Weeping Hole Drain Repair

Project Description – Weeping Hole Drain Repair  

Application - Plug and repair weeping holes and damaged concrete in drains.

Industry - Healthcare/Medical

Contractor - Technical Consulting done by John Alexander and work performed by Customer's Maintenance Crew.

Problem -  Client contacted us about weeping holes in the drains in the mechanical rooms that were leaking into the sub-floor and leaking through to the floor below.  The weeping holes were 1” pipes with eroded concrete around them, four per drain.  

Solution - Cleaned and mechanically prepared the drain. Packed the weeping holes with backer rod and applied Belzona 1111 Supermetal to the concrete and weeping holes.

Product Applied Belzona 1111 Supermetal

Product Detail - A 2-part repair composite for metal repair and resurfacing based on solvent free epoxy resin reinforced with silicon steel alloy. This repair material will not corrode and resists a wide range of chemicals. It is easy to mix and apply without the need of specialist tools and can be machined using conventional tools.