KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XIX, NO 45

Belzona® Repairs Ships Generator Shaft

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)

 
 

Customer Location:

Shipping company - Egypt

 
 

Application Date:

February 2005

 
 

Application Situation:

Generator drive shaft of a transport ship.

 
 

Problem:

Worn generator drive shaft located in a narrow, confined place.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona® Know-How System Leaflet MPT-2.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona successfully repaired the shaft in a cramped environment without disassembling the shaft. This allowed the ship to keep schedule without delay.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. View of the generator shaft prior to the repair.
  2. Surface preparation in progress.
  3. Form was applied. Then excess material was removed.
  4. Completed shaft repair.
 
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