BITUTHENE® Post-Applied Waterproofing

Proven performance from the world’s most trusted post-applied waterproofing membrane.

A time-tested, field-proven product.

Plazas decks, inverted roofs, green roofs and elevated decks. Basement walls. Tunnels, metro stations and infrastructure products. For each of these applications and more, there's a BITUTHENE® product developed by GCP Applied Technologies. The BITUTHENE® waterproofing system is the most trusted post-applied waterproofing membrane. Their effectiveness has been proven time and again in countless projects. Long-lasting, versatile and easy to install, the BITUTHENE® waterproofing system gets the job done.

Documents

BITUTHENE® Product Documents

Product Name Product Data Sheet Guide Specifications SDS/MSDS
BITUTHENE® 3000 and BITUTHENE® Low Temperature Membranes
Product Data Sheet
Guide Specifications
SDS/MSDS
BITUTHENE® 3000 Y BITUTHENE® LOW TEMPERATURE Product Data Sheet (Spanish)
Product Data Sheet
BITUTHENE® 4000 Membrane
Product Data Sheet
Guide Specifications
BITUTHENE® Adhesive Primer B2 LVC
Product Data Sheet
SDS/MSDS
BITUTHENE® Deck Prep
Product Data Sheet
SDS/MSDS
BITUTHENE® Deck System
Product Data Sheet
Guide Specifications
BITUTHENE® EDGEGUARD® Tape
Product Data Sheet
BITUTHENE® Liquid Membrane
Product Data Sheet
SDS/MSDS
BITUTHENE® Mastic
Product Data Sheet
SDS/MSDS
BITUTHENE® Primer WP-3000
Product Data Sheet
SDS/MSDS
FONDO BITUTHENE® WP-3000 Product Data Sheet (Spanish)
Product Data Sheet
MEMBRANA LÍQUIDA BITUTHENE® Product Data Sheet (Spanish)
Product Data Sheet

Detail Drawings

Product Name DWG PDF
BIT-002 — Foundation Wall Floor Slab at Footing Level (Option 1) Detail Drawing
BIT-004 — Foundation Wall Floor Slab at Footing Level (Option 4) Detail Drawing
BIT-006 — Foundation Wall Floor Slab at Footing Level (Option 2) Detail Drawing
BIT-007 — Foundation Wall Structural Slab (Option 1) Detail Drawing
BIT-008 — Foundation Wall Structural Slab (Option 2) Detail Drawing
BIT-012 — Plaza Deck to Wall Tie-in Detail Drawing
BIT-014 — Tie-in to Plaza Deck Detail Drawing
BIT-016 — Penetration Detail Drawing
BIT-017 — Pools, Fountains, Steps Detail Drawing
BIT-019 — Plaza Deck to Wall Inside Corner (Option 2) Detail Drawing
BIT-022 — Passive Joint Cover Detail Drawing
BIT-024 — Expansion Joint Cover Deck to Wall Detail Drawing
BIT-025 — Expansion Joint Cover Deck to Wall Junction Detail Drawing
BIT-026 — Drain Detail Drawing
Products & Accessories

Products

  • Product Name
  • Description
  • Key Benefits
  • Applications Type
BITUTHENE® 3000 and BITUTHENE® Low Temperature Membranes
Description

BITUTHENE® 3000 and BITUTHENE® Low Temperature membranes are self-adhesive, rubberized asphalt/polyethylene waterproofing membranes used in basements and sub-structures.

Key Benefits
  • Waterproof - high hydrostatic head resistance
  • Cross laminated film - provides dimensional stability, high tear strength, puncture and impact resistance
  • Cold applied - no flame hazard; self-adhesive overlaps ensure continuity
Application Type
BITUTHENE® 4000 Membrane
Description

BITUTHENE® 4000 Waterproofing Membrane System combines a 60 mil (1.5 mm)   flexible, pre-formed Membrane of a high performance, cross laminated, HDPE carrier film with a unique, tacky, self-adhesive rubberized asphalt compound and BITUTHENE® 4000 Surface Conditioner.

Key Benefits
  • Waterproofing combined with high hydrostatic head resistance
  • Excellent adhesion—special adhesive compound engineered to work with BITUTHENE®  4000 Surface Conditioner
  • Cross laminated, high density polyethylene carrier film— provides high tear strength, puncture and impact resistance
Application Type
BITUTHENE® Deck Prep
Description

BITUTHENE® Deck Prep is a low viscosity, two component, asphalt-modified urethane coating. It is used to level and repair rough concrete decks to which BITUTHENE® waterproofing membranes will be applied.

