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VOL XXVI, NO 45

Belzona® Repairs Damaged Floor At Cider Plant

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Cider producer, Herefordshire, UK

 
 

Application Date:

January 2012

 
 

Application Situation:

Inspection hut floor in cider storage tank area

 
 

Problem:

Due to spilage of cider concentrate the concrete floor had begun to break up and created health and safety issues with trips and slips.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4131 (Magma Screed)

Belzona® 5231 (SG Laminate)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-1. Belzona® 4131 used to repair damaged concrete and level surface before coating with Belzona 5231.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Both Belzona® 4131 and Belzona® 5231 have been used many times around the site to protect against the effects of the cider. Alternatives have been tried before but Belzona offers them the best long term solution. The Belzona system used enabled floor to be levelled and then finished with slip resistant hygenic surface.  

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged floor
  2. Application of Belzona® 4131 including conditioner to ensure maximum adhesion
  3. Complete floor repaired with Belzona® 4131
  4. Application of Belzona® 5231 completed
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com