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VOL XII, NO 43

Belzona® 1591 Fast Track Protection

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Oil producer

 
 

Application Date:

April 1997

 
 

Application Situation:

The Oil/Gas Separators (Production and Test) and Flare Knock-Out vessels for installation onboard a Floating Oil Production and Storage vessel (an FPSO) being fast track built for operation in the North Sea.

 
 

Problem:

There was insufficient time available to construct vessels with internal metal cladding.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1591

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out at a Specialist applicators workshop in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflet TCC-5. They were then transported for fitting out and installation on the FPSO.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This project is to develop a small oil field and so costs and particularly timing were critical. Belzona® 1591 was seen as the only coating available to protect the equipment at the operating temperatures expected (up to 150°C).

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. One of the separators mounted in applicators workshop on rotator to make application easier. 
  2. All exposed areas of vessels are coated, including nozzles. 
  3. Completed application.
 
 
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