KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXIII, NO 18

Belzona® Protects Riser In Splash Zone

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Offshore Platform, Adriatic Sea

 
 

Application Date:

August 2008

 
 

Application Situation:

Riser splash zone from the rubber boot to approximately 3.0m above the water

 
 

Problem:

Corrosion on splash zone

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 5831 (ST Barrier)
 

Substrate:

Wet Carbon Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SOS-21. Surface preparation by grit-blasting (garnet) followed by two coats of Belzona® 5831 applied to the area.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona system was chosen for its ease of application and Belzona® 5831 specifically for its surface tolerance and ability to cure in wet conditions.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Surface preparation by grit- blasting
  2. Washed application area following blasting
  3. Applying first coat of Belzona® 5831
  4. Applying second coat of Belzona® 5831
 
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