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VOL XXVI, NO 149

Belzona® Refurbishes Heat Exchanger On Cruise Liner

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Heat Exchangers (HEX)

 
 

Customer Location:

Luxury cruise liner, UK

 
 

Application Date:

September 2012

 
 

Application Situation:

Heat exchanger from air conditioning plant.

 
 

Problem:

The heat exchanger tube sheet was found to be corroded, with isolated pitting in the division bar seal face.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1121 (Super XL-Metal)

Belzona® 1321 (Ceramic S-Metal)

 

Substrate:

Cupronickel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets HEX-1 and HEX-3. corrosion pitting was rebuilt with Belzona® 1121 before applying Belzona® 1321 for overall corrosion protection.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Thanks to the Belzona solution, a full refurbishment including repairs to the corroded areas and protection from future deterioration was carried out on site and with minimal downtime. Additionally, the solvent-free solution proved to be of great benefit to the client due to the confined location of the heat exchanger on-board the cruise liner.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The luxury cruise liner
  2. Damaged tube face
  3. Application of Belzona® 1321
  4. Completed application
 
 
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