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VOL XXIII, NO 42

Belzona® Seals Upper Floor Pump Room

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

County Hospital, Colton California U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Pump room at hospital positioned on floor above computer room.

 
 

Problem:

Copper pipes leaking water on the floor was leaking through the concrete to the lower level.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 5811 (Immersion Grade)
 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out using a modified Belzona Know-How System TCC-15. After washing and removing dirt from floor Belzona® 5811 was used to coat the entire floor plus 6 inches up the wall to completely encapsulate the area and to form a containment area.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This application saved the hospital tens of thousands of dollars due to the last time the floor leaked it ruined all of the PCs below.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The pump room showing the pipes that keep leaking
  2. Reinforcement tape used for edges
  3. Back of pump room
  4. Finished floor
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com