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Re: Sulfate Res Conc. & Waterproofing

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> Sounds like you could actually do just fine using a low w/c ratio type
> II/III cement and dispense with the submat waterproofing to me...unless
> someone expects 40 days and nights of rain or a Tsunami!! Using a pozz and
> air entraining admixture would render the mat relatively impermiable. Does
> the owner have something he wants to contain inside the building??..ie some
> noxious solvent or chemical?
Well the lowest basement level consists of storage areas for the
different offices and miscellaneous technical rooms.


> Hope this is of some use to you.
Sure is !

> Norb Volny, PE

Moni Serhal
MSCE