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VOL XXXII, NO 49

Belzona® Levels Taxi Stand

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Shopping centre, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

 
 

Application Date:

December 2013

 
 

Application Situation:

Taxi Stand drop off point at shopping centre

 
 

Problem:

The concrete slab, adjacent to the ramp for the taxi stand, had sunk and created a step that had become a trip hazard. This had also made wheelchair access difficult.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 4111 (Magma Quartz)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

This application was carried out in accordance with Belzona System Leaflet FPA-1. Belzona 4111 was used to re-profile the ramp creating a smooth transition from the road onto the footpath.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona 4000 series materials are the product of choice for this busy shopping centre because they allow repairs to be carried out quickly and easily with minimum disruption and at the same time provide long term, permanent repairs. Even after 3 years of constant use , the ramp is still performing well with no signs of deterioration or cracking

 
 

Photographs Description

1. The taxi stand ramp

2. Close up showing the step between the ramp and road with surface preparation underway

3. The finished application

4. Three years on and still in perfect condition

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