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VOL XI, NO 27

Belzona® Containment Area Rebuilt And Protected

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Power plant in Illinois

 
 

Application Date:

October 1995

 
 

Application Situation:

Sulfuric acid chemical containment area

 
 

Problem:

Concrete attacked by acid

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4111 (Magma Quartz)

Belzona® 4141 (Magma Build)

Belzona® 4311 (Magma CRI)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflets TCC-9 and TCC-15.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

All previous coatings failed. The application was recently inspected and found to be in excellent condition after 2 years.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Concrete degraded, old coating failed.  
  2. Surface preparation, first power washing, followed by grit blasting.
  3. Floors rebuilt with Belzona® 4111, walls rebuilt with Belzona® 4141, brush blasted and then overcoated with Belzona® 4311 for resistance to sulfuric acid 0-98%.
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com