Hollywell Court, Eastbourne

Hollywell Court, a luxurious apartment block overlooking Eastbourne sea front required a new waterproofing membrane for the terrace and entrance roofs as the existing single ply had failed due to poor detailing.

Product brief:

As the roof areas had different requirements, Proteus Waterproofing specified Proteus Pro-System® and Cold Melt® providing the client with a cold applied, cost effective, waterproofing solution.

Key Requirements: High Performance Waterproofing

Cold Melt® was chosen for the terrace roofs as the existing single ply still formed a suitable surface to receive an overlay. Pro-Prime® SA and Pro-Carrier membrane SA were applied onto the single ply, followed by an application of Cold Melt®. Two coats were applied to the upstands to ensure full coverage. Cold Melt® UV Top Coat was finally applied to any exposed details to protect them from UV damage.

As the entrance roofs would be exposed to the elements, Proteus Pro-System® was the ideal waterproofing solution. The roof was stripped back to the timber joists and a new timber deck installed. Pro-Prime® SA and Pro-Carrier Membrane SA were then applied to the timber deck and upstands. Finally, Proteus Pro-System® was applied to all surfaces, providing a completely seamless, robust
finish.

Proteus Waterproofing worked closely with the Proteus Approved Contractor to ensure the project was completed to a high standard

Key Requirements: Health & Safety

When working on occupied, residential buildings, safety is always of utmost importance. Proteus Pro-System® and Cold Melt® are both cold installed; therefore all health and safety criteria could be met while completely eliminating the risk of fire. As Cold Melt® has virtually no odour, disruptions to residents could be kept to an absolute minimum.

Key Requirements: Long Term Performance

Proteus Pro-System® offers a low maintenance, durable waterproofing and protection solution for a range of new build and refurbishment applications. Once cured, it provides a completely seamless waterproof protection and has excellent UV stability, making it suitable to use in all climates. Proteus Pro-System® forms a seamless, fully adhered membrane, is manufactured in the UK, and is BBA Certified.

Incorporating recycled rubber crumb and organically grown products, Cold Melt® creates an elastomeric, seamless, cold applied waterproofing membrane. The Cold Melt® system can include inverted roof insulation and, with or without insulation, can be designed as a paved, ballasted, green or brown roof. The membrane does not become brittle with age, is BBA Certified to last the life of the structure and is made in the UK.


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