KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXXII, NO 68

Belzona® Improves Safety With Grip System

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Factory, Kirkop, Malta.

 
 

Application Date:

May 2013

 
 

Application Situation:

Factory main entrance steps.

 
 

Problem:

Marble stairs were very slippery, especially in wet conditions.

 
 

Products:

  • Belzona 4411 (Granogrip)
  • Belzona 9221 (Surefoot Aggregate White)
 

Substrate:

Marble

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-8. The steps were marked and the nosing ground with carbide discs. After masking off all the steps, Belzona 4411 was brushed on and sprinkled with Belzona 9221.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The previous solutions of abrading the nose or stick on strips had proved to be ineffective. Belzona 4411 reduced the potential for accidents as well as creating an aesthetically pleasing finish.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Abraded nosing resulted in a non-effective solution

2. Nosing ground by carbide discs

3. Area Masked off

4. Completed application

 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com