KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XI, NO 4

Belzona® Floating Orange Hose

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Offshore Oil Port in the Gulf of Mexico, USA

 
 

Application Date:

Ongoing since 1994

 
 

Application Situation:

Floating rail hose

 
 

Problem:

Massive, deep cut in the hose.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2211 (MP Hi-Build Elastomer)

Belzona® 9341 (Reinforcement Tape)

 

Substrate:

Rubber

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How Leaflet SOS-12.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Replacement of the 45-foot long hose would have cost approximately $40,000 with long delivery time. The Belzona application cost only $1,000 saving the customer nearly $40,000.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Repair procedure in progress using Belzona® 9341 (Reinforcement Tape) and special layering technique.  
  2. Belzona® 2211 (MP Hi-Build Elastomer) almost cured.  
  3. Floating hose ready to go.
 
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