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VOL XXII, NO 60

Belzona® Helps To Stop Leakage

Customer Location

Power plant, Bulgaria

Application Date

June 2003

Application Situation

Natural gas transporting pipe in power plant.

Problem

Leakage from the pipe caused by erosion/corrosion.

Products

Belzona® 1221(Super E Metal)

Belzona® 1291 (ES-Metal)

Substrate

Steel

Application Method

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-11a.

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The leakage from the pipe had to be stopped by the fastest possible way. In the situation conventional repair by welding was not possible. The hole was sealed with Belzona in only a couple of hours.

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the pipe to be repaired at high level more than 10 m above the ground 
  2. The hole revealed and surrounding area roughened 
  3. Reinforcement patch applied with Belzona® 1221 pressed over the leak
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