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VOL XXVII, NO 88

Belzona® Repairs Damaged Porcelain Shed

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)

 
 

Customer Location:

Power Distribution Company Substation, UK

 
 

Application Date:

September 2013

 
 

Application Situation:

Procelain shed damaged by contact with mechanical platform access lift during outage procedure.

 
 

Problem:

The Client required a swift repair solution as the outage period was due to close in a matter of days. Insufficient time to dismantle stack, replace with new and re-assemble.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1221 (Super E Metal)

Belzona 2211 (MP Hi-Build Elastomer)

Belzona 4311 (Magma CR1)

Belzona 8112

 

Substrate:

Porcelain

 
 

Application Method:

The porcelain insulator rebuild repair was completed in accordance with the Belzona Know How System VPF-16

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona was able to provide a swift response service to carry out the successful on Substation repair which was extremely cost effective as opposed to the alternatives which were costly, time consuming and more importantly, missing the switching deadline would have cost the Client many ten of thousands of pounds.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged porcelain shed 
  2. Elastomer former mould 
  3. Elastomer former with Belzona 8112 attached to shed 
  4. Completed repair with innovative rainfall protection
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com