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VOL XXIII, NO 5

Belzona® Coats Crossover Floor

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Car Manufacturing Plant, Alabama USA

 
 

Application Date:

October 2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Replace existing floor coating to high traffic crosswalk.

 
 

Problem:

Previous floor coating was not bonded well in many places and needed to be replaced. This is a high traffic interior crosswalk in the plant and needed a non-slip surface.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 5231 (SG Laminate)
 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-3. Existing coating was removed using a walk behind floor grinder before applying the Belzona® 5231 system. applicators used spiked boots to aid access.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 5231 was chosen because the plant was familiar with many of our products already used in the plant. We were also the best option because of the quick cure time. The application started on Friday evening and floor was prepared, two coats of Belzona® 5231 applied and have them walking on it first thing Monday morning.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Removing the existing floor coating
  2. Applying first coat of Belzona® 5231
  3. Applying second coat of Belzona® 5231
  4. Completed application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com