Najmat Tower is a residential tower located in Reem Island in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The project received Water Ingress Test carried by Propetus on 14th-Oct-2021.
The test was carried by ATTMA attested engineers that ensured the conducted water leakage test is in accordance with AAMA Standard 501.2: Quality Assurance and Diagnostic Water Leakage Field Check of Installed Storefronts, Curtain Walls, and Sloped Glazing Systems.
During the inspection, photos have been taken to document the water leakage test. three samples were tested over different elevation levels, of which all windows met the minimum requirements to be tested according to the standard, which is minimum area of 9.3 sqm, and divided into 6 segments of 1.5m, each tested separately.
Water leakage test of fixed windows is important to ensure the sufficient protection against water infiltration, dust and foreign objects, which is crucial for the comfort of the residents.