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VOL XI, NO 48

Simple Overhead Repairs With Belzona® 4141

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Roof Problem Areas (RPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Electricity Distribution Company

 
 

Application Date:

1993

 
 

Application Situation:

Concrete support columns for electricity supply cables at local sub-station

 
 

Problem:

Severe spalling of the concrete accelerated by the acidic atmosphere generated by local industries

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4141 (Magma-Build)

Belzona® 5151 (Hi-Build Cladding)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out using similar techniques to those detailed in Belzona Know-How leaflet RPA-2. Repairs were finally overcoated with Belzona® 5151 as preventive maintenance on surrounding concrete surfaces.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Use of Belzona® 4141 allowed rebuilding to be carried out without the need to construct special shuttering and use of Belzona® 5151 will ensure similar problems on surrounding areas will not occur.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Close up of the badly spalled concrete  
  2. Work carried out from simple scaffold platform
  3. Close-up of a rebuilt beam prior to application of Belzona® 5151
 
 
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