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VOL XXVII, NO 40

Belzona® Protects Offshore Conductor Cable

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)

 
 

Customer Location:

Oil Producer,North Sea, Norwegian Sector

 
 

Application Date:

September 2012

 
 

Application Situation:

Clamps for securing conductor cable to platform leg.

 
 

Problem:

It was important that clamps, when being slid into position did not damage the conductor cable. Belzona Elastomer lining used to prevent damage.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2141 (ACR Fluid Elastomer)

 

Substrate:

Stainless Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out using a modified version of Belzona System Leaflet SHM-9. Internal areas of clamps were lined with 1mm of Belzona® 2141. An approved paint was applied to exteriors.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The Belzona Elastomer System was chosen as a cost effective alternative to the vulcanizing of rubber sheets to the clamps. 80 half clamps were completed within 2 days.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. First stack of clamps ready for application
  2. Belzona® 2141 applied
  3. Splash zone clamps assembled
  4. Underwater clamp assembly in place
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com