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VOL XXIII, NO 33

Belzona® Protects Engine Sumps At Oem

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Engineering manufacturer, UK

 
 

Application Date:

March 2008

 
 

Application Situation:

Company won Ministry of Defence contract to build 60 military vehicles. Coating required on engine sumps.

 
 

Problem:

Most of production based on sub-contracting out the work but sump fabricator did not have expertise to specify coating for engine sumps.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 5891 (HT Immersion Grade)
 

Substrate:

Fabricated Steel Sump

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-5. Approved contractor with experience of Belzona coatings applied the system to the confined spaces in the sump.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona coating was approved following independent tests carried out to confirm suitability for the environment. The Belzona coating was also capable of being applied successfully into recesses of the sump.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Coating the difficult areas
  2. Inspection by mirror
  3. Good clean surface finish
  4. An indication of the access difficulties encountered
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com