KHIA ID: 2710
Industry: Chemical & Petrochemical (PETR)
Application: TCC-Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)
Substrate: Mild Steel
Customer Location: Refinery, Germany
Application Date: September 2010

Belzona® 5851 (HA-Barrier)

Problem: Original paint system was failing allowing pipework to corrode. New protection required to be applied whilst system remained operational.
Photograph Descriptions
  1. Surface preperation underway
  2. Temperature reading of the hot pipe
  3. Application of coating
  4. Finished application
Application Situation
Hot pipework (aprox. 110°C) in the refinery
Application Method
Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona System Leaflet TCC-5. As the pipe was in hot service only minimal surface preparation could be carried out to remove the exsisting coating. Once the pipe was returned to a sound substrate, the product was applied by brush to the hot pipework.
Belzona Facts
Although this was a successful trial the major work which was intended has yet to proceed.