W.R. Meadows adds waterproofing lines in Gemite deal

Sources: Gemite Products, Mississauga, Ontario; CP staff Concrete protection materials specialist W.R. Meadows Inc. has extended its waterproofing and restoration offerings with the acquisition of Gemite Products. A family-owned operator based in Hampshire, Ill., W.R. Meadows has served as exclusive Gemite distributor in Canada and U.S. regions outside the East Coast for 20-plus years. Gemite Products was founded more than…

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Crystalline waterproofing systems

Adi-Con CW Plus is a crystalline admixture whose proprietary reactive chemicals integrally waterproof concrete and mortar. Along with products of cement hydration, the chemicals spur formation of a nonsoluble gel throughout the matrix pores and capillary tracts. The admixture reduces concrete permeability; protects surfaces from chloride exposure and carbonation; and, reduces deterioration attributable to chemical attack and reinforcing steel corrosion.

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