The entire global industry is abuzz with the news of the acquisition of Index Construction Systems, a leading manufacturer of roofing and waterproofing systems near Verona, Italy by Sika.

Through this acquisition, Sika is proud to be expanding its bitumen product range. This is a welcome and valuable boost in their position in the Italian regions as well as overseas with more than 100 distributors, including South Africa.

Welcoming the Index range

Sika South Africa’s managing director, Paul Adams, expressed excitement at the upcoming acquisition, saying that the company is extremely excited to welcome the Index range into their roofing and waterproofing business in South Africa on 1 January 2023. Index has been a strong brand in the South African market and comes with a high research and development competence.

Superior range

Being in the South African market for 25 years, it is known for its superior range of high-quality bitumen membrane solutions. It is a significant component in waterproofing solutions, with superior durability, cost-effective benefits and adaptability.

Solutions include:

  • Suitable for standard flat-roof waterproofing.
  • Decorative.
  • Peel and stick.
  • Below-ground waterproofing and green-roof waterproofing solution.

By combining both companies’ products, Sika South Africa will become a comprehensive, full‐range supplier of cutting-edge technologies in the roofing and waterproofing market.

To find out more about the Index range, contact Sika today.

For more information, contact Sika:
Tel: +31 792 6500

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