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VOL XXXII, NO 150

Belzona® Protects Francis Turbine Runner

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Electricity Producer, Slovakia

 
 

Application Date:

2014

 
 

Application Situation:

Francis Turbine Runner was suffered extensive damage.

 
 

Problem:

Erosion/Corrosion

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1311 (Ceramic R-Metal)

Belzona 1341 (Supermetalglide)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with the Belzona Know-How System Leaflets CEP-1, CEP-3 and CEP-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This was not first Belzona protection of Francis turbine runner for this customer. The client was so pleased with performance of the previous repair they ordered this repair and for a another turbine.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Turbine in very bad condition

2. Repair in progress

3. Repair in progress

4. Turbine like new

 
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