BELZONA EMERGENCY LEAK SEALING
Industry: Water / Wastewater (WATR)
Application: VPF-Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)
Substrate: Carbon steel
Customer Location: Waste Water Utility / Oklahoma
Application Date: April, 2006
Belzona 1291 (ES Metal)Belzona 1221 (Super E Metal)
Problem: Line sprung a leak in an odd spot right next to a chemical injection nozzle which made the repair impossible with a normal clamp.
- Rags over leak to keep the spray down
- Sanding the leak and getting wet
- Belzona® 1291 applied and leak stopped
- Belzona® 1221 applied and leak fixed for good
Main effluent line operating at 35psi could not be shut down since plant already operating above normal capacity.
Application was carried out in accordance with the Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-11a.
Belzona saved the day for this plant as they feared this leak would keep growing. Two years later this repair is still holding fine.