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VOL XXIV, NO 66

Belzona® Repaired Steps In Great Condition After 5 Years

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Local City Council, N.East England

 
 

Application Date:

May 2005

 
 

Application Situation:

Promenade steps on coast needing repairs.

 
 

Problem:

Due to the steps being on the sea front, over a number of years they had deteriotated where the nosings were damaged and in dangerous condition.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4131 (Magma Screed)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The customer had previously carried out localised repairs using alternative concrete repair materials. These products, however, were not effective due to poor adhesion and the nature of the coastal environment. An inspection of the Belzona repairs was carried out after 5 years and there is no signs of deteriaton or damage to the step nosings.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Steps before repair
  2. Immediately after repair
  3. Steps after 5 years use
  4. Close up showing no deterioration after 5 years.
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com