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VOL XXIV, NO 60

Belzona® Repairs Leaking Flange Connection On Transformer

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)

 
 

Customer Location:

Electricity Distribution Company, UK

 
 

Application Date:

2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Oil filled Transformer

 
 

Problem:

Oil leaking from flanged pipe connections

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1161 (Super UW metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-11a.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Repairs were carried out in-situ without the need to take the transformer off-line. Belzona® 1161 was applied without having to drain the transformer oil. Repair was total success.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Oil leaking from flange
  2. Belzona® 1161 being applied
  3. Inspection of Belzona® 1161 application
 
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