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Belzona® Cold Plate Bonding Eliminates Trip Hazards On Offshore Deck

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Fans, Blowers and Compressors (FBC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Gulf of Mexico, USA

 
 

Application Date:

September 2016

 
 

Application Situation:

Offshore platform with uneven surfaces and large holes cut through deck.

 
 

Problem:

The Customer changed some equipment on their platform which required piping through an existing deck. Without a nearby penetration, the Customer cut large holes for this temporary equipment and later repaired them with bolted panels. The panels and bolts were raised nearly ¾“ above the deck surface creating a trip hazard.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1121 (Super XL-Metal)

Belzona 9341 (Reinforcement Tape)

 

Substrate:

Steel deck plate

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know How System Leaflet FBC-6 for sealing leaks and Belzona Cold Plate Bonding.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona 1121 was chosen to repair the deck and not create a raised repair. Due to the hot sun exposure, the deck was 130F during the repairs which further made Belzona 1121 the best choice for the application.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Trip hazard plate being removed.

2. Surface prepared to near white metal.

3. Applying 1121/9341 composite repair.

4. Completed Application

 
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