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VOL XXIII, NO 56

Belzona® 4181 Takes The Heat

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Chemical plant, Memphis, Tennessee U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

December 2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Rail Cars were cleaned and washed out with steam and chemicals over the railroad track and chemical sump.

 
 

Problem:

Concrete was eroding away due to steam and chemical wash downs.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4181 (AHR Magma Quartz)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-15.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Previous grouts and coatings had failed due to the steam and hot water. Belzona® 4181 provides outstanding resistance to the chemicals and heat in this environment.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Overview of the rail car unloading station
  2. Eroded concrete in the sump
  3. Belzona® 4181 being troweled onto the concrete surface
 
 
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