PaintSquare.com
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on LinkedIn Like us on Facebook Follow us on Instagram Visit the TPC Store
Search the site

 

Advertisement

PaintSquare


Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


Compound Touts Patches without Cracks

Friday, February 21, 2014

More items for Surface Preparation

Comment | More

A new cementitious patch and overlay for highways and infrastructure boasts flexibility without failure, offering high-tensile strain capacity and bond strength.

Whether applied to concrete, steel, asphalt or wood, Elephant Armor from GST International is designed not to crack, the company says. The product can also be applied over existing cracks to prevent them from re-cracking, according to GST.

Elephant Armor

GST says the product has a life of 100 years and resists chemicals, UV rays and abrasion.

Three Varieties 

Elephant Armor is available in three formulations: 

  • High Performance Mortar, for patch and repair use on bridges, parking structures, tunnels, dams, industrial plants, and other areas where high-strength concrete repair mortar is needed;
  • DOT Industrial Grade, for runways or roads that need a quick return to service; and
  • Asphalt Patch, for permanent asphalt patching repairs, maintenance or new construction. 
Elephant Armor

Elephant Armor is available in three formulations, for a variety of industrial applications.

Elephant Armor boasts fast setting with up to 4,000 psi in four hours. According to the company, it can be troweled, shaped or molded to a minimum thickness of 1/4-inch. 

The product has an expected life of 100 years and is resistant to chemicals, UV rays and abrasion, the company says. It is formulated without using harmful chemicals, acrylics or epoxies. 

For more information: www.gstinternational.com

   

Tagged categories: Asphalt; Concrete; Cracks; Mortars; Steel

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

Advertisements
 
Axxiom Manufacturing
 
Schmidt Improves Conversion Kits
 
Schmidt's conversion kits turn out-of-date blast pots into high quality, efficient blasters. Quick, easy to install with step by step instructions.
Call 1-800-231-2085
 

 
Advanced Recycling Systems
 
Self-contained Vacuum Trailer
 
Stand alone or combine with ARS recyclers for longer vacuum retrievals!
Contact ARS at 330.536.8210 or visit www.arsrecycling.com.
 

 
Monti Tools, Inc.
 
BRISTLE BLASTER® – THE ORIGINAL ONE
 
  • Abrasive blast with a power tool
  • Remove corrosion, mill scale and coatings
  • Cleans & roughens
  • Meets SSPC-SP 10 / NACE No. 2
  • Profile up to 4.7 mils
  • ATEX Zone 1
  •  

     
    NLB Corporation
     
    NLB Sure Shroud: Greater Protection and Flexibility
     
    NLB’s Sure Shroud’s lighter weight and flexibility reduces operator fatigue and offers unmatched protection against high pressure hose ruptures. 10k to 40k psi rated.
     

     
    Atlantic Design, Inc.
     
    BUILDING INNOVATION, NOT IMITATION
     
    The smallest version of our Blast Vacuum Recyclers, this ADI 2300CFM 2-Pot is a cleverly designed power package for those smaller jobs. 866.Call.ADI
     

     
    Harsco
     
    Find BLACK BEAUTY® Abrasives
     
    Use our online tool to search by address, city or zip code to find where you can buy BLACK BEAUTY® abrasives. Or call us toll free: 1-888-733-3646
     

     
    Montipower, Inc.
     
    The MBX Bristle Blaster
     
    Get a 2.7 to 3.3 mil profile and a Near White Metal Clean. For info visit www.mbxit.com or call 877 629-8777
     

     
    BASF
     
    New resins from BASF will have metals loving water!
     
    Excellent corrosion resistance, low VOC, high gloss, thin films www.basf.us/industrialcoatings dpsolutions@basf.com 800-231-7868
     

     
    CHLOR*RID International Inc.
     
    SOLUTIONS THAT WORK
     
    Companies that invest in corrosion control use CHLOR RID products
    • Soluble salt removal liquid
    • Test kits to verify contamination levels
    • Surface passivation to hold the blast
    INFO@CHLOR-RID.COM 800.422.3217
     

     
    W Abrasives
     
    Optimize your blasting process and operations!
     
    Blasting is a complex process that goes above and beyond the simple question of the shot used, no matter how innovative and efficient it is. W Abrasives is there to help.
     

     
     
     

    Technology Publishing Co., 1501 Reedsdale Street, Suite 2008, Pittsburgh, PA 15233

    TEL 1-412-431-8300  • FAX  1-412-431-5428  •  EMAIL webmaster@paintsquare.com


    The Technology Publishing Network

    Durability + Design PaintSquare the Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings Paint BidTracker

     
    EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
    REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
    MORE:      About PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us