Novotel Hotel, Christchurch

Project requirement

A weather tight, thermally and acoustically insulated, joint system capable of cycling through the engineered movement requirement and colour matched to the finished facade on three joints with a fire rating requirement on one. The movement requirements were both laterally and in shear.


Seismic Colorseal with movement capability of plus or minus 50% of nominal joint size for 3 joints and WFR2 with movement capability of plus or minus 20% nominal joint size requiring additional shear calculations to meet requirement.


Project details: Novotel

Applicator: Absolute Waterproofing Solutions
Builder: Hawkins
Architect: Jasmax
Completed: June 2013


Project Size: Approximately 120 lm