Cessnock Correctional Centre

Cessnock Correctional Centre

Project: Cessnock Correctional Centre: Cessnock NSW

Builder: Lend Lease

CESSNOCK CORRECTIONAL CENTRE: Situated in Cessnock NSW is the High Security Correctional Centre that has just finished a new expansion of the old facility. The New Facility Comprises: 300 New Max Security Beds: 200 Minimum Security Beds as well as a Rapid Build Prison with 400 Maximum prison beds;

SOLUTION:

Built by Lend Lease and Finished in September of 2017 chose KwikSeal Systems to use throughout this very difficult build of working within an operating high Security Prison. building. The extent of the waterproofing covers all aspects of the building’s waterproofing including:

  • Plant Rooms: 
  • Prisoners cells 
  • Passagaways 
  • Mustering and Dinning Areas 
Project History Newsletter Cessnock Prison
Project Cessnock

SPECIFICATION:

 KwikSeal Systems used in this prestigious Project include. 

KwikSeal P45 Polybond Primer in combination with KwikSeal PU70A UVR / KwikGrip Non- Slip Top Coat was used on all Plant Room floors.

KwikSeal KwikDeck Pro 80 was use in Prisoners Cells, Martialing and dining areas

Total Area to be sealed with KwikSeal Systems: 4,599 M2

Illumina Apartments Toowong

Illumina Apartments Toowong

Project: Illumina Apartments Toowong

Builder: Hutchinson Builders

ILLUMINA APARTMENTS: Situated in Brisbane is currently being built by Hutchinson Builders has been thoughtfully designed to take advantage of Brisbane’s beautiful weather as well as magnificent city, mountain, and river views.

 Featuring outstanding finishes, a superior outlook, and a prime location in one of the city’s most prestigious suburbs. Illumina presents a solid value proposition and accessible entry for owner-occupiers and investors alike.

Nestled between the Brisbane river and Mount Coot-tha, Toowong is a prestigious address in Brisbane. The proximity to key amenity is expected to continue to facilitate strong population growth within the catchment.

 Close by there are direct bus links to the CBD, University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, and Westfield Indooroopilly. The Regatta CityCat terminal and a bikeway that runs along the Brisbane River also connects you to the Brisbane CBD and University of Queensland, and is a pleasant and relaxing way to commute.

SOLUTION:

Hutchinson Builders chose KwikSeal Systems to use throughout this 9 Story building. The extent of the waterproofing covers all aspects of the building’s waterproofing including:

 

  • Water Retention & storage Tanks.
  • Podium Slabs
  • All internal Wet Areas
  • Window Reveals
  • Roof Slabs
Illumina Toowong

SPECIFICATION:

KwikSeal Systems used in this prestigious Project include.

KwikSeal WAM FC All window reveals and wet area walls.

KwikSeal P45 Polybond Primer in combination with KwikSeal PU70A UVR on all wet area floors. Podium Slabs, Roof areas and Pool areas.

KwikSeal KwikFlex KSP 2 will be used in all water retaining structures, swimming pools

Total Area to be sealed with KwikSeal Systems: 11,599 M2

Southpoint Apartments

Southpoint Apartments

Project: Southpoint Apartments Brisbane

Builder: Hutchinson Builders

SOUTHPOINT APARTMENTS: Superbly located on the corner of Grey and Vulture Streets in South Bank, the cultural heart of Brisbane, Southpoint will become an iconic master planned mixed-use development for Brisbane city.

With nothing to rival it in the marketplace, this peerless development will redefine South Bank as a business hub and residential address by creating an aspirational, diverse, liveable and ecologically sustainable environment in which to live, work, play and visit

SOLUTION:

Hutchinson Builders chose KwikSeal Systems to use throughout this 9 Story building. The extent of the waterproofing covers all aspects of the building’s waterproofing including:

  • Podium Slabs
  • All internal Wet Areas
  • Plantroom Floors

SPECIFICATION:

KwikSeal Systems used in this prestigious Project include.

KwikSeal WAM FC All window reveals and wet area walls.

KwikSeal P45 Polybond Primer in combination with KwikSeal PU70A UVR on all wet area floors. KwikSeal KwikFlex KSP 2 will be used in all water retaining structures, swimming pools

Total Area to be sealed with KwikSeal Systems: 10,107 M2

Cairns Courthouse

Cairns Courthouse

Project: Cairns Courthouse Queensland

Builder: Thomas & Coffey Builders Cairns

Constructed in 1997 The Magistrates Courthouse situated in Cairns in far north Queensland has withstood the rigors of the wet monsoonal seasons of the Queensland tropics for 13 years.

The existing membranes that protected the building for many years commenced failing with the deterioration continued to accelerate and finally reached the point of major waterproofing intrusion into Magistrates Chambers, Courtrooms and various passage ways and plantrooms.

