KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XII, NO 49

Belzona® Does Floors

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Beverage Canning Company in Mississippi, U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

January 1996

 
 

Application Situation:

Chemical containment floor drainage area

 
 

Problem:

Extreme erosion surrounding drains due to acidic water discharge

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4131 (Magma Screed)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflet TCC-9.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Concrete would not hold up to the conditions. To remove the tanks and install a new floor would cost $60,000 and require 2-3 weeks downtime. Preparation took 8 hours and the application of product took 8 hours. The customer saved $50,000 by using Belzona.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Application commences, note the erosion of the concrete drain area.  
  2. Application proceeds.  
  3. Finished application, concrete protected and proper drainage restored.
 
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