KHIA ID: 1202
Industry: General Industry (GIND)
Application: FPA-Floor Problem Areas (FPA)
Substrate: Concrete and Steel
Customer Location: Steel Plant, North Alabama USA
Application Date: 2002
Products: Belzona® 4111 (Magma Quartz)

Problem: Grout had to achieve high compressive strength in short outage time
Photograph Descriptions
  1. After surface preparation
  2. Pouring the Belzona slurry
  3. grouting almost complete
  4. Completed project
Application Situation
Grout had failed around the blast furnace rails
Application Method
Application was carried out in accordance with modified Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-10. The old grout was removed and the rail was alligned and shimmed. A slurry mix of Belzona® 4111 was poured the length of the tract.
Belzona Facts
The fast cure times allowed the mill to be operational within ten hours. Other grouts needed days for cure.