The membrane surrounding the cooling towers that formed the in a serious state of deterioration as was the old air-conditioning plant and equipment that had kept the building cool in the hot tropical heat.

The Attorney Generals Department of Queensland embarked on replacing the dilapidated Air-Conditioning plant and equipment with the contract being let to Cairns based Thomas & Coffey Builders.

The difficulties of working within an operating fully functioning Magistrates Courthouse quickly became obvious with,  no noise during Court hours, no toxic or fumic smells, fast application and curing of the intended membrane a must.

The ability to provide a full seal over the existing membrane without exposing the Courthouse to flooding from rain storms the pre-requisite of the membrane selection.

KwikSeal Waterproofing Solutions KwikSeal Systems was the membrane chosen for this restoration which commenced in 2010 and extended for 5 months until completion late 2010.

Areas Sealed included:

The main Plantroom Internal: 

Membrane selection:

KwikSeal P79 Isocyanate based rapid cure Primer.

KwikSeal KwikSpray SP80A Plural Polyurethane. Cure period 7 seconds to 3 minutes

KwikSeal Kwik-Grip Trafficable Anti-Slip Top Coat

Area covered 2000 M2 

External Cooling Tower and Plant Areas:

Membrane Selection:

KwikSeal P79 Isocyanate based rapid cure Primer.

KwikSeal KwikSpray SP80A Plural Polyurethane. Cure period 7 seconds to 3 minutes

KwikSeal ALPTC 100S Polyaspartic Chemical resistant top coat with Anti-Slip aggregate incorporated.

Area Covered: 1,200 M2 

The External Roof Areas above Magistrates Chambers:

Membrane selection:

KwikSeal P79 Isocyanate based rapid cure Primer.

KwikSeal KwikSpray SP80A Plural Polyurethane. Cure period 7 seconds to 3 minutes

KwikSeal ALPTC 80S Aliphatic Top Coat incorporating Trafficable Anti-Slip Top Coat

Area covered 700 M2

The External Concrete Window Awnings:

Membrane selection:

KwikSeal P79 Isocyanate based rapid cure Primer.

KwikSeal KwikSpray SP80A Plural Polyurethane. Cure period 7 seconds to 3 minutes

KwikSeal ALPTC 80S Aliphatic Top Coat incorporating Trafficable Anti-Slip Top Coat

Area covered 800 M2

Comments from the Operational Maintenance Manager QLD Attorney Generals Departments.

“It’s the first time in twenty years this building has no water intrusion”

Lexington - Akira Apartments

Lexington / Akira Apartments

Project: Lexington / Akira Apartments – Woolloongabba

Builder: CMF Projects

Status: Expected Completion March 2017

Situated in Hubert & Gibbon Street South Brisbane is the CMF Projects Lexington & Akira Apartments building.

CMF Projects chose KwikSeal Systems to use throughout the building. The extent of the waterproofing covers all aspects of the building’s waterproofing including:

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Westfield Churmside

Westfield Chermside

Project: Westfield – Chermside Queensland

Builder: Scentre Group

Project Status: Expected completion March 2017

Westfield Construction division Scentre Group chose KwikSeal Systems for the major extension works at North Lakes QLD for the waterproofing of all areas requiring waterproofing.

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Southport Sky Apartments

Southport Sky Apartments

Project: Southport Sky Apartments – Canberra

Builder: Geocon Building

Project Status: Expected completion date March 2017

Positioned within the Southport development in Greenway’s South Quay precinct, Sky Apartments offer access to resort style amenities plus expansive views of the lake and mountains.

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Infinity Towers Gungahlin

Infinity Towers

Project: Infinity Towers – Canberra

Builder: Geocon ACT

Project Status: Expected completion March 2017

5-star living is on the rise in the Gungahlin town centre.

Infinity is the first of its kind in Gungahlin. At 20 and 22 storeys, the towers will be Canberra’s highest residential buildings – in fact, only the Telstra Tower will stand above the towers on the Canberra skyline.

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East Lane Apartments

East Lane Apartments

Project: East Lane Apartments – North Sydney

Builder: Pindan

Project Status: Expected completion in March 2017

Nestled into Sydney’s exclusive Lower North Shore, East Lane sits in a charming laneway offering a village-like atmosphere just three kilometres from the heart of the Sydney CBD and walking distance to North Sydney Train Station. Convenience, connectivity, and community truly are at the core of your new life at East Lane.

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Westfield North Lakes

Ikea & Westfield North Lakes

Project: Westfield & Ikea North Lakes Queensland

Builder: Scentre Group

Status: Completed October 2016

Westfield Construction division Scentre Group chose KwikSeal Systems for the major extension works at North Lakes QLD for the waterproofing of all areas requiring waterproofing.

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