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VOL XXII, NO 96, ELITE

Belzona® Floor Repair 24 Years On

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Auto manufacturer, Wentzville, MO

 
 

Application Date:

Summer 1984

 
 

Application Situation:

Floor in front of highly trafficed overhead doorway leading to production area. Work had to be carefully scheduled so as not to impede constant traffic flow.

 
 

Problem:

Rough area caused vehicles to lose their load, creating a safety hazard and damage to package contents. In addition, the rough ride damaged sensitive electronic equipment.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4111 (Magma Quartz)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with the Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-1. Application was carried out in two halves so as not to disrupt constant traffic flow.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Safety concerns were paramount. One single piece of damaged electronics far surpassed the cost of the entire Belzona application. After 24 years, there is some slight damage, but the floor is still performing satisfactorily.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Original floor in 1984
  2. Belzona® 4111 application completed
  3. Belzona® 4111 in February 2008
 
 
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