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VOL XXVI, NO 8

Belzona® Reduces Cost Of Expansion Joint Refurbishment

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Public Recreation Facility, BC, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

March 1997

 
 

Application Situation:

The original expansion joint material had failed and no longer provided a seal between the various slabs of concrete.

 
 

Problem:

Deterioration of expansion joints were a constant problem. This facility would budget annually for the replacement of expansion joint material. This repetitive repair and refurbishment work was creating a constant drain on the annual maintenance budget.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2211 (MP Hi-Build Elastomer)

Belzona® 2221 (MP Fluid Elastomer)

 

Substrate:

Concrete and ceramic tile

 
 

Application Method:

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

 
 

Belzona Facts:

After the installation of the Belzona Elastomer joints, annual refurbishment of the expansion joints was eliminated. These joints are now 7 years old and still providing protection

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of deteriorated expansion joint
  2. Application in progress
  3. View of a completed expansion joint section
 
Case study pic one

 

 
 Case study pic two

 

 
 Case study pic three

 

 
 

 

 
 
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