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S TA N D A R D C O N STR U CTIO N J OINT DETAIL S - TRAF F IC BEARING SL ABS

Not subject to hydrostatic pressure

Subject to hydrostatic pressure

1” (25 mm)
1.5” (37 mm)
1” (25 mm)
1.5” (37 mm)

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: On the bulkhead formwork modify the forms STEP 4: Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint
to create a linear groove in the finished concrete surface, including over the sealing strip, at the rate of
surface. The linear groove is to be included at all 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2).
construction joints. The linear groove is to be 1½”
Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
(37 mm) high by 1” (25 mm) deep. Position the linear
and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
groove to be closer to the wet side of the element.
waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 2: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
for linear groove. by waterstop manufacturer.
STEP 3: Clean joints, including linear groove, Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
thoroughly. Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry to linear design at the discretion of the designer.
groove at the rate of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill Note 3: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
linear groove with Xypex Concentrate Dry-Pac and application. Specifier may consider the alternative
pack tightly to create the Xypex “sealing strip”. use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.

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STANDARD CONSTRUCTION JOINT DETAILS - NON-TRAFFIC BEARING SLABS & WALLS

Not subject to hydrostatic pressure

Subject to hydrostatic pressure


6” 6”
(150 mm) (150 mm)
6” 6”
(150 mm) (150 mm)
1” (25 mm)
1” (25 mm)
1.5”
(37 mm)
1.5”
(37 mm)

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours, apply STEP 5: Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry coat at 1.5
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surfaces at the rate lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
STEP 2: On the side of the concrete element that will
procedures.
have direct water contact create a linear groove in the
finished concrete surface. The linear groove is to be Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
aligned with and included at all construction joints. and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
The linear groove is to be 1” (25 mm) wide by 1½” waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
(37 mm) deep. The linear groove may be offset to Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
either side of the joint. it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
by waterstop manufacturer.
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
for linear groove. design at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex Note 3: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Concentrate slurry to linear groove at the rate of application. Specifier may consider the alternative
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Xypex “sealing strip”. Specifications for more information.

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S TAN DA R D C O N STRUCTION J OINT DETAIL S - WAL L ONTO SL AB

Not subject to hydrostatic pressure

Subject to hydrostatic pressure

6” (150 mm)
1” (25 mm)

1.5” (37.5 mm)

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply STEP 5: Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry coat at
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). extending to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for
STEP 2: On the side of the concrete element that 48 - 72 hours in accordance with normal Xypex
will have direct water contact modify the formwork to coatings curing procedures.
create a linear groove in the finished concrete surface. Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
The linear groove is to be aligned with the wall to slab and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
joint. The linear groove is to be 1” (25 mm) high by waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
1½” (37 mm) deep. Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork by waterstop manufacturer.
for linear groove. Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
design at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
Concentrate slurry to linear groove at the rate of Note 3: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Xypex “sealing strip”. Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.

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STANDARD CONSTRUCTION JOINT DETAILS - SLAB INTO WALL TO KEEP WATER OUT

Not subject to hydrostatic pressure

Subject to hydrostatic pressure

1.5” (37 mm)

1” (25 mm)

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
STEP 2: Where the slab will contact the wall modify
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
the wall forms to create a linear groove in the finished
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
concrete surface. The linear groove is to be aligned
by waterstop manufacturer.
with the bottom of the slab. The linear groove is to be
1½” (37 mm) high by 1” (25 mm) deep. Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
design at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
in accordance with AC, EN or other accepted quality Note 3: Xypex Admix may be considered for footings
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork for to protect the concrete and thus extend the service life
linear groove. of the structure.
STEP 4: Clean joint including linear groove thoroughly. Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at application. Specifier may consider the alternative
the rate of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
with Xypex Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack to create Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
the Xypex “sealing strip”. Specifications for more information.
STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at
2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2) over sealing strip and
extending to the full area of contact with the slab.
STEP 6: Pour slab as per Step 3.
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STANDARD CONSTRUCTION JOINT DETAILS - SLAB INTO WALL TO KEEP WATER IN

Not subject to hydrostatic pressure

Subject to hydrostatic pressure

6” (150 mm)
1” (25 mm)

1.5” (37 mm)

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). procedures.
STEP 2: Where the slab will contact the wall, create Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
a linear groove in the finished concrete surface of and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
the slab. The linear groove is to be aligned with and waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
included at all slab to wall construction joints. The Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
linear groove is to be 1” (35 mm) wide by 1½” (37 mm) it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
deep. slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
by waterstop manufacturer.
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork for design at the discretion of the designer.
linear groove. Note 3: Xypex Admix may be considered for footings
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex to protect the concrete and thus extend the service life
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of of the structure.
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Xypex “sealing strip”. use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./ Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending Specifications for more information. 
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STANDARD METAL PIPE DETAIL

