BELZONA PROTECTS OFFSHORE CONDUCTOR CABLE
Industry: Oil & Gas (OILG)
Application: SHM-Solids Handling Machinery (SHM)
Substrate: Stainless Steel
Customer Location: Oil Producer,North Sea, Norwegian Sector
Application Date: September 2012
Belzona® 2141 (ACR Fluid Elastomer)
Problem: It was important that clamps, when being slid into position did not damage the conductor cable. Belzona Elastomer lining used to prevent damage.
- First stack of clamps ready for application
- Belzona® 2141 applied
- Splash zone clamps assembled
- Underwater clamp assembly in place
Clamps for securing conductor cable to platform leg.
Application was carried out using a modified version of Belzona System Leaflet SHM-9. Internal areas of clamps were lined with 1mm of Belzona® 2141. An approved paint was applied to exteriors.
The Belzona Elastomer System was chosen as a cost effective alternative to the vulcanizing of rubber sheets to the clamps. 80 half clamps were completed within 2 days.