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VOL XXX, NO 108

Belzona® Repairs And Protects Concrete Around Handrail Posts

 
 

Industry:

Water / Wastewater (WATR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Straffordville, ON, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

June 2015

 
 

Application Situation:

Concrete around handrail posts at a Water Treatment Plant.

 
 

Problem:

The concrete around the handrail posts was badly spalled. Some of the damage was from a combination of environmental (freeze thaw effect) and proximity of the concrete to the clarifier tanks.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 4131 (Magma-Screed)

Belzona 4911 (Magma TX Conditioner)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-10 for fixing or securing anchor bolts or handrails. A grinder was used to prepare the surface and any loose concrete was removed. Belzona 4911 was applied to the prepared surface using a stiff bristle brush. Belzona 4131 was applied in accordance with Belzona Instructions For Use.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona 4131 has a high performance non-porous resurfacing material that provides excellent protection against the effects of abrasion, impact, vibration, chemical attack, outstanding environmental protection and is impermeable to water. Belzona 4131 is easily applied using a trowel, thus, no specialist tools are required.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Top view of damaged concrete
  2. Side view prior to application
  3. Top view of completed application
  4. Completed application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com