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VOL XX, NO 4

Belzona® Cement Hopper Flange Repair

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Cement Works, Usje, Macedonia

 
 

Application Date:

August 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Cement hopper flange

 
 

Problem:

Failure of the rubber gasket allowed cement to fall from the hopper when it was being emptied.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1221 (Super E-Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SOS-10b.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This large hopper was full of cement so it was not possible to dismantle the flange and change the gasket, therefore, the Belzona solution of sealing the flange again in-situ was the only quick and cost effective solution.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Application situation
  2. During application of Belzona
  3. Finished application
 
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com