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VOL XI, NO 39

Belzona® Two Main Turbine Cooling Water Heads

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Heat Exchangers (HEX)

 
 

Customer Location:

Power Plant in the Midwestern United States

 
 

Application Date:

May 1996

 
 

Application Situation:

Main turbine cooling water heads

 
 

Problem:

As the headers feed water through main turbine cooling system, erosion/corrosion damage to divider plates and interior surface occurs.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona® 1341 (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflets HEX-2 and HEX-3.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

At a cost of only $2925.00 in Belzona product, the power plant customer saved literally thousands of dollars by repairing and protecting this equipment.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Surface preparation complete, rebuilding eroded areas with Belzona® 1111.
  2. Application of second coat of erosion/corrosion resistant Belzona® 1341 begins.
  3. Completed application showing headers repaired and protected.
 
 
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