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VOL XXIV, NO 6

Belzona® Protects Newly Constructed Containment Area

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Petrochemical Plant, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

October 2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Newly constructed containment area needed protection before installing tanks and other equipment.

 
 

Problem:

Protective lining required to isolate concrete from minor and major chemical spills.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4111 (Magma Quartz)

Belzona® 5811 (Immersion Grade)

 

Substrate:

1 year old concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System leaflet TCC-15.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 5811 provides excellent resistance to broad range of chemicals (Alums and Hydrochloric acid in this case). Use of beige and grey colors ensures good coverage and protection to the underlying concrete. Belzona® 4111 fillet provides additional security and potential problem areas such as the wall to floor joint.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Surface preparation with high pressure wash
  2. Application of Belzona® 4911 Conditioner
  3. Application of Belzona® 4111 to create a filet on wall/floor junctions.
  4. Application of Belzona® 5811 (beige and grey colors used)
 
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