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Reduce Flooding In The GCC By Choosing Pitchmastic PmB International

The Middle East and rainfall are not normally considered in the same sentence however recent extensive rainfall during November 2015 and March 2016 mean the effects and outcome now have to be taken seriously.

Torrential rainfall experienced in GCC has caused chaos and severe disruption to airports, roads & schools costing the government and privately owned organisations millions of dollars in unwanted remediation costs.


In an attempt to reduce risks of flooding, roads and open spaces should be equipped with structural waterproofing, high-capacity drainage channels & mechanical expansion joints. Pitchmastic PmB International are able to offer the complete 'water management' solution from their Middle East base.


Pitchmastic PmB International, the global market leading structural protection specialist, offers a comprehensive range of structural waterproofing products and services to protect assets from environmental attack.


With over 60 year's experience and expertise in applying over 11 million m² of waterproofing, Pitchmastic PmB International is one of the largest and most respected organisations in the industry. Pitchmastic PmB International has regional offices, logistics, warehousing, technical support and management team based in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha & Muscat with partners in all GCC countries.


Prevention is better than cure...


Structural Waterproofing

 Structural waterproofing

Image above shows the application of PmB (blue) to Al Sowwah Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE

PmB waterproofing forms a flexible, chemically resistant seamless membrane tough enough to outlast the design of many structures. PmB has exceptional bond strength to all commonly used substrates, has excellent crack bridging capability, a life expectancy in excess of 30 years.


  • 20 year's experience in Middle East
  • Applications include bridges, roofs, tanks, basements and tunnels
  • Spray applied - rapid curing
  • Excellent global track record
  • Seamless membrane
  • Excellent crack bridging properties
  • Quality assured - including pin hole survey
  • Durable, corrosion protection waterproofing
  • BBA / HAPAS certified
  • Longevity in service life


High-Capacity Drainage Channels


Image above shows lightweight channel drainage system

Pitchmastic PmB International provide deck drainage through their sister company Pipeline & Drainage Systems (PDS). PDS are market leaders in innovative drainage products and systems. Envirokerb and Envirodeck ranges of kerb and bridge drainage are the lightest, strongest, and safest products available and can be seen in hundreds of schemes across the world including Changi International Airport.


Mechanical Expansion Joints


Image above shows mechanical expansion joint at Al Ain International Airport

Pitchmastic PmB International provides a complete service to the civil engineering industry for bridge protection which includes the supply and installation of mechanical expansion joints. The bridge expansion joint range of products caters for movements from 20mm through to 300mm and includes Britflex BEJ which is one of the most popular joint systems used on motorway's and trunk road networks with over one hundred thousand linear metres currently in use globally.



Pitchmastic PmB International delivers innovative water management solutions for all fields of application, offering customer support through all stages of a project, from specification to realisation. Contact us today for advise, consultancy and CPD seminars.