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VOL XXX, NO 120

Belzona® Repairs Damaged Floors Caused By Dripping Problem At University

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

University, New England, USA

 
 

Application Date:

Summer 2014

 
 

Application Situation:

Mechanical room and classroom floors.  

 
 

Problem:

A sweating air conditioner system dripped water onto a mechanical room floor and eventually found the cracks in the classrooms below. High humidity in summer caused condensation on an AC system, which had been recently upgraded. The system was in an area where a building expansion had occurred and a large trough had never been repaired. Additionally, the old building floor and the new building floor were not levelled or of similar construction materials.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 4911 (Magma TX Conditioner)

Belzona 4111 (Magma-Quartz)

Belzona 5231 (SG Laminate)

 

Substrate:

Concrete, Brick, Stone

 
 

Application Method:

The surface preparation was done with the use of hand tools to remove all loose material and contamination. The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Previous applications at the university had demonstrated the superiority of the Belzona solution in countless examples of HVAC equipment.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of the problem with water dripping on the floor
  2. The different floor levels and substrates
  3. Cleaned by hand tools (grinder)
  4. Applying the product by hand
 
 
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