KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXX, NO 116

Belzona® Smooths Airport Runway

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Airport, Northern Texas, USA

 
 

Application Date:

2014

 
 

Application Situation:

Airport runway

 
 

Problem:

Prior patching material failed. A steel plate was used to cover the hole.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 4111 (Magma-Quartz)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA. Old and loose material was removed.  Then, a mixture of gravel and Belzona 4111 was used to bulk up the patch. A batch of pure Belzona 4111 was used to finish the job.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The material was applied at 11:00 PM and the runway was open by 8:00 AM.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Old patch failed and removed
  2. Hole prepared for application
  3. Bulk material to fill the hole
  4. Finished with pure Belzona 4111
 
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