KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XIII, NO 12

Belzona® Repairs Fueling Hoses

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Ship bunkering (fueling) company, U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

March 1999

 
 

Application Situation:

Bunkering (fueling) hoses

 
 

Problem:

Bunkering hose outer skin damaged, potentially weakening the hose. A rupture could be catastrophic in terms of the environment and safety.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2211 (MP Hi-Build Elastomer)

Belzona® 2911 (QD Conditioner)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflet SOS-12.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Replacement cost of the hose section would have been $5000. Belzona repair cost only $200.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged section removed
  2. Damaged area after conditioning
  3. Applying Belzona® 2211 (MP Hi-Build Elastomer)
  4. Finished application is ready for service
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com