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VOL XIII, NO 8

Belzona® Rebuild Of Corroded Rudder Stock

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Merchant vessel, France

 
 

Application Date:

1995

 
 

Application Situation:

Junction of stainless steel liner on rudder stock

 
 

Problem:

Severe erosion-corrosion caused by galvanic corrosion

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona System Leaflet SOS-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The excellent corrosion resistance of Belzona® 1111 and its insulation characteristics made it the ideal choice for long term protection in this area. It was a Bureau Veritas specification.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Work underway on the vessel in dry-dock  
  2. The seal face of the liner was masked before grit blasting  
  3. Completed application
 
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