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Preparing Concrete Floors for Coatings

From JPCL, January 2013

More items for Surface Preparation

by Tracey Glew, The Preparation Group

This article focuses on the importance of selecting the appropriate method and equipment for preparing concrete floors before applying coatings or other protective systems. Included in the discussion are techniques such as multi-stripping, planing, grinding, and shotblasting as wellas a variety of suitable surface preparation units....
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Comment from Atul Patel, (7/6/2013, 8:52 AM)

It wouls be of interest, if special method is there for removal of oil, from the concrete surface.

Comment from Vishal Gajjar, (4/29/2014, 7:48 AM)

Can you please brief the Multi-Stripping method and tools used for multi-stripping operation?

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