Monthly Archives: December 2015

Visqueen to exhibit at Jewson Live 2015!

The market leader in the manufacture and supply of structural waterproofing and gas protection systems, Visqueen Building Products will be showcasing its latest products at Jewson Live 2015 at NEC in Birmingham on the 16th December.

Jewson Live 2015 is the builder’s merchants’ first ever UK-wide event for construction professionals. 140 leading construction brands will be exhibiting at the free-to-attend event, which will take place on 16th December 2015 at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.

During the event, Jewson will be running a talk programme, which will cover a whole host of industry topics from renowned speakers and experts, to help visitors take advantage of the growth areas in construction.

Throughout the event, there will be a number of live demos to look forward to, showcasing the latest product innovations and how to use them.

To learn more about our market leading technical support service when specifying your next structural water proofing project, contact Visqueen and we’ll help you throughout every stage of your scheme, from specification to installation.   Continue reading

Zedex High Performance DPC corner unit installation video

Our Zedex CPT High Performance Damp Proof Course (DPC) are manufactured from co-polymer thermoplastic (CPT) providing all the characteristics necessary for it to perform effectively for the lifetime of the building in which it is incorporated.



The above video demonstrates how to install a damp proof course cavity tray corner unit with Visqueen Zedex CPT High Performance DPC.

The tools of the trade required for this are a roller with a neoprene wheel, a sharp knife or pair of scissors. To complete the job, you will need Zedex CPT High Performance Damp Proof Course, a Zedex pre-formed 90 degree corner unit and Zedex Jointing Tape which is double sided butyl rubber based for optimum workability. Continue reading

Visqueen appoints Contract Support Manager for the North of England

We are pleased to announce that we have further broadened our Stocking Centre Support with the appointment of new Contract Support Manager, Matthew Ray

Matthew Ray_2Matthew joins Visqueen as Contract Support Manager for the Northern region in a role that supports the commercial function within the business.

He is heavily involved with tracking project specifications within the market and offering support on project delivery through main contractors, installers and distributors. Matthew also manages stocking centres, supporting the sales function and identifying new commercial opportunities in the market for Visqueen. Continue reading

Visqueen’s BBA approved Damp Proof Membrane for use on commercial and domestic applications

Visqueen High Performance DPM – BBA Approved –  is Visqueen’s superior grade Damp Proof Membrane manufactured from prime virgin polymers for use as a Type “A” damp proof membrane as defined by BS EN 13967: 2012.

DPM

The Visqueen High Performance DPM is yellow in colour and available centre folded in 4m x 12.5m x 500um roll format.

The 500μm membrane is manufactured as a centre folded product to limit creases which aids jointing and welding applications on site. Centre folded films can also help to reduce cracks found in structural concrete screeds where traditional multi-folded DPMs are used. Continue reading