MMA is an Epoxy Floor Coating system are specifically designed to be used where fast curing is required and low application temperatures is required. This system can be subject for accepting traffic after as little as few hours where generally not possible with epoxy and polyurethane flooring systems.
The main advantage of MMA flooring systems is their quick curing time and the ability to be applied below zero degrees. Another feature is their excellent weather and UV resistance suitable for Australian outdoor applications.
MMA can be specifically formulated to meet a highly flexible waterproofing requirements with the advantage of having outstanding crack-bridging characteristics while also being traffic resistance.
This highly flexible MMA is a European-manufactured system, solving the problem of outside carpark waterproofing that requires both increased flex as well as high durability to withstand the impact of regular car traffic.
MMA Floor Coating Systems Application:
- Fast turnaround flooring
- Traffic marking
- Anti-slip pedestrian walkways
- Crack-bridging applications in high traffic areas
MMA Floor Coating Systems Key characteristics:
- Tensile Strength: 8Mpa
- Thickness of application: 500 microns to 6mm full trowel application.
- UV stability: High UV stability making them perfect for outdoor applications such as car parks, walkways, and traffic markings.
- Cure time: 40 minutes to 1 hour
- Temperature resistance: 70ºc
MMA is a simple molecule and is often formulated with other methacrylates such as 2-ethylhexyl methacrylate and 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate.
Polymerisation is initiated by an organic peroxide.
About Sydney Epoxy Flooring’s MMA Systems:
MMA system is usually ready to use just two hours after application. Our MMA flooring System allows our clients to regain full use of their environment with a quick turnaround.
Using a methyl methacrylate (MMA) resin system, can accelerate construction programmes associated with new build or refurbishment projects. Sydney Epoxy Flooring’s MMA system offers excellent, abrasion, wear, stain and slip resistance, can withstand thermal shocks and impact, and delivers a joint-free easily cleaned finish. Available in a creative blend of colours and textures Sydney Epoxy Flooring’s MMA Systems are ideal where a new floor needs to be installed quickly.
Sydney Epoxy Flooring’s MMA Flooring system is suitable for use in the retail, commercial, hospitality and stadia sectors as well as the mechanical, chemical, and electronic goods industries. Sydney Epoxy Flooring’s MMA Flooring system is also a popular choice for environments where having a new floor installed fast to avoid the problems traditionally associated with downtime such as the healthcare or manufacturing industries.
Sydney Epoxy Flooring’s MMA Flooring system offers the following formulations within the MMA range:
- MMA Flake System
This system is a seamless, durable methyl methacrylate (MMA) resin floor finish featuring decorative flake blends that delivers a fast-track transformation for commercial and industrial environments.
- Clear MMA System
This system is a hard-wearing, decorative, fast curing MMA resin floor topping made up of colour stable quartz granules in a clear resin binder.
- MMA Solid Color System
This system is a hard-wearing, non-slip, fast-curing MMA coloured resin-based flooring system which provides a textured profile underfoot and heavy traffic area.
Frequently Askes Questions with answers for MMA Floor Coating Systems:
Why is MMA Floor Coating System the most suitable commercial kitchen flooring?
DurabilityHycrete polyurethane cement is heavy-duty, durable, abrasion and impact resistant. Need we say more. The combination of specialist resins and high-quality blended fillers guarantees strength, durability and longevity; it has the strength to outlast the busiest commercial kitchen. Heavy equipment won’t make a dent and clumsy chefs won’t be a problem for this Hycrete system.
Chemically resistantIt’s chemically resistant to acids, caustics, fats and cleaning solutions which is exactly what it will come into regular contact within a commercial kitchen setting. If your flooring surface is not designed to withstand these types of substances then it will not last.
Thermal shock resistanceCommercial kitchen floors are subject to extreme thermal variations and therefore require a specifically designed flooring system. Hycrete polyurethane cement can withstand aggressive conditions and is very resistant to high temperatures and extreme thermal shock conditions such as regular discharges of boiling water and steam which are regular occurrences in a commercial kitchen.
Slip resistanceA safe working environment is critical to a successful operation. Having a heavily slip resistant commercial kitchen flooring system like the Hycrete system is imperative to meeting safety standards and ensuring the safety of those working in the space. Minimising or eliminating slips, trips and falls requires a well-designed commercial kitchen flooring system to ensure your staff’s safety on a daily basis.
Hygienic and safe surface finishFloor finishes need to be clean and serviceable, especially in a commercial kitchen setting. Strict food safety requirements ensure that floors don’t harbour potentially dangerous bacteria; it is of paramount importance in many industries including those that include commercial kitchens. The Hycrete system contains the world-leading antimicrobial Ultra-Fresh technology that has been conclusively proven to provide effective resistance to bacteria, fungi, mould and mildew. The Hycrete system is certified by HACCP Australia as a suitable floor surfacing material for food and beverage facilities that operate in accordance with HACCP based programs. The Hycrete system is also accredited under the Australian Paint Approval Scheme.
Can be applied to 7-day old concreteHycrete polyurethane cement can be installed quickly with little fuss, ensuring that your operations aren’t stopped for a long period of time. If your commercial kitchen is not operating then your bottom line will be affected. The Hycrete system is moisture tolerant and can be applied to a slightly damp surface and is also available with a chemical accelerator for fast cure time even at low temperatures.
VersatilityHycrete polyurethane cement is available in a range of colours for those that consider aesthetics just as important as functionality. It is a visually versatile flooring system that will suit all tastes. If you hadn’t considered a polyurethane floor for your commercial kitchen flooring then you may need to reconsider. It is fast becoming the flooring system of choice for commercial kitchens around the globe.
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Sydney Epoxy Flooring – MMA Floor Coating Systems
If you’re looking for the best Epoxy Flooring in the business in Sydney then look no further. Sydney Epoxy Flooring will ensure that you get the most suited epoxy flooring system for your space, whether it be a commercial kitchen or any other space. Our team of experts will work closely with you to ensure that they understand all of your needs and provide a solution that meets your requirements.
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