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VOL XIV, NO 31

Belzona® 1391 Protects Beet Cossette Mingler

 
 

Industry:

Sugar (SUGR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Sugar factory in the United Kingdom

 
 

Application Date:

1999

 
 

Application Situation:

The beet cossette mingler vessel operating at temperatures in excess of 70°C and located between the beet slicers and the diffuser.

 
 

Problem:

Excessive corrosion and eventual failure of the existing glass flake protection system.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1391

 

Substrate:

Steel plate

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Corrosion of the vessel if allowed to continue would have led to the operating efficiency of the mingler being impaired. The Belzona product lent itself to application within the confines of the vessel, and protection was applied to the most vulnerable areas of its surface.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the application site
  2. Equipment prior to surface preparation  
  3. Application completed with Belzona® 1391
 
 
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