KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXIX, NO 67

Belzona® Rebuilds And Protects Rudders

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

BC, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

December 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Rudder

 
 

Problem:

Vessel rudders are subjected to continuous erosion and cavitation attack.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1311 (Ceramic R Metal)
Belzona 1341 (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Mild steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SOS-1/2

 
 

Belzona Facts:

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Rudders in set up after blasting ready for application. 2. Rudders after application of 2 coats of Belzona 1341 Supermetalglide. 3. Condition of rudders / rudder horn after 2½ years of service with Belzona coating.

 
Case study pic one

 

 
 Case study pic two

 

 
 Case study pic three

 

 
 

 

 
 
For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com