KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXVIII, NO 85

Assembling Propeller Rudder Bearing In The Ship

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Shipbuilding Yard / Russia

 
 

Application Date:

March 2008 and September 2009

 
 

Application Situation:

Two similar bearing lining applications completed in propeller rudder section.

 
 

Problem:

The man-hour would cost a lot of money to the customer to complete these applications, which would be more expensive. The customer chose to use Belzona® solutions in their repairs.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1111

Belzona 1321

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona® Know-How System Leaflet SOS-3, which is also approved by Russian Maritime Register of Shipping.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

With the help of Belzona® materials the repairs have been reliably fixed. It took only 3 days of work and the man-hours to complete the repair were considerably reduced.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General back view of the ship 
  2. General view of a bracket with the exposed plug of the bearing 
  3. View of Belzona® 1111 sealing between bearing lining and body frame of bracket before the injection
  4. Injection of Belzona® 1321
 
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