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VOL XII, NO 42

Belzona® 1591 Protecting Coalescer Vessel

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Oil producer

 
 

Application Date:

April 1997

 
 

Application Situation:

Coalescer vessel for installation on a Floating Oil Production and Storage vessel (an FPSO) destined for the North Sea.

 
 

Problem:

Corrosion was anticipated in the lower 1/3rd of the vessel. Design Temperatures were up to 150oC with sea water present.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1591

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel

 
 

Application Method:

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

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona was chosen for vessel protection following extensive testing simulating the operating conditions expected. No other coating was available to withstand the operating temperatures and pressures. Metal cladding could not be carried out within the time constraints of this fast track project.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The Coalescer vessel. 
  2. Application underway inside. 
  3. The lower 1/3rd was protected.
 
 
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