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Ultratop System – Versatility and Resistance

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modern design aesthetics
Santhosh Prakash
Product Manager (Building Line)
Mapei Construction Products India Pvt. Ltd.

Contemporary and modern design aesthetics are always an interesting challenge for any home decorator. There are so many iterations and variations of styles, from mid-century modern to minimalism, that it can be hard to know whether you’re being cutting edge or pushing things too far. Luckily, if you’re trying to bring a modern look to your home through your flooring choices, Mapei offers range of Ultratop systems that helps you with versatile and rapid setting products. Let us discuss  about  Ultratop range of products:

Ultratop, the key product in the Ultratop System, is a rapid-setting and hardening, self levelling mortar available in 6 different colours (light grey, white, beige, red, anthracite and standard).  It is easy to apply with either hand tools or a pump and is used to form abrasion-resistant floor coatings between 5 to 40mm  thick.  It is suitable for use in a wide variety of settings, which demonstrate the enormous versatility of this product.  Amongst all the key features of the  products, are undoubtedly its application, speed and rapid hardening properties. Another characteristic that encourages the use of Ultratop in Industrial settings is its very high resistance to abrasion.

In fact, flooring made from Ultratop is highly suited in areas where wheeled vehicles are used frequently, such as logistics hubs, production areas, warehouses and production facilities in general.

Ultratop Living, Self-levelling, ultra-quick setting mortar with special hydraulic binders, applied at a thickness between 5 and 15 mm to create abrasion-resistant internal floors, available in colours: white, light grey, anthracite and natural. Ultratop Living is suitable for numerous applications in the decorating sector of building for civil use: Public, Private, Commercial and  Residential.

Some of the applications of Ultratop Living  are :

  • New floors in Shopping Malls, Super markets, Hotels, restaurants shops, showroom and Apartments
  • Abrasion resistant floors on concrete old terrazzo, ceramic and natural stone  subjected to light traffic.

According to EN 13813:2002, Ultratop Living is classified as CT-C30-F7-A12-A2fl– s1. CT refers to the cementitious-based product, C30 and F7 refer to the compressive and flexural strength respectively after 28 days, A12 is the Bohme Abrasion resistance coefficient and A2fl–S1 is the fire reaction class.

Ultratop Loft, One-component,  trowellable coarse-grained cementitious paste applied in layers up to 2 mm thick to create decorative floors with a trowelled or mottled effect.

 

 

Ultratop Loft F is the ideal coating product to create decorative interior floors and walls with a pronounced materic effect. The consistency of the product, reduced thickness of the layer applied the possibility of being applied also on vertical surfaces and of combining it with a various range of colours, allows an infinite variety of original and unique coatings to be created. Some  application  examples

  • Creating floors in shopping centres and residential areas.
  • Creating coatings on floors, walls and ceilings with a trowelled effect.
  • Creating floors and walls in cafes and restaurants.
  • Creating floors in wellness centres, hotel receptions and showrooms.

In all areas in the residential and commercial building sector where a smooth and mottled effect with a cementitious matrix is required.

Ultratop Loft W, One-component trowellable fine-textured cementitious paste applied in layers up to 2 mm thick to create decorative floors with a trowelled or mottled effect.  The consistency of the product, reduced thickness of the coat applied and the possibility of being applied also on vertical surfaces and of combining it with a various range of colours, allows an infinite variety of original and unique coatings to be created.

Some application examples are :

  • Creating floors in shopping centres and residential areas.
  • Creating coatings on floors, walls and ceilings with a trowelled effect.
  • Creating floors and walls in cafes and restaurants.
  • Creating floors in wellness centres, hotel receptions and showrooms.

In all areas in the residential and commercial building sector where a smooth and mottled effect with a cementitious matrix is required.

If used to create decorative floors in environments such as homes, showrooms, shops, etc., Ultratop may be dry-polished to leave an effect that is similar to natural stones, or it may be mixed with natural aggregates which, after polishing, leave an effect which is similar to “terrazzo orveneziana” floor..

For further details :
Mapei Construction Products India Pvt Ltd.
A01, B01, 1st Floor, Solus Jain Heights
Ist Cross J C Road, Bangalore 560 002
Ph.: 080 22221820/40
Email : infoindia@mapei.co.in
Web: www.mapei.in

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