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Belzona® Repairs And Protects Gaso Treater



Petrochemical (PETR)



Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)


Customer Location:

Houston, TX, USA


Application Date:

November 2012


Application Situation:

Heavy Gas treatment vessels in a refinery



Corrosive process environment used in treating Heavy Gas and Natural Gas caused excessive pitting to vessel walls. Not only did coating have to stand up to this environment it needed to withstand steam out approaching 400F.



Belzona 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona 5892



Carbon Steel


Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with a specific Method Statement developed for this project which included Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-3 for repairing/renewing damaged linings. Belzona 1111 was used for pit filling; Belzona 5892 was applied using a brush as a two coat system in accordance with Belzona Instructions For Use.


Belzona Facts:

Other coating compaines were considered for this job and were recommended by the Customer's corporate office.  Local plant personnel knew of Belzona's success in other vessels and insisted on Belzona 5892.


Photographs Description

  1. Vessel exterior  
  2. Vessel floor and wall 
  3. Close up of pitting 
  4. Finished project
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