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VOL XXI, NO 34

Cooling Tower Coated With Belzona® 5811 By Spray

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Heat Exchangers (HEX)

 
 

Customer Location:

Automotive Plant in Southern Ontario

 
 

Application Date:

February, 2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Cooling Tower in need of protection from environment. Situated inside building.

 
 

Problem:

Previous coating was coming off before going into service.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 5811 (Immersion Grade)
 

Substrate:

Galvanized Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet HEX-12. Spray applied with Graco Extreme 68-1 Pump and heated lines with Viscon heater.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Cost savings will be realized in the life of the coating. Alternative was tried and failed. Belzona was highly recommended based on previous successful applications.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Previous coating easily blasted off.
  2. Application Pump made ready.
  3. Material spray applied to 700 square feet very quickly.
  4. Door closures were also coated and job completed.
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com