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VOL XIX, NO 68

Belzona® Seals Leaks In Glass Block Wall

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Wall Problem Areas (WPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

St. Louis University - St. Louis, Missouri USA

 
 

Application Date:

April 2005

 
 

Application Situation:

External glass block wall at entrance to University

 
 

Problem:

Severe leaks causing interior damage to the ceiling and walls.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 3111 (Flexible Membrane)

 

Substrate:

Concrete, sheetmetal and glass

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet WPA-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 3111 was applied from the top of the glass over deteriorated and leaking calking and attached to the concrete wall at the top. Over the last few years, several contractors had worked on the wall at great expense without solving the problem.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Close up of deteriorated calking
  2. Overall view on east wall
  3. Completed east wall
  4. Completed south wall
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com