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Visqueen offer a comprehensive range of high performance Damp Proof Membranes

Visqueen offer a comprehensive range of high performance Damp Proof Membranes (DPM) for incorporation into floor constructions to prevent the ingress of damp into buildings.

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Visqueen High Performance DPM – BBA Approved – is Visqueen’s premium 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.

The 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

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

Visqueen Building Products supplied to Battle of Britain Memorial Trust Construction of ‘The Wing’

We are proud to have supplied products to the stunning and emotive build of the Battle of Britain Memorial Trust project ‘The Wing’.

wing smallThe Spitfire inspired development, aptly named ‘The Wing’ will provide a high-tech exhibition and learning centre for visitors to the Battle of Britain Memorial Trust at the Capel-le-Ferne site. Situated on the famous white cliffs between Dover and Folkestone in Kent, the Memorial site is dedicated to Churchill’s “Few” who fought in the skies overhead to keep the country free from invasion.

Visqueen Building Products is recognised as the global leader in the development, production and supply of high performance, high quality construction materials including some of the industry’s best selling damp proof membranes, damp proof courses and gas barrier systems. Our materials were supplied to the main contractor of ‘The Wing’ development, EPPS Construction Ltd, through Anchor Bay Construction Products in Erith, one of our approved stocking centres. Continue reading

Visqueen Building Products Stocking Centre Training Days

Throughout the year Visqueen hosts a number of training days for their approved Specification Stocking Centres and suppliers of Visqueen products.

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The one day training courses are based at various sites around the country and allow suppliers of Visqueen products to come together to learn more about Visqueen products and their key features and benefits.

The training enables branch managers and their teams to gain a broader understanding of the product range and the correct applications for each. Training such as this is instrumental for builders merchants as it provides them with the knowledge and expertise to make sound recommendations and in turn provide a service of excellence to all of their customers in recommending the correct products for their project requirements.

To find out more about our training days or to register your interest, please email enquiries@visqueenbuilding.co.uk or call Visqueen on 0845 302 4758.

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