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VOL XXVIII, NO 226

Belzona® Protects Centrifugal Pumps Against Erosion-Corrosion

 
 

Industry:

Fluid Flow (FLOW)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

KS, USA

 
 

Application Date:

2004-2005

 
 

Application Situation:

Customer request proven, reliable performance coating to protect and enhance the life of 10 brand new centrifugal pumps prior to installation for a municipal facility.

 
 

Problem:

The project, consisting of ten new centrifugal pumps destined for a municipal facility, was experiencing difficulties in achieving consistent performance specifications due to the extremely irregular and rough castings.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1121 (Super XL-Metal)

Belzona 1341N (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Cast iron and Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Belzona offered a perfect compliment to these new potable water service pumps. The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets CEP-1, CEP-5 and CEP-10 using Belzona 1121 and two coats of Belzona 1341N.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This Belzona solution was expertly accomplished by the in-house personnel and ensured the job specifications were met. Further, the durability of the Belzona system will offer erosion-corrosion protection for many years to come, as well as the continued efficiency enhancement savings.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of Fairbanks-Morse Pentair Pump Group
  2. Centrifugal pump prior to application
  3. Application in progress
  4. Completed application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com