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VOL XXI, NO 42

Belzona® Repair Of Floating Hoses

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Oil Refinery, Philippines

 
 

Application Date:

March 2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Fuel transport hoses offshore

 
 

Problem:

Rubber covers and flotation/insulation on fuel hoses was damaged by ships propeller during fuel loading and unloading.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2111 (D&A Hi-Build Elastomer)

Belzona® 2131 (D&A Fluid Elastomer)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

The repair was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SOS-12.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona is the recommended repair option for such repairs. Replacement too expensive and delays unacceptable.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Typical damage 
  2. New insulation being bonded in with Belzona 
  3. Final outer cover build-up and coating 
  4. Completed repair
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com