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Original Re- roof with Fosroc Proofex Torchon 2003

original buytnol roof in 2003 original buytnol roof in 2003 original buytnol roof butynol being removed new 12mm H3 plywood substrate being laid 3mm Proofex underlay being torched over vent sheet to new plywood 1st layer 3mm underlay completed east side half way with the underlay, tank fence removed 1st layer 3mm underlay completed over whole roof draining the water tanks flood test working on the water tank plinth 2nd layer White Mineral Chip is torched to the underlay galvanized parapet cap flashings being installed on tapered firings view to east working on parapet flashings roof work is complete, view to east watertank fence has been reinstalled with paint stripped watertank fence has been reinstalled with paint stripped cluster of water pipes watertank fence has new steel bracing installed work is completed

Inspection 2010

inspection 2010 view to east inspection 2010  just after rain, some chip loss west side inspection 2010 east side, less chip loss inspection 2010 closer view of chip loss east side

Inspection 2014

inspection 2014 increased chip loss west side inspection 2014 closer view of chip loss west side inspection 2014 view from west to east inspection 2014 quite heavy chip loss on east side now inspection 2014 view across east side to southeast

Maintenance UV Protective Coating 2016

Jaydex Alumicote, 2 coats.
rain overnight, ponding in usual place ponding water is swept off and ready for pressure washing east side is pressure washed clean west side is pressure washed clean close up view of sheet surface where chips have worn off east side very close up view of bitumen sheet where chips have worn off east side cleaned area around drain west side close up of chip loss west side west side being cleaned, cleaned part furthest away east side being cleaned, cleaned part furthest away cleaning west side, fall restraint harness and rope view across west side after cleaning bituminous aluminium paint prior to mixing there is some surface rust on the galvanized metal parapet flashings rust wire brushed and primed with rust inhibitor there is some surface rust on the galvanized metal parapet flashings rust wire brushed and primed with rust inhibitor there is some surface rust on the galvanized metal parapet flashings rust wire brushed and primed with rust inhibitor rust wire brushed and primed with rust inhibitor there is some surface rust on the galvanized metal parapet flashings rust wire brushed and primed with rust inhibitor new polyurethane sealant around collars bituminous aluminium paint being mixed view from west to east parapet flashings and coving painted first coat east parapet flashings and coving painted first coat progressing away from the east end with the first coat east side first coat view from west to east first coat half way progressing away from the west end with the first coat coating in to centre and escape route down the ladder a week later, 2nd coat to parapets and coving view to east 2nd coat coming back from the east end east end with 2 coats view from west to east, 2nd coat half way view across west end towards the northwest shiny new roof surface

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