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VOL XIX, NO 38

Belzona® Repairs Steering Gear

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Cargo Ship - Egypt

 
 

Application Date:

December 2003

 
 

Application Situation:

Rudder stock - upper housing and pintle housing.

 
 

Problem:

Severe corrosion on the affected areas of the rudder stock and pintle housing areas.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super-Metal)

Belzona® 1121 (Super XL-Metal)

Belzona® 9411 (Release Agent)

 

Substrate:

Steel.

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets SOS-3 and MPT-1.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona easily performed the work in-place with minimum repair time. The excellent corrosion resistance of Belzona® 1111 and Belzona® 1121 made them the ideal choice for long-term protection in these areas.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the cargo ship. 
  2. Rudder stock being machined back to its dimensions after repair. 
  3. Belzona® 1121 was applied to both pintle and pintle housing. 
  4. Rudder being installed.
 
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