Comparing and Explaining Polymers in Concrete Construction, Protection and Repair

Posted by John Bors on Thu, Aug 8, 2019 @ 18:08 PM
Examples of polymer uses:                            Joint materials                      Waterstops                          Membranes                            Bearing pads     ...

Cold Weather (Low Temperature) epoxy tips

Posted by John Bors on Thu, Dec 13, 2018 @ 20:12 PM
  What happens when the ambient air temperature drops by an interval of 18°F (10°C)? You smart guys know that the pot life and cure time of epoxies doubles for temperature drops ...

Did you know?

Posted by John Bors on Tue, Feb 6, 2018 @ 06:02 AM
If you occasionally encounter a challenging repair task that requires an epoxy or polyurea product not found in the ChemCo catalog, don't despair. Call us with your challenge and ...

Find answers to questions you didn't ask

Posted by John Bors on Tue, Feb 6, 2018 @ 06:02 AM
Could you use a free training program to refresh or upgrade your field crews' skills in structural concrete repair or crack injection? Call us—we might be able to help. Assuming ...

StripSEAL: Tips for Guys Used to Epoxies

Posted by John Bors on Tue, Feb 6, 2018 @ 06:02 AM
StripSEAL is different than epoxy surface seals since it's a polyurea. The trouble is, some field techs use it the same way as an epoxy, which may lead to frustration.If your guys ...

Baby Carrots and Fighter Jets

Posted by John Bors on Tue, Feb 6, 2018 @ 06:02 AM
What do F-16's, F-18's and baby carrots have in common? They have all landed on CCS Patch, Nosing, Slurry Binder (PNSB). PNSB is our popular lo-mod epoxy binder-grout for use in ...

Insulating Polymer Concrete Overlay for Cryogenic LNG Terminal Spills (Secondary Containment)

Posted by John Bors on Tue, Feb 6, 2018 @ 06:02 AM
Stemming from research conducted in conjunction with Brookhaven National Laboratory, ChemCo Systems is proud to announce a recent large scale installation of CCS InsulPOX™ at an ...

When to call a professional to repair cracked concrete

Posted by John Bors on Fri, Sep 15, 2017 @ 19:09 PM
Concrete cracks. It's a fact of life. Some cracks might not need attention while others could have serious structural consequences. How can you tell the difference? "It is ...

Epoxy adhesive and coating safety tips

Posted by John Bors on Thu, Sep 14, 2017 @ 18:09 PM
Hot epoxy What is the safest course of action if you just heard that one of your crew mixed up a large batch of epoxy and accidently left it in a pail in bulk long past its pot ...

Cure rate (Strength development) of Epoxy Injection Resins

Posted by John Bors on Wed, Aug 30, 2017 @ 15:08 PM
We receive frequent calls from customers, owners and engineers to inquire how fast our structural epoxy injection resins cure. However, there is no accepted universal definition ...