KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XX, NO 14

Belzona® Trough Repair

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Wire and cable manufacturer, Manchester UK

 
 

Application Date:

June 2002

 
 

Application Situation:

Trough used to treat wire in drawing and coating process

 
 

Problem:

Micro-biological fouling occurring in trough due to temperature and pitting of substrate caused by chemicals used. This was causing health and safety issues and also leaks at joints.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1341 (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Aluminium

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona gave a cost effective solution to the problem with the only other alternative being to replace all 320 meters (1050ft) of troughs. System still performing well 3 years on.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The problem
  2. The solution
 
Case study pic one

 

 
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 Case study pic four

 

 
 
For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com