Overview: Xypex Chemical Corporation is the worldwide leader in Crystalline Concrete Waterproofing and Protection Technology. Sold through an international network of distributors and licensed manufacturers in over 70 countries, Xypex products are specified and applied on all types of construction projects, in all climates and in widely varying construction situations.
Available as a surface treatment, admix or shake on application, Xypex Crystalline Waterproofing and Protection reacts with minerals in the concrete to form a uniquely effective and long-lasting crystalline formation that becomes a permanent, integral part of the structure as it fills and plugs the pores, capillaries and micro-cracks in concrete.
We also manufacture a line of concrete repair and restoration products to complement the Crystalline Waterproofing Technology. Xypex Chemical Corporation has grown a successful reputation in the world of concrete by carefully integrating corporate, marketing and research strategies around the needs of our customers. Our commitment to quality is on-going; our products and technical support are readily available worldwide.
The most chemically active product within the Xypex Crystalline Waterproofing System. When mixed with water, this light grey powder is applied as a cementitious slurry coat to above-grade or below-grade concrete, either as a single coat or as the first of a two-coat application.
Sprinkled in powder form on fresh horizontal concrete, DS-1 and DS-2are power troweled into the surface during the finishing process. DS-2 is incorporated as a synthetic floor hardener for increased abrasion resistance.
XYPEX Megamix II is a thick repair mortar for the patching and resurfacing of deteriorated concrete. Megamix II has been specifically formulated to produce superior bond, low shrinkage, chemical durability and high strength. Can be spray or trowel applied.
FCM 80 is specifically designed for repairing cracks subject to movement, sealing construction joints, restoring deteriorated concrete, and waterproofing concrete structures. FCM 80 has exceptional adhesive and elongation characteristics and is often used in conjunction with the Xypex Crystalline Concrete Waterproofing and Protection System. FCM is a two component product consisting of a specialized liquid polymer dispersion and a cementitious powder. These components are mixed just prior to application.
A water-based, high solids, polymer dispersion
specially designed for streng thening Portland cement compositions.
Xycrylic-Admix can be used with Xypex Patch 'n Plug to improve bonding and
A curing agent designed specifically for Xypex Concentrate and Modified applications. The use of Gamma Cure may eliminate the need for water curing the Xypex coating in some cases. Consult manufacturer for specific recommendation.
Xypex Crystalline Technology has been used in bridge structures to waterproof, protect, enhance the durability of concrete subject to water and chloride attack. Xypex is a respected partner in extending the service life of bridges.
In Cut and Cover, Bored and Immersed Tube Tunnels, Xypex is recognized as a key supplier to the tunneling industry. For cast or pre-cast concrete and shotcrete, Xypex’s non-toxic Crystalline Waterproofing Technology protects tunnels all over the world.
Xypex Crystalline Waterproofing Technology has been proven in rehabilitated as well as new sewer and wastewater treatment structures. It is considered the best at handling chemical attack in severe biochemical conditions and resisting water infiltration under extreme hydrostatic pressure.
Xypex has been used in new construction and rehabilitation of water structures all over the world. Xypex Crystalline Waterproofing provides resistance to extreme hydrostatic pressure, chemical attack, and protects the integrity of concrete in holding tanks of water treatment plants.