6” (150 mm)

1.5” (37.5 mm)

1” (25 mm)

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean outside surface of pipe thoroughly and Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
roughen with wire brush or sandpaper. Apply Xypex and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
Concentrate Slurry coat to pipe surface at the rate waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
STEP 2: On water side modify the forms around the
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
pipe to create a linear groove in the finished concrete
by waterstop manufacturer.
surface. The linear groove is to be 1” (25 mm) high by
1½” (37 mm) deep and is to fully encircle the pipe. Note 2: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
application. Specifier may consider the alternative
STEP 3: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of
Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex
Specifications for more information.
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the
Xypex “sealing strip”.
STEP 4: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./
sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
to 6” (150 mm) from pipe. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
procedures.

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CONCRETE WALL AND SLAB – BELOW GRADE - SLAB INTO WALL

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Between pours apply Xypex Concentrate STEP 7: Pour slab as per step 4.
slurry to joint surface at the rate of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. STEP 8: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./
(1.0 kg/m2). sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
STEP 2: On the side of the concrete element that will to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
have direct water contact modify the forms to create in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
a linear groove in the finished concrete surface. The procedures.
linear groove is to be aligned with and included at all Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
construction joints. The linear groove is to be 1” and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
(25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep. waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 3: Where the slab will contact the wall modify the Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
forms to create a linear groove in the finished concrete it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
surface of the wall. The linear groove is to be aligned slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
with the bottom of the slab. The linear groove is to be by waterstop manufacturer.
1½” (37 mm) high by 1” (25 mm) deep. Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
STEP 4: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure design at the discretion of the designer.
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality Note 3: Xypex Admix may be considered for footings
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork to protect the concrete and thus extend the service life
for linear groove. of the structure.
STEP 5: Clean joint including linear groove thoroughly. Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at application. Specifier may consider the alternative
the rate of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
with Xypex Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
create the Xypex “sealing strip”. Specifications for more information.
STEP 6: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 2.0 lb./
sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending to
the full area of contact with the slab.
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RETAINING WAL L

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Between pours apply Xypex Concentrate STEP 5: Apply one coat of Xypex Concentrate slurry
slurry to joint surfaces at the rate of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. at the rate of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. over the sealing strip and
(1.0 kg/m2). extending to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48
- 72 hours in accordance with normal Xypex coatings
STEP 2: On the side of the concrete element that will
curing procedures.
have direct water contact modify the forms to create
a linear groove in the finished concrete surface. The Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
linear groove is to be aligned with and included at all and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
construction joints. The linear groove is to be 1” waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
(25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep. Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
by waterstop manufacturer.
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork for
linear groove. Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
design at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of Note 3: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Xypex “sealing strip”. Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.

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PARKING DECK

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Between pours apply Xypex Concentrate Note 1: Parking decks are normally subject to variable
slurry to joint surfaces at the rate of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. live loads that may create movement in cracks beyond
(1.0 kg/m2). the ability of Xypex to heal. Consult your local Xypex
Technical Representative.
STEP 2: On the bulkhead formwork modify the forms
to create a linear groove in the finished concrete Note 2: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
surface. The linear groove is to be included at all and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
construction joints. The linear groove is to be 1½” waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
(37 mm) high by 1” (25 mm) deep. Position the linear Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
groove to be closer to the top side of the element. it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
by waterstop manufacturer.
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork Note 3: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
for linear groove. design at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of application. Specifier may consider the alternative
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Xypex “sealing strip”. Specifications for more information.

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ROOF / PL AZA DECK

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply Note 1: Roof / plaza decks can be subject to variable
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate live loads that may create movement in cracks beyond
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). the ability of Xypex to heal. Consult your local Xypex
Technical Representative.
STEP 2: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality Note 2: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
concreting authority. and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 3: On top side of the concrete slab create a
linear groove in the finished concrete surface. The Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
linear groove is to be aligned with and included at
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
all construction joints. The linear groove is to be 1”
by waterstop manufacturer.
(25 mm) wide by 1½” (37 mm) deep. The linear groove
may be offset to either side of the joint. Note 3: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
design at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Xypex “sealing strip”. Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.
STEP 5: Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry at the rate
of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and
extending to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for
48 - 72 hours in accordance with normal Xypex
coatings curing procedures.
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HYDRAUL IC EL EVATOR PIT

