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VOL XXXII, NO 54

Protecting A Desalter With Belzona® 1391T

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Oil and Gas Asset Owner, China

 
 

Application Date:

December 2016

 
 

Application Situation:

This desalter needed full internal protection, which included a Belzona fit-for-service lining and Belzona inserts for small bore nozzles. The vessel was designed for operating temperature levels of 20C (68F) minimum, 58 C (136 F) normal, and 70 C (158 F) maximum. The chemical service was crude oil, water and sour gas. 

 
 

Problem:

Newly fabricated vessel which was required to have an internal protective coating.

 
 

Products:

Belzona1391T

 

Substrate:

Carbon Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-5 and TCC-16b . Preformed nozzle inserts were created and bonded into small diameter nozzles to ensure continuity of protection.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Using the Belzona internal coating and nozzle inserts solution , the vessel will have a longer service life.

 
 

Photographs Description

1.Grit Blasting

2.Nozzle Insert

3.2nd Coating

4.Spark Test

 
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