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VOL XXII, NO 157

10 Years On Belzona® 4131 Keeps On Protecting

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Power Plant, Central Alabama U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

1998

 
 

Application Situation:

Neutralization Basin for a Power Plant was getting attacked by the acid/ caustic mixture.

 
 

Problem:

Chemicals had attacked the old lining and the concrete had deteriorated behind the fiberglass lining. Environmental contamination about to occur.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4131 (Magma Screed)
Belzona® 4141 (Magma Build)
 

Substrate:

concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-9.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona was still protecting the pit beside this one for ten years. When a competitors material failed Belzona was selected to repair this basin. This basin is now ten years old and the second pit is still perfect over 19 years on.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Overview of the deterioration exposed during surface preparation
  2. One hole of 6 inches in depth
  3. & 4 Applying Belzona® 4131
 
 
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