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Silicone Joint Sealants for Airports and Airfields

Airports and Airfields

Silicone joint sealants provide long-lasting performance for demanding applications.

Protect runways and roadways from severe joint movement and environmental extremes

For joints on demanding airport runways and taxiways, you can trust the proven silicone sealants from Dow Corning, backed by more than 20 years of silicone construction expertise. Dow Corning® brand silicone pavement sealants resist UV radiation, temperature and weather extremes to ensure a durable, long-lasting solution.

Ideal for challenging airfield environments, Dow Corning® silicone pavement sealants provide long-lasting sealing by accommodating thermal movement and movement due to traffic loading, as well as meeting the requirements for flame resistance according to section 4.4.12 of the SS-S-200E (Jet Blast).

How can our airport and airfield sealants help you?

Engineers &
Property Owners

Get the silicone advantage for airports and airfields application

Reliable Dow Corning® silicone joint sealants:

  • Resist UV light, extreme temperatures and help keep water out of joints to prevent freeze-thaw damage

  • Provide excellent recovery, making them ideal for use in joints that experience a high degree of movement

  • Outperform organic alternatives – silicones have greater UV stability and temperature and weather resistance to ensure a long life span

  • Create long-term, flexible, low- to ultralow-modulus, high-elongation silicone rubber seals capable of withstanding extension of 100 percent and compression of 50 percent of the original joint width

Dow Corning® silicone joint sealants are available in varying product options make it simple to find the right material for your need:

  • Easy-to-install one-part sealants or rapid-cure two-part sealants

  • Ultra-low modulus sealants for joints in concrete and asphalt pavements that place very little stress on the surfaces

  • Self-leveling sealant to reduces labor costs

Explore solutions for airport and airfield joint sealing challenges.

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