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VOL XXXII, NO 63

Belzona® Secures Tower Block

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Wall Problem Areas (WPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Housing Association, Cleveland, UK

 
 

Application Date:

2016

 
 

Application Situation:

Residential Block of Flats

 
 

Problem:

Carbonation of the concrete had caused severe spalling threatening the structure of the balconies and creating a risk of falling debris.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4141 (Magma Build)

Belzona® 5151 (Hi-Build Cladding)

 

Substrate:

Concrete and Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with Belzona system leaflet WPA-4 for the concrete repairs and WPA-1 for the Belzona 5151 anti-carbonation coating.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The client had considered demolition due to the severity of the damage. Traditional repair methods would have been prohibitively expensive or ineffective. The quick, durable Belzona repairs helped make refurbishment a viable option. The client has 3 more identical buildings that will also be receiving a Belzona makeover in 2017

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Overview of completed work.

2. Typical damage.

3. Belzona 4141 Application in progress.

4. Panel completed after coating with Belzona 5151

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