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VOL XXVIII, NO 192

Belzona® Repairs A Dock Hose Before Inspection

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Terminal Dock, Louisiana, USA

 
 

Application Date:

July 2013

 
 

Application Situation:

Rubber Dock Hose with cuts.

 
 

Problem:

Over the years as the dock hose had been drug around the deck and over shipside, the hose had been cut and gouged.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 2311 (SR Elastomer)

Belzona 2911 (Conditioner)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

After proper surface preparation, the application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SOS-12.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Customer spent less than $50.00 to repair cosmetic cut in hose for Coast Guard approval to keep using the hose versus spending $2,500 or more for a new hose. 

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Area being prepared for repair.

2. Area after Belzona 2911 applied.

3. Belzona 2311 applied.

4. Finished repair before tape removed.

 
 
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