KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXII, NO 142

Belzona® Hot Off The Press

 
 

Industry:

Pulp & Paper (PLPR)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Regional Newspaper, Leeds, UK

 
 

Application Date:

May 2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Conveyor belt carrying rejected newspapers.

 
 

Problem:

Large hole torn in the belt caused by a metal tool being dropped onto the belt.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2311 (SR Elastomer)
 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

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

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Due to the nature of the customers business and the need for this particular belt to be running almost 24 hours a day seven days a week, it was impossible to replace the belt and would cost around £3000. Utilising the Belzona system it cost them around £40 in materials and they got the belt back up and running within 2 hours, in time for the next print run.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged belt
  2. Preparation in progress
  3. Finished application, with customer admiring his work
 
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