BELZONA BONDS BUSHES INTO TETHER BLOCK
Industry: Oil & Gas (OILG)
Application: MPT-Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)
Substrate: Carbon Steel
Customer Location: Oil & Gas Service Company, UK
Application Date: June 2007
Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)
Belzona® 1321 (Ceramic S Metal)
Problem: Welding the bushes had failed and Mechanical means had been ruled out by the client
- Tether Blocks
- Dry fit of Bush
- Completed job
Requirement to secure Bushes into the Tether Block for a 5 megawatts power generation buoy to be located in the North Sea
Application was carried out in accordance with a modified Belzona Know-How System Leaflet MPT-8.
This was a multi million pound project which had stalled due to the failure to weld the bushes in position.