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VOL XXIII, NO 121

Belzona® Rebuilds Turbo Separator

 
 

Industry:

Pulp & Paper (PLPR)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Pulp & Paper Plant, Bulgaria

 
 

Application Date:

July 2009

 
 

Application Situation:

Turbo Separator ATS21

 
 

Problem:

The basalt tile lining suffered severe abrasion during pulp separation and as a result a lot of broken edges and cracked tiles were present.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1811 (Ceramic Carbide)

 

Substrate:

Basalt tiles, carbon steel and stainless steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SHM-7. Belzona® 1811 was applied to restore surface profile and to produce as smooth as possible surface.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Replacing the broken and cracked tiles was not an option due to cost and time constraints. Belzona was choosen for its fast and in-expensive application. whole repair was done within 48-hour period thus restoring an even surface profile with similar abrasion resistance compared to basalt.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of the damaged tiles around turbo separator outlet
  2. The same view of the outlet after grit blasting
  3. Belzona® 1811 applied to restore damaged tiles
  4. Close up view of the repaired separator inlet
 
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com