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VOL XIX, NO 21

Belzona® 2111 (D&A Hi Build Elastomer) Saves Utility

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Power Authority, San Antonio, Texas USA

 
 

Application Date:

2002

 
 

Application Situation:

Rubber lined lime slurry tank

 
 

Problem:

Inspection revealed severe corrosion in spots on floor. Customer needed fast, cost effective repair.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2111 (D&A Hi Build Elastomer)

Belzona® 2911 (QD Conditioner)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-3.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Hot vulcanization and liner replacement had been considered but were judged too time consuming and costly. Belzona® 2111 was chosen for its great abrasion and chemical resistance, as well as its ease of application. Repair still in excellent condition after three years of service.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Lime slurry tank showing corrosion in rubber liner
  2. Another view of corrosion
  3. Close up view of corrosion
  4. Belzona® 2111 patch complete
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com