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VOL XXX, NO 97

Belzona® Repairs Hole On Scum Tank

 
 

Industry:

Water / Wastewater (WATR)

 
 

Application:

Heat Exchangers (HEX)

 
 

Customer Location:

Toronto, ON, Canada

 
 

Application Date:

November 2014

 
 

Application Situation:

Scum tank at a water pollution control plant.

 
 

Problem:

Hole caused by corrosion.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1161 (Super UW-Metal)

Belzona 9111 (Cleaner Degreaser)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet HEX-9 for repairing leaking pipework. The surface was prepared using a grinder to roughen the surface and Belzona 9111 was used to clean the area. Belzona 1161 was applied around the hole and then a piece of metal was placed over the product. Once the piece of metal is in place, Belzona 1161 was applied around the pipe in accordance with Belzona Instructions For Use.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona 1161 bonds firmly to oily, wet and not fully prepared substrates. This system is simple to use and does not require specialist tools. By using Belzona 1161, the customer eliminated expensive replacement costs and minimized downtime.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Prior to application
  2. Preparation in progress
  3. Application in progress
  4. Completed application
 
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