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VOL XXI, NO 1, ELITE

Belzona® Protects Lp Flare Drum

 
 

Industry:

Marine (MRNE)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Danish Offshore Operator

 
 

Application Date:

August 2005

 
 

Application Situation:

Low Pressure Flare Drum with Design conditions -46°C/+99°C and 5 bar pressure.

 
 

Problem:

Failure of existing Glass Flake lining, leading to corrosion

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1521 (HTS1)

 

Substrate:

Carbon Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Belzona® 1521 was applied in accordance with a modified Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 1521 was selected based upon Belzonas track record with its coatings in this service, and the speed of application possible with a spray applied system. In fact this 65m² application was completed, including removal of the existing coating, application, testing and cure in 5 days, reducing downtime for the client. Inspected in 2014 the lining was found to be in excellent condition. Local repairs to mechanical damage carried out before returning vessel to service.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Blast preparation and stripe coat complete.
  2. Spray application and repairs complete.
  3. Inspection after 12 months service.
  4. LP Flare drum in service.
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com