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VOL XXXII, NO 55

Belzona® Protects Hydroelectric Turbines

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Hydroelectric Power Plant, Czech Republic

 
 

Application Date:

October 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Two Kaplan Turbines

 
 

Problem:

Erosion caused by entrained particles in the water, there was also corrosion damage present. 

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1341 (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Cast Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona® Know-How System Leaflet CEP-10.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 1341 was chosen for it's excellent erosion protection, as well as enhancing the efficency of the turbines.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Damaged Turbine 2. Application Situation 3. Coated Blades 4. Completed Application

 
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