KHIA ID: 4694
Industry: Pulp & Paper (PLPR)
Application: FPA-Floor Problem Areas (FPA)
Substrate: Concrete
Customer Location: Paper Mill, SW England
Application Date: August 2013
  1. Belzona® 4131 (Magma-Screed) 
  2. Belzona® 5811 (Immersion Grade) 
  3. Belzona® 5151 (Hi-Build Cladding)

Problem: Breakdown of the concrete substrate due to water ingress and freeze thaw cycles had left the tank at risk of stoppages to production which the client could not afford. Traditional repairs or replacement would take too long and did not fit into the client's production schedule. The client only had a five day window which they could have the clarifier off line,
Photograph Descriptions
  1. Area of damage to concrete substrate
  2. Application of Belzona® 4131
  3. Close up of completed application
  4. Completed application, *note customer painted the tanks outside after coating with Belzona® 5151 to match corparte colour scheme.
Application Situation
Concrete effluent tank
Application Method
Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets FPA-1 & FPA-6
Belzona Facts
This Belzona solution was chosen as the Belzona 4131 needed minimal cure time meeting the clients demanding schedule. The Belzona 5811 & Belzona 5151 were applied to extend the life of this crucial site asset by stopping any further water ingress into the substrate.