​​Watson Bowman Acme – bridge and architectural expansion joints, bearings and parking structures

Reliable, Sustainable and Innovative Product Solutions for the Construction Industry


Watson Bowman Acme Corp. is recognized as the worldwide leader in the innovation and development of expansion joints for the bridge construction industry, parking structures and architectural buildings. Using our leadership position in the bridge and parking structure markets, WBA has utilized its' design knowledge and world class manufacturing capabilities to provide a quality line of engineered expansion control systems for both interior and exterior applications for your project.

From simple, small-movement extruded joint seals, to the world's largest bridge structures requiring state-of-the-art large movement or seismically designed joint systems, Watson Bowman Acme has the expertise to meet your project needs. For Design, Innovation, Performance and Manufacture of Quality Expansion Control Systems, Watson Bowman Acme stands as a leader in the construction industry globally. From watertight parking structures to buildings which require expansion joint fire barrier systems, to multi-level segmental bridge structures with sound dampening features.

Watson Bowman Acme has the product - and for instances where none exist, we can custom design the product - to meet your specific project needs.

Watson Bowman Acme believes in collaboration with their valued customers and innovation to provide real value and engineered solutions supported by the best in class customer service that you would expect from a world class leader and BASF Company. Most Watson Bowman Acme products fall into the Wabo brand.

For more information please visit the Watson Bowman Acme global website

Wabo products​

North Africa

For Technical Data Sheets please visit our website: www.algeria.master-builders-solutions.basf.com

East Africa

For Technical Data Sheets please contact us at:  

+254 20 4443454 / 5 / 6 or 

send us an email: graham.dean@basf.com

West Africa

For Technical Data Sheets please contact us at:

+234 1 4607480 or 

send us an email: nair.narayanan@basf.com

Southern African Development Community

For Technical Data Sheets please visit our website at: www.master-builders-solutions.basf.co.za