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With Master Builders Solutions, BASF introduces a global brand of advanced chemical solutions for construction. The brand builds on the strengths of many existing BASF brands and products and represents our experience of more than 100 years in the construction industry.

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BIM Master Builders Solutions

BIM Objects & Digital Construction Tools

Supports product selection, specification and use. More than 200 BIM objects on multiple libraries.

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All our Distributors in South Africa & SADC Regions

Master Builders Solutions South Africa Industrial Flooring MasterTop Ucrete

Industrial Flooring

Our flooring solutions

Concrete Admixtures Master Builders Solutions

Concrete Admixtures

Concrete Admixtures to enhance the properties of concrete

Underground Construction & Mining Master Builders Solutions

Underground Construction

Solutions for the Mining & Construction Industry in South Africa

Concrete Repair & Protection Master Builders Solutions South Africa

Concrete Repair & Protection

Concrete repair, restoration and protection

Waterproofing & Sealants Master builders Solutions

Waterproofing & Sealants

MasterSeal’s one-stop waterproofing Solutions

Performance Grouts BASF Master Builders Solutions South Africa

Performance Grouts

Versatile grouts and anchoring systems

Expansion control systems Master Builders Solutions BASF COnstruction Chemicals Wabocrete MasterFlex

Expansion Control Systems

Expansion joint systems

Sustainability BASF Construction Chemicals Master Builders Solutions

Sustainability at BASF

We create chemistry for a sustainable future.

Lone Star Funds to acquire BASF’s Construction Chemicals business

BASF and an affiliate of Lone Star, a global private equity firm, signed a purchase agreement for the acquisition of BASF’s Construction Chemicals business.


Reinforcement of sprayed concrete for the Mining Industry in South Africa


For permanent sprayed concrete linings, reinforcement is also installed to avoid the development of cracks in the concrete due to shrinkage, as concrete shrinks and is restrained at the same time, as well as to mitigate temperature stresses.


Sprayed Concrete Testing of early strength development in Mining Industry South Africa


Various laboratory tests with cement paste or standard mortar tests are carried out to verify the performance of selected cement and admixture interactions. 


Sprayed Concrete Design Optimization - The Composite Shell Lining | South Africa


It is a further development of the single shell lining system, and consists of two concrete linings, primary (outer) lining and secondary (inner) lining, and a double-bonded spray-applied waterproofing membrane embedded between them. 


Key elements of Sprayed Concrete At Batching Plant and On Site | South Africa


Due to its nature as a spray-applied material, sprayed concrete offers excellent surface sealing and ground strengthening as it perfectly fits the excavation contour, hardening and  gaining strength in a remarkably short time  frame. 


Sprayed concrete - Mix Design and Durability | Mining South Africa


Creating the optimal concrete solution requires experienced concrete knowledge. Suitable materials for the mix (cement, aggregates, superplasticizer, etc.) and the correct alkali-free accelerator must be chosen to optimize pumpability and spraying performance. 


​Is Sprayed Concrete – the Most Important Element in Mining Ground Support?


Sprayed concrete technology has revolutionized tunnel construction and mining operations since the middle of the 20th  century.