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VOL XXX, NO 23

Belzona® Keeps Water Out And The Environment Safe

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Ships and Offshore Structures (SOS)

 
 

Customer Location:

FPSO, Brazil

 
 

Application Date:

April 2015

 
 

Application Situation:

Off loading hose damage.

 
 

Problem:

The crew noticed a tear in the rubber of the off loading hose and took the quick decision to call in the experts to repair it with Belzona.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 2911 (Elastomer QD Conditioner)

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 System Leaflet SOS-12. The surface was roughened before the application of Belzona 2911, followed by the reinforced system of Belzona 2211 to the damaged areas.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The quick decision to make the repair with Belzona prevented the seawater to continue into the inside of the hose, which could lead to the disruption of the hose and oil leak. The repair was made in just four hours.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Damaged area
  2. Belzona 2911
  3. Reinforcement sheet
  4. Completed application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com