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VOL XXII, NO 122

Belzona® Repairs Meg Tank Holed By Cui

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Oil Major St Fergus Gas plant, Scotland

 
 

Application Date:

May 2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Glycol (MEG) Water tank had been put out of commission due to springing a leak

 
 

Problem:

Corrosion Under Insulatio (CUI) on the vessel had caused a pin hole in the vessel wall

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)
Belzona® 1321 (Ceramic S Metal)
 

Substrate:

Carbon Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-1

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Hot work was not allowed on site without a major shut down. Belzona sealed leak and provided protection to surrounding area to prevent future problems of CUI.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. CUI with pinhole drilled, threaded and bolted
  2. Application of Belzona® 1111
  3. Completion of the Application of the Belzona® 1111 externally
  4. Application of Belzona® 1111 & 1321 intenally over the bolt
 
 
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