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VOL XXVIII, NO 225

Belzona® Improves Working Conditions By Sealing The Roof Of A Chocolate Factory

 
 

Industry:

Food & Drink (FOOD)

 
 

Application:

Roof Problem Areas (RPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

MO, USA

 
 

Application Date:

March, 2008

 
 

Application Situation:

Poorly insulated roof  

 
 

Problem:

Minor leaks were causing unsanitary conditions in the kitchen and the HVAC system could not keep up with the major temperature and humidity fluctuations causing discoloration in the highly decorative chocolates.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 3111 (Flexible Membrane)

Belzona 4111 (Magma-Quartz)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

The roof was pressure washed and the parapets were re-pointed with Belzona 4111. The roof was then completely sealed and protected with the Belzona 3111 system. The appliction was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona System Leaflet RPA-10.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The owner remarked about the noticeable difference in temperature and humidity control after just the first coat of Belzona 3111 was applied.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Storefront image 
  2. The roof prepared and ready for application
  3. Picture of the first 1/2 of sprayed Belzona 3111 
  4. Picture of finished installation of Belzona 3111, including repaired parapets
 
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com