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VOL XIX, NO 52

Belzona® Repairs & Protects Filters

 
 

Industry:

Commercial Facilities (COMM)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Five star hotel - Egypt

 
 

Application Date:

December 2004

 
 

Application Situation:

Media filters for the hotels swimming pool.

 
 

Problem:

Severe corrosion of the filters after the failure of its internal coating. The corrosion also caused many holes in the bodies of the filters which were leaking during operation.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® Marine Metal

Belzona® 1341 (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordace with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets TCC-1 & TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Previous coating had failed causing many holes and leaks. Belzona Marine Metal sealed all the holes, while Belzona® 1341 was used as a protective coating to prevent future corrosion. Belzona® 1341 also was chosen due to the fact that it is NSF Approved.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the media filters
  2. Holes caused by corrosion
  3. Old coating failed
  4. Coating was completed after all holes were plugged
 
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