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VOL XXI, NO 68

Belzona® Restoration Of Historic Federal Building

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Roof Problem Areas (RPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Pensacola, Florida

 
 

Application Date:

September 2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Copper gutters of historic site. Gutter system is part of the original structure and it is not permitted by the Federal Government to change materials.

 
 

Problem:

The copper gutters had to be maintained watertight without replacement.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 3111 (Flexible Membrane) fully reinforced system

 

Substrate:

Copper

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona System RPA-6. Power wire brushing and degreasing was carried out prior to application.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

There was no way to replace the copper gutter system as dictated by the Federal Government. Alternatives such as silicone sealants would not provide required longevity. Belzona® 3111 was chosen due to the ability to coat the copper gutter system and maintain its functionality without removal. It maintained appearance to the satisfaction of the engineers.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Belzona® 3111 being applied
  2. Belzona initially applied to gutter seams
  3. View of the finished gutter system coated with Belzona® 3111
  4. Another view of the finished gutter system coated with Belzona® 3111
 
 
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