BELZONA HOT OFF THE PRESS
Industry: Pulp & Paper (PLPR)
Application: SHM-Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)
Customer Location: Regional Newspaper, Leeds, UK
Application Date: May 2007
Products: Belzona® 2311 (SR Elastomer)
Problem: Large hole torn in the belt caused by a metal tool being dropped onto the belt.
- Damaged belt
- Preparation in progress
- Finished application, with customer admiring his work
Conveyor belt carrying rejected newspapers.
Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet SHM-1.
Due to the nature of the customers business and the need for this particular belt to be running almost 24 hours a day seven days a week, it was impossible to replace the belt and would cost around £3000. Utilising the Belzona system it cost them around £40 in materials and they got the belt back up and running within 2 hours, in time for the next print run.