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VOL XXII, NO 98

Belzona® Repairs Rubber Lined Brine Tank

 
 

Industry:

Pulp & Paper (PLPR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Paper Mill, Alabama

 
 

Application Date:

February 2008

 
 

Application Situation:

Rubber lined brine tank in ower house of paper mill

 
 

Problem:

Rubber lining had been damaged locally. It was too costly to get specialist tank repair company to come and make repair.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2111 (D&A Hi-Build Elastomer)
 

Substrate:

Steel and Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with the Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-3.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Would have cost over $2500 for specialist tank company to come make the repair. Used one unit of Conditioner and one unit of Belzona® 2111. Repair was made one day and tank was put back in surface the next day.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Opening to the tank
  2. Exposed metal where repair to be made
  3. Conditioner applied after grinding
  4. Repair completed with Belzona® 2111
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com