The need for improved product delivery and cost efficiency continues to increase.  With this in mind, Sika has created the Concrete Essentials, representing a complete suite of products ideally suited for all project applications.  For commercial applications, a package representing the essentials to create a watertight, easy to place, long lasting structures has been created.  The suite of products demonstrates measurable benefits for the designer, contractor, and owner alike. Through a complete line of admixtures, waterstops, sealants, coatings, and accessories, commercial construction projects can be constructed with fully compatible products from a single manufacturer, better ensuring the highest level of system performance and structure durability.

SET CONTROL & HARDENING ACCELERATORS

Given that temperature has a huge effect on the setting time of concrete, our products help you take control and make your concrete more predictable. Product options include: 

Hardening Accelerators- Rapid

Set Accelerators 

Hydration Controlling Admixtures

Shotcrete Accelerators

Viscosity Modifiers

There are many great benefits to the use of Viscosity Modifying Admixtures (VMA) in concrete. From placing concrete underwater, to allowing the use of poor quality aggregates (including manufactured sand), there are many uses from VMA's that are outside the box. 

Shrinkage Control Systems

Shrinkage cracks in concrete can be caused due to multiple reasons, and there are multiple ways to stop them. Sika offers a full line of shrinkage reducing and compensating admixtures, and fibers to combat cracking in concrete

Water Reducers

Water reduction is the core of our product line and technology. From Plastocrete to Viscocrete our water reduction products are unparalleled. Product options include: 

Water Reducers

Mid Range Water Reducers

High Range Water Reducers

High Range Water Reducing Powder

Below Grade Waterproofing Membranes

Sika provides solutions for even the most challenging requirements with its unique waterproofing product portfolio, contributing to efficient, long-lasting infrastructure, be it for drinking water facilities, tunnels, bridges, basements or balconies.

Pre/Post appied Loose-laid Membranes (Sikaplan)

Pre-applied Fully Bonded Membrane (SikaProof)

Post-applied Self-adhered Membrane (SikaBit)

Waterproofing Membrane Accessories

L.M. Scofield Color Systems

The most specified concrete color systems in the industry - L.M. Scofield - a Sika Company, provides color for your concrete slab and flooring applications. Integral color, color hardners, post applied-finishes, stains, and top coatings will provide vibrant, consistent color for the life of your structure.  

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With a full line of concrete admixtures and complementary products, Sika has unqiue and innovative solutions to meet the needs of the concrete industry. 

7 Essentials - One Material, Infinite Possibilities 

Sika Solutions for Commercial Construction Applications