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VOL XXIV, NO 83

Sealing Transformer Oil Valves With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)

 
 

Customer Location:

Electricity distribution, Vitoria, Spain

 
 

Application Date:

December 2009.

 
 

Application Situation:

Oil valves feeding a transformer at substation.

 
 

Problem:

Valves were leaking oil due to a defective flange seal.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1161 (Super UW-Metal)

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel and plastic.

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out according to the Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-12,

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Using Belzona surface tolerant material, the leak was stopped reducing maintenance costs and extending the service life of the equipment. Impact on the environment was also reduced.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the location for the unit
  2. Cleaning the application area.
  3. Final result after application of Belzona® 1161 
 
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com