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VOL XXXIII, NO 114

Hospital's Engineering Room Expansion Joints Waterproofed With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Commercial Facilities (COMM)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Virginia, USA

 
 

Application Date:

October 2016

 
 

Application Situation:

Expansion joints in an engineering room of a hospital.

 
 

Problem:

Failed expansion joints allowed water to penetrate into a data center potentially creating a hazardous situation for the data center computing equipment.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 2221 (MP Fluid Elastomer)
Belzona 4111 (Magma-Quartz)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

First, the existing joint material was removed, and the concrete was restored with Belzona 4111. A new joint was installed using a foam backer rod and Belzona 2221.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The Customer was familiar with the Belzona products. For this type repair they had tried caulk and lower performance joint sealants and needed a more durable solution.

 
 

Photographs Description

Concrete restoration with Belzoa 4111 New joint installation with Belzona 2221

 
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