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VOL XIX, NO 58

Belzona® 3111 (Flexible Membrane) Protection In A Power Plant

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Power Authority, San Antonio, Texas USA

 
 

Application Date:

2002

 
 

Application Situation:

Collapsible roof over conveyor belts - in the area between the coalyard and the boiler.

 
 

Problem:

Water getting through collapsible roof seams wets coal and reduces fuel efficiency. Work area extremely dirty due to coal fines from belts.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 3111 (Flexible Membrane)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona® Know-How System Leaflet RPA-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 3111 is ideal for waterproofing roofs where movement is present. Seams were designed into this roof as a safety precaution and the reinforced Belzona system ensures areas below stay dry.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Roof over cascade area prior to the application (note seams). 
  2. Seam areas taped off. 
  3. First coat of Belzona® 3111 applied. 
  4. Completed roof. (Roof was painted following the application of the Belzona.)
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com