BELZONA PROTECTS 35 GATE VALVES FOR REFINERY
Industry: Chemical & Petrochemical (PETR)
Application: VPF-Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)
Substrate: Stainless steel
Customer Location: Petrochemical Company, Sultanate of Oman
Application Date: September 2009
Belzona® 1341 (Supermetalglide)
Problem: All existing valves were suffering severe corrosion from the sea water so new valves being protected as part of preventative maintenance programme.
- Valves open for inspection
- Internal surfaces grit blasted
- Belzona® 1341 application complete after applying 2 coats
- Assembled valve undergoing pressure test
35 new valves acquired for expansion of plant. These valves control the flow of sea water into the plant
Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-2
Belzona coating provides proven corrosion protection required to meet the expansion plants need for preventative maintenance.