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VOL XXI, NO 26

Belzona® Safeguards Bottling Plant

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Gaskets, Seals and Shims (GSS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Bottling Plant, Amman

 
 

Application Date:

January 2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Bottling ring 2.7 meters diameter severely eroded and corroded.

 
 

Problem:

Extensive deep pittings and corrosion all over the large ring led to loss of pressure.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

Belzona® 1321 (Ceramic S-Metal)

 

Substrate:

ST 37 Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets GSS-8, GSS-9 & ENC-2.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona saved the customer money plus significantly reduced downtime. A new ring would have cost $70,000 (£34,942) plus two weeks lost production of 13 million bottles.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged ring
  2. Surface preparation
  3. Filling, forming, and coating completed
  4. Back in operation after two days
 
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com