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VOL XXXI, NO 102

Belzona® Seals Ceiling In Chicken Plant

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Roof Problem Areas (RPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Alabama, USA

 
 

Application Date:

March 2008

 
 

Application Situation:

Ceiling joints at the Chicken plant 

 
 

Problem:

Carbon steel metal that is between the concrete prefabricated roof is rusting. The rust is falling onto the chickens and workers as they are being processed. The FDA came in and made them do a repair for the problem.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 3921 (GSC Surface Conditioner)

Belzona 3911 (PSC Surface Conditioner)

Belzona 9311 (Reinforcing Sheet)

Belzona 3111 (Flexible Membrane)

 

Substrate:

Concrete and carbon steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet RPA-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The work have to be done on the weekends. The only alternative was to use an epoxy concrete material to seal the joints and stop the rust from falling. Using the Belzona materials, we saved the plant $50,000 and completed the project in four weekends, using 10 buckets of Belzona 3111.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of the joint with metal and concrete
  2. Application of Belzona 3911
  3. Applying Belzona 3111
  4. Completed application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com