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VOL XVIII, NO 19

Belzona® Paves The Way To Paradise

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Florida Department of Transportation

 
 

Application Date:

October - November, 2002

 
 

Application Situation:

Bridge, Florida Keys

 
 

Problem:

Bridge suffering from thermal cycling, heavy vehicular traffic and vibration, creating potholes and cracks.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4111 (Magma-Quartz)

Belzona® 4151 (Magma Quartz Resins)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets FPA-1 and FPA-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Other conventional repair methods failed in very short time. Belzona® 4151 was mixed with pea gravel. This provided a base layer of material in the cracks and potholes. This was then overcoated with Belzona® 4111. The application took place overnight to minimize traffic interruptions.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. & 2. & 3. Show various trouble spots

4. Ready for traffic

 
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