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VOL XXXIII, NO 111

Belzona® Prevents Water Penetration Into A Data Storage Facility

 
 

Industry:

Commercial Facilities (COMM)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Virginia, USA

 
 

Application Date:

July 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Steps at the entrance to a financial building.

 
 

Problem:

Spider cracks compromising the integrity of the staircase and allowing water to penetrate into the building’s data center underground.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 4111(Magma-Quartz)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

The entire repair was complete on a Saturday afternoon after employees vacated the building. The cracks were filled with Belzona 4111 and the entire surface was restored for waterproofing and a long-lasting protection.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

As an alternative, the Customer considered replacing the steps, or use other coatings. Belzona was chosen as it offered minimal downtime, durability and experience with similar situations.

 
 

Photographs Description

Showing Damage After powerwashing Completed application; the cracks filled, and the steps re-surfaced with Belzona 4111 for a long-term protection

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