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VOL XXXII, NO 76

Belzona® Quick Efficient Solution For Factory Floor

 
 

Industry:

Food & Drink (FOOD)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Sausage skin factory, Hanko, Finland

 
 

Application Date:

March 2017

 
 

Application Situation:

A synthetic sausage skin factory had numerous floor problems in the process area.

 
 

Problem:

Chemicals were damaging the floor and attacking the grout between tiles.This particular problem area was a 3-4m2 area underneath equipment with leakages. The repair had to be carried out in a 3 day window.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 4154 (Bulkfill Resin)

Belzona 4111 (Magma-Quartz)

Belzona 4311 (Magma CR1)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona system Leaflets FPA-1 and FPA-3. Belzona 4154 was used to fill the larger, deeper areas (up to 100mm). Belzona 4111 was then applied before coating with Belzona 4311 to give a chemical resistant layer to prevent further chemical attack.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona provided a cost-effective solution, which was fully applied in 2 days, 1 day quicker than planned. Cementitious materials would have taken 28 days to cure before a chemical resistant coating could be applied.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Damaged tiles under equipment

2. Belzona  4154 applied to infill deepest damage

3. Application of Belzona 4111 to restore original levels

4. Belzona 4311 coating applied for chemical resistance

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