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VOL XXV, NO 35

Belzona® Protects Potable Water Tanks

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Shipyard, Mallorca, Spain

 
 

Application Date:

December 2010

 
 

Application Situation:

Potable water supply system of the boat.

 
 

Problem:

Two aluminium potable water tanks were suffering pitting corrosion that was decreasing the wall thickness. The substrate had to be protected with a potable water approved coating.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 5811 DW(DW Immersion Grade)

 

Substrate:

Aluminium

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet  TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona products safely protected the tanks from corrosion and allowed a fast and easy back to service with an in-situ application. This avoided replacement of the equipment, making significant coat savings.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the boat
  2. Corrosion in the tank
  3. Coating with Belzona® 5811DW
  4. Final aspect after application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com