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VOL XXXI, NO 133

Belzona® Eliminates Trip Hazard From Drain Covers

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Shopping centre, Bankstown, Australia

 
 

Application Date:

May 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Drain covers in various areas of shopping centre. 

 
 

Problem:

Existing drain covers were proud of surface creating a potential trip hazard.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 4111 (Magma Quartz)

Belzona 4411 (Granogrip)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know- How System leaflets FPA-1 & FPA-8. Concrete was ground away and Belzona 4111 used to re-install plates at ground level. Plates were then coated with Belzona 4411 Granogrip to provide slip resistance.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The finished outcome eliminated the trip hazard and installation did not impact on normal operations around the shopping centre. 

 
 

Photographs Description

1. The raised drain plate

 

2. Belzona 4111 to rebuild drain

 

3. The plate fixed in place

 

4. Coated with Belzona 4411

 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com