Waterproofing Global QAP

Inspection services for all waterproof membrane application techniques.​

Train - Observe - Monitor - Record - Report

In the UK both the NHBC 5.4 report and the BS 8102:2009 – Code of practice for protection of below ground structures against water from the ground, acknowledge that:
  • The choice of the system
  • The manufacture of the system
  • The design and detailing of the system in the construction
  • The application of the system
Will be subject to human error. Given the ever changing climate & geological conditions, its vitally important that human error is reduced. GeoShields inspection services focus on 
  • Type A – Primary Barriers
  • Type C – Water Management Solutions
  • Podium Deck, Green Roof Applications

Independent verification of the installation of waterproof membranes and lining systems on site is critical to achieving the performance required & avoid failure. Human errors in application often prove to be devastating. This is acknowledged by internationally by British Standards.

GeoShield offer, across the globe, comprehensive Waterproofing & Lining Inspection programs that cover all aspects of design, application, training, monitoring, recording & reporting that will unquestionably reduce the element of human error.

The GeoShield on-site Waterproofing QAP program is operational from the initial concept to the buildings completion. GeoShields team of inspectors are all Certified Surveyors of Structural Waterproofing, the team will control the validation procedure and perform all required inspections & testing in a process of Observation / Recording & Reporting.

The frequency and nature of inspections & tests are bespoke to each project and relate to the intricacy of design, level of risk & competency of the application operatives. On a building completion a Verification and Validation report is created for submission to the clients O-M manual containing, site testing and inspection survey documents, photographs and other applicable records. The GeoShield Waterproofing & Lining Application Inspection Program provides:

  • Open conceptual discussion, realising the possibilities available and what is desired / expected by the Client / Designer.
  • Site investigations & surveys at the earliest stages & on-going.
  • Independent soil & water tests for product suitability.
  • Assistance with Project Specific Designs.
  • Project Specific Specifications.
  • Mandatory Pre-Construction meetings attended by all the construction team
  • GeoShield to provide electronic reports & distribute to site.
  • The chosen applicator company to receive Approved Applicator status via GeoShield Ltd.
  • Designated GeoShield Team CSSW (Certified Surveyors in Structural Waterproofing) Qualified Inspectors​
  • All recognised discrepancies & deficiencies in the projects work are corrected with immediate effect.
  • On going post-construction meetings to review the waterproofing systems performance and evaluate for improvement.
  • GeoShield are members of the Property Care Association

GeoShield Quality Assurance Programs
a Global Operation with bases in the UK,
Europe & the Far East

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