This course explores the various means and methods of waterproofing vehicular and pedestrian decks through the use of liquid membranes. The course will introduce the learners to multiple technologies available in the market, and the proper procedures for installation that will result in an effective protection strategy for concrete decks.

Learning Objectives

  • Properly specify deck coatings for pedestrian and vehicular areas.
  • Evaluate different types of coatings relative to their benefits and limitations in specific applications.
  • Understand the critical steps in an effective protection strategy.
  • Select from different options to maximize aesthetic impact of protective coatings.