KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XI, NO 17

Belzona® Sealant For Methane Powered Engine Pad

 
 

Industry:

Water / Wastewater (WATR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Wastewater Treatment Plant in Texas, U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

January 1994

 
 

Application Situation:

Methane powered engines supply power to the plant

 
 

Problem:

Old cork expansion joint material hardened, allowing vibration to crack the floor outside of the joint area.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2221 (MP Fluid Elastomer)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflet FPA-6.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Over $10,000 was budgeted for new cork material and labor. The cost of the Belzona repair was $1,800, saving the plant over $8,000.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of the engines used at wastwater plant. Three engines are located in powerhouse. 
  2. Old cork removed and new backer rod installed.  
  3. Finished application, Belzona® 2221 ready to handle vibration.
 
Case study pic one

 

 
 Case study pic two

 

 
 Case study pic three

 

 
 Case study pic four

 

 
 
For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com