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VOL XXVIII, NO 32

Belzona® Sets Anchor At The Gearbox Base Of Rod Mill

 
 

Industry:

Mining and Quarrying (MINQ)

 
 

Application:

Floor Problem Areas (FPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

Mine, AM, Brazil

 
 

Application Date:

December 2011

 
 

Application Situation:

There was a need to set intermediate anchors with a fast curing material with efficient anchorage on concrete base.

 
 

Problem:

There was a need to install reinforcement at the anchoring of the concrete with base plate of the gearbox, with the addition of four extra intermediate anchors that could be set efficiently. Return to service needed to be as quick as possible as the damaged base was causing the equipment to break.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 4111 (Magma-Quartz)

Belzona 4151 (Magma-Quartz Resin)

 

Substrate:

Reinforced Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet FPA-10.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona solution offered fast and efficient repair. Cure time was minimum, meeting client’s expectations.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged gearbox base causing excessive vibration
  2. Base holes to anchor’s housing
  3. Anchors set according to template
 
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 Case study pic three

 

 
 

 

 
 
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