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VOL XIII, NO 14

Belzona® Solves Dredge Pump Woes

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Marine contractor, Panama City, Florida, U.S.A.

 
 

Application Date:

August 1999

 
 

Application Situation:

Dredge pump repair.

 
 

Problem:

Large roots and stones damaged cutwater and stripped rubber coating from pump.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2311 (SR-Elastomer)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How Leaflet CEP-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Application proceeded rapidly using Belzona® 2311 (SR-Elastomer) to achieve full mechanical properties in less than two hours with minimal downtime for the dredge pump operator.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The damage
  2. Completed repair
  3. Dredge pump ready for service
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com