CH#147 - Waterproofing Asbestos Transite Wall

Waterproofing Asbestos Transite Wall


Waterproofing Asbestos Transite Wall

D.O.E. Bldg. 717-A


The challenge:

The D.O.E. Needed a Product to Coat Asbestos Transite Wall Panels on this One and a Half Story Building. Water had been Entering the Building through the Walls During Driving Rain Storms and Contributing to the Deterioration of the Asbestos Transite Paneling.


Benefits desired:

  • Class A Fire Rating
  • Long Term Solution
  • Little to No Surface Preparation
  • Waterproof, Durable, Breathable
  • Cost Effective
  • Halt Deterioration of Transite Wall Panels



A GLOBAL Encasement System was designed to meet and exceed all of the client’s needs. Globe Caulk was Used to Fill in the Panel Seams While MPE Multi-Purpose Encapsulant and AsbestoSafe® TopCoat both Locked Down the Deteriorating Transite Panels and Provided a Waterproof Seal that Stopped Leakage During Rain Storms.

In House Labor was Used for this Job.

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