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply groove in the finished concrete surface. The linear
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate groove is to be 1” (25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep.
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). STEP 9: Pour concrete and strip forms. Clean linear
STEP 2: Where the slab will contact the wall modify groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry to
the wall forms to create a linear groove in the finished the linear groove at the rate of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2).
concrete surface. The linear groove is to be aligned with Fill linear groove with Xypex Concentrate Dry-Pac and
the bottom of the slab. The linear groove is to be 1½” pack tightly to create the Xypex “sealing strip”.
(37 mm) high by 1” (25 mm) deep.
STEP 10: Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry at the rate
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality extending to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork for 48 - 72 hours in accordance with normal Xypex
linear groove. coatings curing procedures.
STEP 4: Clean joint including linear groove thoroughly. Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
the rate of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
with Xypex Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
create the Xypex “sealing strip”. it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 2.0 lb./
by waterstop manufacturer.
sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending to
the full area of contact with the slab. Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
design at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 6: Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry at a rate
of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) to the inground cylinder Note 3: Xypex Admix may be considered for footings
casing where the concrete slab will interface with the to protect the concrete and thus extend the service life
steel cylinder. of the structure.
STEP 7: Pour bottom slab. Tool around the inground Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
cylinder to form a 1” (25 mm) wide by 1½” (37 mm) application. Specifier may consider the alternative
deep linear groove around the cylinder casing. use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
STEP 8: At the bottom of the upper slab to wall
Specifications for more information.
construction joint modify the forms to create a linear
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EL EVATOR PIT / SUMP PIT

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply the linear groove at the rate of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate of m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Concentrate Dry-Pac
2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). and pack tightly to create the Xypex “sealing strip”.
STEP 2: Where the bottom slab will contact the wall STEP 8: Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry at the rate
modify the wall forms to create a linear groove in the of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and
finished concrete surface. The linear groove is to be extending to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for
aligned with the bottom of the slab. The linear groove 48 - 72 hours in accordance with normal Xypex
is to be 1½” (37 mm) high by 1” (25 mm) deep. coatings curing procedures.
STEP 3: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 2.0 lb./ Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending to and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
the full area of contact with the slab. waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
STEP 4: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork for
by waterstop manufacturer.
linear groove.
Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
STEP 5: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
design at the discretion of the designer.
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Note 3: Xypex Admix may be considered for footings
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the to protect the concrete and thus extend the service life
Xypex “sealing strip”. of the structure.
STEP 6: At the bottom of the upper slab to wall Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
construction joint modify the forms to create a linear application. Specifier may consider the alternative
groove in the finished concrete surface. The linear use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
groove is to be 1” (25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep. Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.
STEP 7: Pour concrete and strip forms. Clean linear
groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry to 12
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PL ANTER

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply STEP 5: Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry coat at
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). extending to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for
STEP 2: On the inside of the planter, modify the forms 48 - 72 hours in accordance with normal Xypex
to create a linear groove in the finished concrete coatings curing procedures.
surface. The linear groove is to be aligned with and Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
included at all construction joints. The linear groove and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
is to be 1” (25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep. waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork for
by waterstop manufacturer.
linear groove.
Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
design at the discretion of the designer.
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Note 3: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Xypex “sealing strip”. use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.

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TUNNEL

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply the linear groove at the rate of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate of m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Concentrate Dry-Pac
2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). and pack tightly to create the Xypex “sealing strip”.
STEP 2: Where the slab will contact the wall modify STEP 9: Pour slab per Step 3.
the wall forms to create a linear groove in the finished STEP 10: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5
concrete surface. The linear groove is to be aligned lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
with the bottom of the slab. The linear groove is to be
to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
1½” (37 mm) high by 1” (25 mm) deep.
in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure procedures.
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork for
and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
linear groove.
waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the by waterstop manufacturer.
Xypex “sealing strip”. Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 2.0 lb./ design at the discretion of the designer.
sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending to Note 3: Xypex Admix may be considered for footings
the full area of contact with the slab. to protect the concrete and thus extend the service life
STEP 6: Pour slab per Step 3. of the structure.
STEP 7: At the bottom of the upper slab to wall Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
construction joint modify the forms to create a linear application. Specifier may consider the alternative
groove in the finished concrete surface. The linear use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
groove is to be 1” (25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep. Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.
STEP 8: Pour concrete and strip forms. Clean linear
groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex Concentrate slurry to
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SW IMMING POOL

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
STEP 2: On the inside of the pool, where the slab will
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
contact the wall, create a linear groove in the finished
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
concrete surface of the slab. The linear groove is
by waterstop manufacturer.
to be aligned with and included at all slab to wall
construction joints. The linear groove is to be 1” Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
(35 mm) wide by 1½” (37 mm) deep. design at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure Note 3: Xypex Admix may be considered for footings
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality to protect the concrete and thus extend the service life
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork of the structure.
for linear groove. Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the Specifications for more information.
Xypex “sealing strip”.
STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./
sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
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SEWAGE PL ANT CL ARIF IER TANK

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
STEP 2: On the inside of the tank, modify the forms to
procedures.
create a linear groove in the finished concrete surface.
The linear groove is to be aligned with and included at Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
all construction joints. The linear groove is to be 1” and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
(25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep. waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork
by waterstop manufacturer.
for linear groove.
Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
design at the discretion of the designer.
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Note 3: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Xypex “sealing strip”. use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.

