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VOL XIII, NO 23

Belzona® Repair To Turbo-Pulper

 
 

Industry:

Pulp & Paper (PLPR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

UK Paper Mill

 
 

Application Date:

1998

 
 

Application Situation:

Stainless steel sealing ring inside turbo-pulper.

 
 

Problem:

Erosion from pulp had worn away the sealing ring exposing the stainless steel bolts.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Stainless steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

To remove sealing ring and replace would have taken a long time and interfered with production. Belzona application carried out within normal shutdown period and has prevented further erosion of the sealing ring and bolts.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The degree of erosion on the sealing ring and bolts clearly evident
  2. Application underway inside the pulper
  3. Sealing ring and bolts completely encapsulated with Belzona® 1111
 
 
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