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VOL XXII, NO 110

Belzona, Alternative To Replacement Of Pipe Bends

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Coal-fired powerplant, Croatia

 
 

Application Date:

March 2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Coal dust transfer pipeline.

 
 

Problem:

Severe erosion damage to pipe bend linings due to the angle and force of coal dust hitting the inner surface of the pipe.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1812 (Ceramic Carbide FP)
 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SHM-8.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

An initial test proved the cost benefit of the application to the customer during 6 months test period. Belzona® 1812 product acted as a wear surface with minimal metal loss recorded.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged pipe close up
  2. Damaged pipe
  3. Applied Belzona® 1812
  4. Application finished
 
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