88 WOOD STREET, LONDON, EC2

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Waterproofing of the plant tunnels beneath this landmark office building designed by Lord Richard Rogers, located in the City of London.

 

THE CHALLENGE

To effectively waterproof the joints of an existing, pre-cast service tunnel suffering from water penetration. During the repair of the tunnel, water ingress measured 3500 litres/hour and the entire area was under 44 millimetres of water.

 

THE XYPEX SOLUTION

All joints were treated with Xypex  Patch ‘n’ Plug, Xypex Dry-Pac. Xypex Admix C-1000 NF wasthen used in the new concrete fill.

Xypex Admix C Series – Joint repairs

Xypex Patch’n Plug – Joint repairs

Xypex Concentrate – As slurry and dry pac for the joint repairs

 

THE RESULTS

The long-term basement leak was remedied, ensuring that all water ingress ceased and the
tunnel was dry.

 

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CASE STUDY - 88 WOOD STREET, LONDON

REMEDIAL

PROJECT TYPE

Remedial

PROJECT LOCATION

London

PRODUCTS SPECIFIED

Admix

Patch'n Plug

Concentrate

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