Key Benefits
  • Flexible
  • Low viscosity
  • Fully adhered
  • No primer necessary
Application Type
  • Leveling agent for rough concrete decks
  • Non-structural repair material for defects in concrete decks
  • Temporary waterproofing layer
BITUTHENE® Deck System
Description

BITUTHENE® Deck System combines BITUTHENE® 4000 sheet membranes with BITUTHENE® Deck Prep to provide a durable waterproofing system capable of accepting a wide variety of wearing surfaces on above occupied space, inverted roofs, green roofs and elevated concrete decks.

Key Benefits
  • Dual protection system
  • Cold applied
  • Flexible
  • Fully adhered system
Application Type
  • Inverted roofs
  • Green roofs
  • Elevated concrete decks
BITUTHENE® Liquid Membrane
Description

BITUTHENE® Liquid Membrane is a two component, elastomeric, cold applied, trowel grade material designed for a variety of uses with the GCP waterproofing systems. The VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) content is 10 g/L.

Key Benefits
  • Liquid applied
  • Waterproof
  • Tough, rubber-like
  • Chemically cured
  • Cold applied
Application Type
  • Fillet material at inside corners
  • Reinforcement material at inside corners
  • Flashing material around drains, protrusions, curbs and parapets
  • Sealing material at terminations

Accessories

  • Accessory Name
  • Description
  • Key Benefits
  • Applications Type
BITUTHENE® Adhesive Primer B2 LVC
Description

BITUTHENE® Adhesive Primer B2 LVC is a low VOC primer in solvent specially formulated to provide good initial adhesion of GCP self-adhered membranes.

Key Benefits
  • Low VOC primer
  • Promotes the adhesion of GCP self-adhered membranes to green concrete and damp surfaces.
  • Compliant with all state and local VOC requirements
Application Type
  • Prime green concrete (less than seven day cure for normal structural concrete)
  • Prime damp concrete, masonry, gypsum sheathing or wood surfaces on which GCP self-adhered membranes will be applied.
  • For vertical and horizontal applications at 25 ºF (-4 ºC) or above
BITUTHENE® EDGEGUARD® Tape
Description

BITUTHENE® EDGEGUARD® Tape is a specially formulated tape designed for applications where resistance to hydrocarbon contaminated soil is required. It is constructed of a 2 mil (0.05 mm) polyester film with a pressure sensitive, solvent resistant acrylic adhesive. The adhesive bond increases with age.

Key Benefits
  • Solvent resistant
  • System compatibility
  • Self-adhered
Application Type
  • For use over BITUTHENE® Membrane edges to protect the adhesive from prolonged exposure to hydrocarbon contaminated soil.
BITUTHENE® Mastic
Description

BITUTHENE® Mastic is a rubberized, asphalt-based mastic. It has excellent adhesion to structural concrete, masonry and wood. The VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) content is 200 g/L.

Key Benefits
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Seals terminations, edges of patches and overlaps in detail areas
Application Type
  • Designed to seal terminations, edges of patches and overlaps in detail areas
BITUTHENE® Primer WP-3000
Description

BITUTHENE® Primer WP-3000 is a water-based latex primer which is specifically formulated to bind dust and concrete efflorescence, thereby providing a suitable surface for BITUTHENE® membranes.

Key Benefits
  • Specifically formulated to bind dust and concrete efflorescence
  • Excellent permanent adhesion
Application Type
  • Used to prime all structural concrete, masonry or wood surfaces on which BITUTHENE® membranes will be applied.
  • Used for vertical and horizontal applications at 40 ºF (5 ºC) or above.
Overview

Flexible and powerful

BITUTHENE® is available in a number of grades to suit your project needs. Supplied as an easily applied sheet, it can be cold-applied at temperatures as low as 25°F and can be placed on a variety of concrete surfaces. Its robust waterproofing properties, combined with its ease of application, results in a contractor-friendly product that adds value to buildings.

Apply easily, anywhere

Although the chemical properties of BITUTHENE® make it suitable for a variety of applications, we have added mechanical innovations to further its ease of use and long-term viability.

  • RIPCORD® design lets workers easily split release liner for ease of positioning
  • Cold-applied membrane avoids risk of fire during installation due to the fact that flame and/or hot works are not required
  • Self-adhesive overlaps avoid leaky seams and eliminate the need for specialized equipment or training.
  • When used with primer, BITUTHENE® can easily be applied to damp or green concrete during time-sensitive construction, saving time and money for the project team.

Unparalleled water protection

Buildings change and settle over time, but BITUTHENE® accommodates those changes.

  • Robust film and specially formulated adhesive provide maximum water protection
  • Flexible yet strong membrane provides crack bridging capabilities and moves with concrete, accommodating minor settling
  • Controlled thickness ensures lack of variation

Get world-class technical services

With so many versatile applications, there’s a BITUTHENE® solution for nearly every project and design. We provides world-class technical services in order to make those limits even smaller.

"Question on a project? Design Advantage experts provide technical consultation throughout project design and construction. We'll work closely with your team to get everybody on the same page, from specification to installation."

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