KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XIX, NO 53

Belzona® Repairs To High Speed Vessel

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Ship repair company - Egypt

 
 

Application Date:

May 2002

 
 

Application Situation:

High speed vessel

 
 

Problem:

Corrosion in the joint between the deck and the upper structure of the vessel.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 2111 (D&A Hi-Build Elastomer)

Belzona® 2121 (D&A Hi-Coat Elastomer)

 

Substrate:

Steel, Aluminium

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets SOS-1 & SOS-2.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 2111 was used to fill corroded areas. In this application a flexible repair material was needed due to the flexing of the launch. Belzona® 2121 was used to further protect the launch without welding the dissimiliar metals.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The corroded structure of the launch
  2. Application of Belzona® 2111
  3. Belzona® 2121 coating was applied to seal the whole area
  4. Launch ready for service
 
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