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VOL XI, NO 26

Belzona® Airtight Control Room

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Gaskets, Seals and Shims (GSS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Power plant in Northern Illinois

 
 

Application Date:

February 1997

 
 

Application Situation:

Control room building at coal yard is pressurized to prevent dust and debris entering the building and interfering with electrical components.

 
 

Problem:

Building is not airtight, causing reduced pressure.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 3211 (Lagseal Membrane)

Belzona® 3921 (GSC Conditioner)

Belzona® 2211 (MP Hi-Build Elastomer)

 

Substrate:

Concrete and metal

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflets GSS-3 and GSS-4.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

After sealing the building with the Belzona system, a 500% increase in pressurization was documented by the customer.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. All entry points made airtight with Belzona® 3211.  
  2. Doorways of the building sealed.  
  3. Belzona® 2211 used to seal where the metal wall meets the floor.
 
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