The geotechnical needs of DOTs and other agencies responsible for roads and bridges are vast. Issues include: Culvert repair Soil stabilization Void filling Concrete slab lifting Sinkhole remediation Slope control Slough control in tunneling
Protecting concrete usually means shielding it from the elements of nature or from harsh manmade chemicals. But it’s not just concrete that needs such protection. Corrugated metal pipe, steel surfaces, material hoppers, rail cars and masonry all can come in contact with corrosive or abrasive materials or harsh conditions.
Prime Resins has chemical grouts, foams and adhesives for sealing leaks, stabilizing soils, lifting concrete slabs, coating/lining, and structural repair. This new animation shows how some of these products would be used in a residential setting.
The types of repairs depicted include:
- Lifting and leveling a driveway
- Repairing a seawall and stopping soil loss behind the wall
- Sealing leaks in a basement
- Void fill and slab lifting around a pool deck
- Probe grouting around a basement
- Soil densification