The 3 Steps to OEM Product Selection

Countless products exist for original equipment manufacturers, so selecting the right one for your application can be daunting. Determining the best fit involves (1) understanding your application’s needs, (2) recognizing the different chemistries and product options and determining the compatibility of those products to your materials, and (3) finding the right partner to come up….

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Tremco Applications with PUMA Waterproofing Technology

Let’s talk about PUMA Technology.  Polyurethane-methacrylate or PUMA technology provides superior elongation over traditional MMA/PMMA technology systems. These rapid curing systems feature extreme durability, fast cure independent of low temperature, crack bridging, tenacious adhesion and superior abrasion resistance. Tremco offers two systems with this flexible methacrylate waterproofing: Vulkem® EWS Traffic Coating System and TREMproof® PUMA….

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Wheaton & Sprague talks 2017 Construction Trends

When we first heard about Wheaton & Sprague Engineering, Inc. out of Stow, Ohio (only a half hour away from our Tremco headquarters), we knew there was a great opportunity for collaboration. Two local industry-leading companies focused on the building envelope should use their combined expertise to aid the construction community. John Wheaton is a professional….

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A Day in the Life of a Tremco Technical Specialist

It takes many different roles to implement a company’s international initiatives. Dante Marimpietri, one of Tremco’s Technical Specialists, plays a critical role in this process. He works directly with customers across the globe to help train them on product application and problem-solve any issues on the jobsite. We sat down with Dante to get a….

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Tremco for Your Building Envelope Solutions

Tremco has developed the most com­prehensive building envelope protection in the industry. Different projects, different solutions At Tremco, we understand that no two projects are exactly the same. That’s why we’ve created a full range of weatherproofing technologies and chemistries to meet any combination of design, performance and budget requirements.  From the foundation to the….

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How to Choose the Right Backer Rod?

What is a Backer Rod? How do I Install It? Backer Rod is an integral component of sealant joints, it provides three main functions that allow the sealant joint to perform. The backer rod most importantly acts as a bond breaker, preventing what is commonly referred to as three sided adhesion. This is when the….

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Cold Weather Waterproofing: 4 Coating Solutions for Your Application

The feasibility of applying cold fluid applied coatings below temperatures of 40°F (4°C) is a common question. Tremco always recommends that these types of coatings be applied at or above this temperature whenever possible to ensure the ease of application, integrity, and effectiveness of the final installed product. When applying cold fluid coatings in temperatures….

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