Sika Corporation - Roofing
Commercial Roofing Systems

CONTACT INFO

100 Dan Rd.
Canton, MA 02021
Toll Free: 800-451-2504
Phone: 781-828-5400
Fax: 781-828-5365
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COMPANY OVERVIEW

With more than 50 years of roofing and waterproofing experience in locations all over the world, Sika Roofing is the worldwide leader in thermoplastic membrane technology.

Sika Roofing provides thermoplastic, single-ply roofing membranes for a wide range of non-residential roofing and waterproofing applications. With a large range of membrane thickness, which ranges from 48 mils to 96 mils, we offer a membrane for any application. And both of our Sarnafil and Sikaplan membranes come in energy efficient, EnergySmart® white as well as a number of other standard colors.

Sarnafil’s EnergySmart Roof system features a white, tan, light grey or patina green reflective, lacquer coated surface. EnergySmart roof membranes have been proven to reduce the amount of energy required to maintain comfort in an air-conditioned building by decreasing heat flow through the building envelope. “Cool roofing systems” like these Sika systems can save money, improve occupant comfort, increase a roof’s longevity, and reliably protect a building and its contents.

Below is an overview of our available systems and services:

• Adhered Roof Systems (Sarnafil and Sikaplan)

• Mechanically Attached Systems (Sarnafil and Sikaplan)

• Double-weld Mechanically Attached System (Sarnafil)

• High Wind Mechanically Attached System (Sarnafil Engineered)

• Décor Roof System (Alternative to Standing Seam Metal Roofing)

• RhinoBond System (Induction Welded Attachment System)

• Plaza Deck Systems (3 Waterproofing Options)

• Green Roof Systems (Vegetated)

• Liquid Applied Coatings (Sikacoat and Sikalastic)

ALL PRODUCTS

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Cool Roofs - The EnergySmart Roof

Sika Roofing's white reflective roof membranes have been proven to save building owners thousands of dollars annually on energy costs. A high level of solar reflectance on a "cool roof" has been shown to reduce energy consumption, abate urban heat islands and help slow the formation of smog-forming pollutants.
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Vegetated Roofs - Green Roof Systems

Vegetated roofing is one of the most exciting developments in sustainable building design. Depending on load capabilities and other application-driven requirements, green roofs can be planted with herbs, grasses, flowers, even trees, in an exciting variety of colors, textures, scents and heights. Patios and walkways can become a useable part of the roof environment. Today it's clear: vegetated roofs offer many social, environmental and economic benefits.

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Mechanically Attached Roofing - Sarnafil Sarnafast System

This strong mechanically attached system is your best choice for single-ply roofing systems when speed and ease of installation are important. Sarnafast features metal plates fastened in the seam overlap spaced according to the roof's wind uplift requirements. It is designed to meet wind conditions on many building types.
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Mechanically Attached Roofing - Sarnafil Express System

This unique pvc roofing system features a polymer batten strip fastened between two welds in the membrane overlap. Fasteners are spaced according to wind uplift requirements. Sarnafil's Sarnamatic welding machine creates a weld on both sides of the batten in one pass. This exceptionally strong single-ply roof attachment system is ideal for use with today's wider membrane sheets as it offers superior wind uplift strength as well as speed of installation.
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Mechanically Attached Roofing - Sarnafil Engineered System

If your roof is subject to severe or extreme wind uplift forces, such as high-rise buildings or facilities located in coastal areas, this is your best choice. You can customize or "engineer" the row and fastener spacing to meet any specified wind load. This system is so strong that Sika Sarnafil offers wind warranty protection of up to 120 mph. Call our technical department at 1-800-451-2504 for more information.
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Sarnafil Adhered Roofing System

Sarnafil adhered roofs are best for low sloped, uniquely shaped or pitched roof applications composed of non-nailable substrates such as pre-cast or pre-stressed concrete, cementious wood fiber or gypsum. They also work well over non-nailable substrates such as concrete, steel and wood decks. The EcoBond Roof which utilizes our water-based adhesive, Sarnacol 2121, also has a few cost competitive solutions because of its excellent coverage rate.
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Sikaplan Mechanically-Attached System

The Sikaplan mechanically attached roof system is your best choice when speed and ease of installation are important. Sikaplan MA features metal plates fastened in the seam overlap spaced according to the roof's wind uplift requirements. It is designed to meet wind conditions on many building types.
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Sikaplan Adhered System

The economical Sikaplan Adhered membrane, when used in combination with Sikaplan Water-Based Adhesive, is a very attractive, cost effective option for building owners. This water-based adhesive lowers costs by minimizing material usage through the use of recommended application methods, and by facilitating faster applications.

