KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXV, NO 12

Belzona® Protects Fractionator Tower

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Refinery in Singapore

 
 

Application Date:

April 2001

 
 

Application Situation:

Fractionator tower in cracker unit.

 
 

Problem:

CUI (Corrosion Under Insulation) particularly around the support rings where moisture had accumulated.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 5851 (HA-Barrier)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-5.The insulation was removed from affected areas, substrate prepared and Belzona® 5851 (HA-Barrier) applied to the hot substrate.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 5851 provides excellent corrosion protection to these badly cor-roded areas without interruption to production.

 
 

Photographs Description

General view of the tower. The degree of corrosion clearly evident on the support rings. Application underway. Application complete.

 
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