SIKA HAS HAD ROOFING PROJECTS WORLDWIDE FOR OVER 50 YEARS

Each year, we supply enough roofing membranes  to cover the whole area of Manhattan. More than 10,000 roofing contractors are Sika trained and certified in over 80 countries to ensure reliable roofing installation.  

Australian Institute of Sport AIS Arena roofing
A SELECTION OF LONG LASTING ROOFING PROJECTS SHOWCASING PROVEN DURABILITY:
  • 49 years of service, installed in 1967 - Sarnafil G 410-12 on project in Persoucio, Switzerland
  • 40 years of service, installed in 1976 - First United Methodist Church in Gilford, New Hampshire, UK
  • 38 years of service, installed in 1978 - Sarnafil S 327-12 on beer brewery in Memmingen, Germany
  • 32 years in service till replaced in 2010, installed in 1978  - Pitman Company facilities in Woburn, MA, USA (replaced with another Sika Sarnafil system in 2010)
  • 36 years of service, installed in 1980 - Brookshire Grocery Company in Tyler, Texas, USA
  • 36 years of service, installed in 1980 - Australian Institute of Sport AIS Arena in Canberra, Australia
  • 35 years of service - installed in 1981 - Winthrop Elementary School in Hamilton, Massachusetts, USA
  • 25 years of service till replaced in 2014, installed in 1988 - Sarnafil G 410-12 on Saddle Dome in Calgary, Canada
green roofs
GREEN ROOF GALLERY

In 1969, the first green roof project with Sarnafil  roofing membrane was installed at the Thermal Bath in Bad Zurzach, Switzerland. Click to see a selection of other Sika green roof reference projects.

ENERGYSMART exposed roof at George W. Bush Presidential Center
ENERGYSMART EXPOSED ROOF AT GEORGE W. BUSH PRESIDENTIAL CENTER IN DALLAS, TEXAS, USA

The new building complex includes :

  • former President George W. Bush's presidential library and museum
  • George W. Bush Policy Institute
  • George W. Bush Foundation offices

In 2012, Sika supplied the Sarnafil EnergySmart roofing system for the solar roof, covering 9,260 square meters. The center is one of only 20 commercial buildings in Texas to achieve LEED Platinum certification. It was the winner of the “Excellence in Energy Management” category of the 2013 RoofPoint Excellence in Design Award.

Design Roof for Olympic Stadium
DESIGN ROOF FOR OLYMPIC STADIUM IN MONTREAL, CANADA

In 2003, the 25,550 square meter roof of the Olympic Stadium needed to be replaced with high quality roofing material with a long life expectancy and exceptional durability. Sarnafil adhered roofing system was specified and applied. Sika Sarnafil fabricated a custom 120-millimeter thick membrane to allow snow to slide down the roof easily, and was able to match the color almost exactly with the creation of „Webster Green“ to meet the architect’s design requirement.

Roof Refurbishment Tate Britain
REFURBISHMENT OF ROTUNDA ROOF, TATE BRITAIN IN LONDON, UK

Tate Britain is a renowned art gallery and part of the British Tate gallery network. SikaRoof MTC liquid applied roofing membrane was specified for the roof refurbishment project. It is a seamless roofing membrane that can be quickly and easily installed even around complex detail areas, making it ideal for use on complicated roofs.

roofing king fahd national library
EXPOSED FLAT ROOF AT KING FAHD NATIONAL LIBRARY IN RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA

In 2013, this project was built and became one of Riyadh’s landmark buildings.Sika Sarnafil mechanically fastened TPO membrane roofing system was specified for the exposed roof which is on a lightweight steel structure. Difficult roof details were waterproofed by Sikalastic® 621 liquid applied membrane in an easy, quick application.

roofing hongkong airport
ROOF REFURBISHMENT FOR HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

The existing waterproofing system at Terminal 1, a 1.8 millimeter thick PVC membrane fixed to the composite roof with tie bars, was found to be damaged. In order to provide a durable new system, the Hong Kong Airport Authority decided to install an additional waterproofing membrane on top of the existing system without removing the existing membrane.

A Sarnafil® PVC roofing system was specified and installed for this 200,000 square meter roof. Sikaflex®-265 was applied at all skylight joints, totaling over 20,000 meters. Sikaplan® Walkway was installed as maintenance protection.

roofing The Saffire Resort Coles Bay Tasmania
THE SAFFIRE RESORT IN COLES BAY TASMANIA, AUSTRALIA

Built in 2010 , Tasmania’s high end hotel is located in the Freycinet National Park. The architect and owner required a roof waterproofing solution to protect this valuable asset and aesthetically integrate into the whole design. Sarnafil adhered roofing system was specified and installed in this project.

Roof Refurbishment for Creighton University
ROOF REFURBISHMENT FOR CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY IN OMAHA, NEBRASKA, USA

This roofing project shows the perfect metal roof effect of our Sarnafil Décor Roofing system.

In 2009, Creighton University needed to replace a standing seam metal roof on a historic campus building and looked for a roofing solution to do the job economically while maintaining the distinctive appearance. Sarnafil Décor Roof solution by Sika was specified to protect the historical exposed roof.

solar Roof SOLARMOUNT-1
SIKA SOLARMOUNT-1: FIELD EXPERIENCES

The aerodynamic mounting system Sika Solarmount-1 was developed for the successful long term use of photovoltaic installations with single ply membranes from Sika. Numerous simulations and tests in the lab and wind tunnel prepared us for the first field trials. So far, this system has been installed in Europe, Asia and America.

roofing The Saffire Resort Coles Bay Tasmania
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