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VOL XXI, NO 44

Belzona® Protects Oil/Gas Separators

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Oil & Gas Producer- North Sea, UK

 
 

Application Date:

August 2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Internal surfaces of first and second stage separators on an FPSO

 
 

Problem:

The original glass flake coating had failed in service leading to substrate pitting and corrosion.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super-Metal)
Belzona® 1391 (Ceramic HT-Metal)
 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets TCC-3 & -5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona® 1391 was chosen because of its proven record in high temperature environments and particularly resistance to explosive decompression.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view inside separator
  2. Stripe coating
  3. First coat application ongoing
  4. Second coat completed
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com