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VOL XXVI, NO 3

Belzona® Restores Pump From Sugar Mill

 
 

Industry:

Sugar (SUGR)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Major Sugar Producer, South Africa

 
 

Application Date:

March 2010

 
 

Application Situation:

Pump handling Condensate at 80 °C

 
 

Problem:

Customer looking to repair badly eroded back plate & volute and to coat new Impeller

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona® 1391 (Ceramic HT)

 

Substrate:

Cast Iron

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets CEP-1, 3 & 5. 

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Conventional weld repairs difficult on cast iron. Belzona provides effective rebuild and restoration of profiles without riskof distortion and Belzona® 1391 provides excellent erosion corrosion protection at the pumps 80 °C operating temperature.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Pump after grit blasting
  2. Baddly worn cut water and hole through volute
  3. Finished Application
  4. Pump assembled and ready for despatch
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com