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VOL XX, NO 65

Belzona® Provides Long Term Protection In High Temperature Sulphur

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)

 
 

Customer Location:

Oil Refinery, United Kingdom

 
 

Application Date:

1997

 
 

Application Situation:

Sulphur pit internal equipment

 
 

Problem:

Sulphur at 118-128°C was causing high levels of corrosion.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1591 (Ceramic XHT)

 

Substrate:

Carbon Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets VPF-2.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Initial application was done as a test. This application was still performing well four years later to the customers shock and delight. Since this initial application lids, pipework, viewports, manways, coil legs and pump externals have all been coated.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Pipes ready for application
  2. Brush application of Belzona® 1591
  3. Coated pipes
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com