Prison Steps Repair

Project Description – Apply a non-slip stair nosing to the front steps of a Correctional  Treatment Facility.

Application - Apply a non-slip stair nosing to the front steps of a Correctional & Treatment Facility.

Industry - General Industry: Facilities Maintenance

Contractor - Technical Consulting done by John Alexander and work performed by the building and grounds group from the Correctional & Treatment Facility.

Problem - .The stairs have become slippery when wet and during inclement weather.  The stairs have become a potential slip and fall hazard

Solution - Clean and mechanically prepare the stairs. Taped off the area to be coated and applied Belzona 4411 Granogrip to the stair nosing.  Broadcasted the 9211 Super Grip aggregate into the epoxy and then rolled the area with a 2inch roller to encapsulate the aggregate.  Then pull the tape up and vacuumed away excess aggregate.

Product Applied - Belzona 4411, Belzona 9211

Product Detail - A two-part fluid epoxy resin designed for the creation and repair of safety grip systems on walking surfaces. Used in conjunction with Belzona Aggregates, this solvent free material is ideal where slip reduction, adhesion, chemical or wear resistance are required.

Belzona 4411 (Granogrip) is easy to mix and can be applied manually without the need for specialist tools and will cure at room temperature, eliminating the need for hot work.