Using Mastic Asphalt

Mastic asphalt is considered as one of the most traditional waterproofing materials available, having provided protection from water penetration for centuries. For some, it is perceived as an old fashioned material, but like many long-lasting materials that have stood the test of time, it is being re-imagined and modified in a modern way. Detailed below [...]

2019-06-04T12:28:10+00:00June 4th, 2019|News|

Resurgence of Mastic Asphalt Amongst Architects

More and more architects are recognising the versatility, durability and sustainability benefits of mastic asphalt. One of the most well established waterproofing membrane systems currently available, mastic asphalt is an ideal building material for a whole range of construction applications, both new build and refurbishment projects, where a smooth, seamless, durable surface is required. Traditionally [...]

2019-05-24T09:50:21+00:00May 24th, 2019|News|

Mastic Asphalt System Highly Commended at Prestigious Construction Awards

A mastic asphalt system manufactured by IKO Plc was highly commended in the prestigious Construction News Specialists Awards 2019 for the Innovation of the Year (Non-Contractor) category. Now in their 15thyear, the awards celebrate the outstanding achievements within the construction industry. At a glittering awards ceremony hosted at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel, IKO was highly [...]

2019-05-24T09:47:22+00:00May 23rd, 2019|News|

A Roof Refurbishment with Military Planning and Precision

Mastic asphalt roofing has been chosen to protect a military museum housing one of the world’s finest collections of artillery. Abbey Asphalt Roofing Ltd, a member of the Mastic Asphalt Council (MAC), has completed a mastic asphalt roofing refurbishment project at the Royal Armouries at Fort Nelson in Fareham - now a major landmark and visitor [...]

2019-05-24T09:46:41+00:00May 17th, 2019|News|

Top Deck Car Park Waterproofing for Retail Applications

More and more specifiers are taking into consideration the versatility and green credentials of waterproofing systems and considering mastic asphalt as a top deck waterproofing system for car parks, as well as for traditional roofs, bridges and other types of structural decks. Due to its longevity, low maintenance properties and skid resistance, mastic asphalt waterproofing [...]

2019-04-30T08:32:41+00:00April 30th, 2019|News|