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SCHEMATIC DRAWINGS WITH ADMIXTURE

DIGESTER TANK W ITH KICKER

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
STEP 2: On the inside of the tank, modify the forms to
procedures.
create a linear groove in the finished concrete surface.
The linear groove is to be aligned with and included at Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
all construction joints. The linear groove is to be 1” and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
(25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep. waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork
by waterstop manufacturer.
for linear groove.
Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
design at the discretion of the designer.
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Note 3: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Xypex “sealing strip”. use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.

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SCHEMATIC DRAWINGS WITH ADMIXTURE

RESERVOIR / W ET W EL L

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
STEP 2: On the inside of the tank, modify the forms to
procedures.
create a linear groove in the finished concrete surface.
The linear groove is to be aligned with and included at Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
all construction joints. The linear groove is to be 1” and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
(25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep. waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork
by waterstop manufacturer.
for linear groove.
Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
design at the discretion of the designer.
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Note 3: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Xypex “sealing strip”. use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.

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SCHEMATIC DRAWINGS WITH ADMIXTURE

UNDERGROUND VAULT / DRY W EL L

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
STEP 2: On the outside of vault/dry well, modify the
procedures.
forms to create a linear groove in the finished concrete
surface. The linear groove is to be aligned with and Note 1: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
included at all construction joints. The linear groove is and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
to be 1” (25 mm) high by 1½” (37 mm) deep. waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork
by waterstop manufacturer.
for linear groove.
Note 2: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex
design at the discretion of the designer.
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex Note 3: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the application. Specifier may consider the alternative
Xypex “sealing strip”. use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Specifications for more information.

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PRECAST CONCRETE MANHOL E

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT CONCENTRATE DRY-PAC ADMIX PATCH’N PLUG

STEP 1: Place blocks in joints to allow 0.5” - 0.75” Note: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
(13 - 19 mm) gap between precast sections. Fill application. Specifier may consider the alternative
exterior gap with Xypex Patch’n Plug or Xypex use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Megamix II to a depth of 2” - 3” (50 - 75 mm). Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
STEP 2: In the interior of the manhole, apply slurry Specifications for more information.
of Xypex Concentrate to the interior gap at the rate
of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) then fill gap to the surface
with Xypex Concentrate in Dry-Pac form. Apply slurry
of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over
Dry-Pac and extending to 6” (150 mm) on either side.
STEP 3: Apply slurry coat of Xypex Concentrate
to interior of bottom ring and floor where the invert
interfaces at a rate of 1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2).
STEP 4: Place concrete invert using Xypex Admix
treated concrete and cure in accordance with ACI,
EN or other accepted quality concreting authority.

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BRIDGE

CONCENTRATE SLURRY COAT ADMIX WATERSTOP

STEP 1: Clean joint thoroughly. Between pours apply Note 1: Bridge decks are normally subject to variable
Xypex Concentrate slurry to joint surface at the rate live loads that may create movement in cracks beyond
of 2.0 lb./sq.yd. (1.0 kg/m2). the ability of Xypex to heal. Consult your local Xypex
Technical Representative.
STEP 2: Where the bridge deck topping slab will
contact the bridge parapet, create a linear groove in Note 2: Schematic diagram shows Xypex application
the finished concrete surface of the slab. The linear and waterstops. Inclusion, type and position of
groove is to be aligned with and included at all slab to waterstops are at the discretion of the designer.
parapet construction joints. The linear groove is to be Expanding waterstops may be placed on Xypex after
1” (25 mm) wide by 1½” (37 mm) deep. it has dried or before Xypex slurry application. Xypex
slurry may only be applied over waterstop if approved
STEP 3: Pour Xypex Admix treated concrete and cure
by waterstop manufacturer.
in accordance with ACI, EN or other accepted quality
concreting authority. Strip forms including formwork Note 3: Keyways may be incorporated into the joint
for linear groove. design at the discretion of the designer.
STEP 4: Clean linear groove thoroughly. Apply Xypex Note 4: Schematic drawing shows Xypex Admix
Concentrate slurry to the linear groove at the rate of application. Specifier may consider the alternative
1.5 lb./sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2). Fill linear groove with Xypex use of Xypex Dry Shake (DS-Series) or Xypex
Concentrate Dry-Pac and pack tightly to create the Coatings, where applicable. Refer to Xypex Standard
Xypex “sealing strip”. Specifications for more information. 
STEP 5: Apply slurry of Xypex Concentrate at 1.5 lb./
sq.yd. (0.8 kg/m2) over sealing strip and extending
to 6” (150 mm) on either side. Cure for 48 - 72 hours
in accordance with normal Xypex coatings curing
procedures.
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