KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XI, NO 8

Belzona® Lead Chapel Roof

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Roof Problem Areas (RPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Prestigious Ivy League University in the Northeast, U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

Summer 1996

 
 

Application Situation:

Chapel roof at major university

 
 

Problem:

Deteriorating lead roof required long-term protection.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 3111 (Flexible Membrane)

Belzona® 3921 (GSC Surface Conditioner)

Belzona® 9311 (Membrane Reinforcing Sheet)

 

Substrate:

Lead

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How Leaflet RPA-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This 70-year-old roof had experienced deterioration over the years due to atmospheric conditions. The university was considering replacement, however, due to the prestigious work that was done on the lead roofs of the House of Lords in the U.K., Belzona was chosen for this project and extended the life of the lead roof.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Belzona® 3111 (Flexible Membrane) applied to the right, Belzona® 3921 (GSC Surface Conditioner) being applied at left, uncoated section lower left. 
  2. Work continues at the apex.  
  3. Front view of the chapel, lead roof protected.
 
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