KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXII, NO 70

Belzona® Repairs Biodiesel Column

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Biodiesel Producer, Memphis, TN

 
 

Application Date:

November 2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Biodiesel Column

 
 

Problem:

Due to stress on a flange there was a crack at the weld causing Biodiesel to leak. This was 130 feet above the ground.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4301 (Magma CR1 Hi-Build)
 

Substrate:

Stainless Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet CEP-3 & 6.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The Belzona solution offered the customer quick turn-around, without the expense of having to empty the column which they would have had to do if welding.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The column to be repaired
  2. Column under repair
  3. Repaired area on column
  4. Repaired area close-up
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com