BELZONA EMERGENCY SHAFT REPAIR AT PULP & PAPER FACILITY
Industry: Pulp & Paper (PLPR)
Application: MPT-Mechanical Power Transmission (MPT)
Substrate: Stainless steel
Customer Location: Pulp and Paper plant, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Application Date: 2008
Products: Belzona® 1221 (Super E Metal)
Problem: A bearing had run dry of lubrication and caused the entire line to shut-down.
- Shaft prior to repair
- Shaft during repair with former in place
- Shaft after repair
Shaft on the Primary paper machine.
Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System leaflet MPT-2.
This roller was a critical in the operation of the plant. With this machine down the entire facility went down. The repair was performed during the lunch hour, saving thousands of dollars in down-time.