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VOL XXVII, NO 96

Effluent Clarifier Tank Refurbished With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Pulp & Paper (PLPR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Paper Mill, SW England

 
 

Application Date:

August 2013

 
 

Application Situation:

Concrete effluent tank

 
 

Problem:

Breakdown of the concrete substrate due to water ingress and freeze thaw cycles had left the tank at risk of stoppages to production which the client could not afford. Traditional repairs or replacement would take too long and did not fit into the client's production schedule. The client only had a five day window which they could have the clarifier off line,

 
 

Products:

  1. Belzona® 4131 (Magma-Screed) 
  2. Belzona® 5811 (Immersion Grade) 
  3. Belzona® 5151 (Hi-Build Cladding)
 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets FPA-1 & FPA-6

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This Belzona solution was chosen as the Belzona 4131 needed minimal cure time meeting the clients demanding schedule. The Belzona 5811 & Belzona 5151 were applied to extend the life of this crucial site asset by stopping any further water ingress into the substrate.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Area of damage to concrete substrate
  2. Application of Belzona® 4131
  3. Close up of completed application
  4. Completed application, *note customer painted the tanks outside after coating with Belzona® 5151 to match corparte colour scheme.
 
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