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VOL XXXIII, NO 29

Belzona® Superwrap II Successfully Tackles A Live Leak Repair

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

 
 

Customer Location:

Florida, USA

 
 

Application Date:

November 2017

 
 

Application Situation:

Fiberglass 36" pipe of a cooling tower.

 
 

Problem:

The pipe burst after an outage causing the plant to shutdown.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1212
Belzona Superwrap II System

 

Substrate:

Fiberglass

 
 

Application Method:

The repair area and a pre-fabricated steel plate were sandblasted. The steel plate was bonded with Belzona 1212 followed by an application of the Superwrap II System.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The pipe burst after another repair had taken place. Belzona Team responded to an emergency call from this Customer promptly, and carried out the repair in 5 hours within the same day as the call was received. The cooling tower and the plant were back on line the next morning.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. Showing damage. 2. Surface preparation. 3. Plate bonding with Belzona 1212. 4. Superwrap II System installed.

 
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