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Standing Seam Metal Appearance Roofing - Décor Roof System

Realize your design with a Sarnafil Décor Roof System. Décor is the ideal choice for new or existing buildings that call for the appearance of a metal roof, yet require maximum watertight performance. Décor Roof Systems deliver.

Aesthetics of metal roofs, but watertight integrity of hot-air welded thermoplastic membrane.

Design flexibility to express your creativity as never before-regardless of roof slope, shape, or complexity.

Proven performance spanning over fifty years of delivering long-lasting, high-quality roofing systems.

Low life-cycle costs driven by minimal maintenance requirements and exceptional system longevity.

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Induction Welding - RhinoBond Roofing System

Enhance wind uplift resistance for single-ply roofing while using fewer plates and fasteners with Sika Roofing's RhinoBond system.

Sika's RhinoBond is an alternative attachment system for Sika Sarnafil roofing membranes. The RhinoBond system eliminates membrane fastener penetration by welding the membrane directly to the specially coated plates used to secure the insulation or hardboard to the deck. The result is a roofing system that uses fewer plates and fasteners while enhancing the wind uplift resistance.

The RhinoBond system uses a patented stand-up induction welding machine to fuse the membrane to the plates. Simply place the machine above the plate, activate it for the required cycle (only a few seconds) and then place a RhinoBond weighted magnet on top of the plate for a minimum of 60 seconds to assure a strong bond. For a pvc roofing system requiring a 1-90 PSF rating, you will use ten fewer fasteners and plates for every square installed when compared to a typical in-seam, mechanically-attached system using a 10 ft wide membrane fastened 12 inch on center.

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Plaza Deck - Grid System

The Grid System offers a unique "containment grid" feature that reduces the risk of expensive removal and replacement of overburden. As the name implies, the area to be waterproofed is marked out in a grid pattern, with each section becoming its own individual containment field. This is accomplished by adhering strips of waterproofing membrane around the perimeter of each grid section to act as a sub membrane waterstop. Should a leak occur in the future, the containment grid isolates the water, eliminating any potential spread from one section to another.
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Plaza Deck - Self-adhered System

The Self-Adhered system provides building owner's added waterproofing security by having the waterproofing membrane bonded directly to the structural concrete deck while increasing installation productivity for waterproofing contractors.

This system is an excellent choice for intensive and extensive green roofs and plazas decks receiving landscaping, pavers or concrete overburden. It can also be used in split slab parking decks, planters, tunnels, balconies and terrace applications.

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Liquid Appled Coatings

Sikacoat® liquid applied coatings provide building owners with a cost effective option for roof maintenance and restoration. These high performance, reflective coatings can economically extend roof life, lower building energy consumption and improve roof aesthetics. It offers excellent adhesion to a wide variety of roofing substrates that include metal, modified bitumen, asphalt, TPO, EPDM, Hypalon® and PVC.
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Sikalastic Liquid Applied Roof System

Sikalastic is ideal for roof applications where there are difficult roof penetrations, limited work accessibility, or other conditions that make the use of sheet roofing and waterproofing materials difficult or impractical. It's self-adhering and self-terminating capabilities are uniquely suited for waterproofing ornamental and functional architectural elements such as gutters, watertables, cornices, eyebrows, ledges, and canopies. Sikalastic roofing and waterproofing systems consist of a fiberglass mat or polyester fleece reinforcement and a moisture- triggered aliphatic resin that fully saturates the reinforcement and cures into a flexible, full reinforced, fully adhered monolithic membrane and flashing system.

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LEED Information

Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), LEED provides building owners and operators with a framework for identifying and implementing measurable green building design, construction, operations and maintenance solutions.

For additional information:
Get LEED Points with Sika Sarnafil

LEED / Green Globes Product Spreadsheet

U.S. Green Building Council


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Last Update: 2017-01-06