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VOL XXV, NO 49

Belzona® Repairs Ornate School Entrance Porch

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Wall Problem Areas (WPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

High School, UK

 
 

Application Date:

April 2008

 
 

Application Situation:

The porch at the School is made from Cast Concrete and forms an entrance to the School as well as affording some protection from the weather.

 
 

Problem:

Parts of the cast concrete facade have been lost due to weather conditions, frost and snow in particular.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2311 (SR Elastomer)

Belzona® 4141 (Magma Build)

Belzona® 5151 (Hi-Build Cladding

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet WPA-6. Belzona elastomer used to take moulding copies from good areas. Belzona® 4141 then moulded to replicate the weathered areas.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Contractor with assistance from Belzona Consultant devised procedure for restoring this ornate entrance after several other contractors declined the work. The use of Belzona Products and Know-How enabled this impressive entrance to be restored and after 3 years is still looking pristine.  

 
 

Photographs Description

 

  1. Entrance to School with scaffolding and barrier
  2. Inspection of damaged stonework
  3. Close Detail of damage
  4. Completed application after 3 years of weathering

 

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