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VOL XXVIII, NO 54

Belzona® Adds Safety To Swimming Pool Stairs

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Swimming Pool, Nova Scotia, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

September 2009

 
 

Application Situation:

The swimming pool facility was upgrading the access stairs to the diving tower.

 
 

Problem:

Because of the corrosive environment stainless steel was used for the construction and unfortunately the base was very slippery.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1321 (Ceramic S Metal)

 

Substrate:

Stainless steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-8.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona non-slip safety systems have been successfully applied in a wide variety of immersed and semi immersed situations. The normal stick-on systems were considered but they did not have the life expectancy of the Belzona system.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The surfaces of the stainless steel landings were grit blasted to ensure good adhesion to the metal surface
  2. The area was masked off in a chevron style pattern to ensure adequate safety for the multi directional traffic the landing would be subjected to
  3. The completed application installed at the base of the diving tower.
 
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