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VOL XXIV, NO 73, ELITE

Belzona® Protects Amine Stripper Column

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Petrochemical Company, Egypt

 
 

Application Date:

2008

 
 

Application Situation:

Amine stripper tower (Diglycolamine "DGA") operating at 115°C.

 
 

Problem:

Corrosion had lead to a reduction in the wall thickness forcing a shutdown.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1511 (Super HT-Metal)
Belzona® 1591 (Ceramic XHT)

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel

 
 

Application Method:

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

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona offered corrosion resistant system for the hot chemical process involved. Metal cladding could not be carried out within the time constraints of this short shutdown. Inspection after 3 years service shows coating in excellent condition.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. General view of the column 2. Application of Belzona® 1511 to grit blasted substrate 3. Finished application after pinhole inspection 4. inspection after 3 years service.

 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com