BELZONA PROTECTS PIPEWORK ON SEWAGE OVERFLOW SYSTEM
Industry: Water / Wastewater (WATR)
Application: VPF-Valves, Pipes and Fittings (VPF)
Substrate: Mild steel
Customer Location: Water company, Essex, UK
Application Date: August 2012
Belzona 5811 (Immersion Grade)
Problem: The newly fitted pipework had a paint system which was already showing signs of failure. Client required system to provide long term corrosion protection and be resistant to raw sewage.
1. Upper pipework 2. Lower pipework 3. & 4. Completed pipework
New high capacity sewage overflow system constructed for the local water company.
Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet VPF-2 and the Belzona 5811 Instructions-for Use leaflet.
The customer was looking for a system that would provide chemical resistance as well as being a long lasting coating. Being only a two coat application allowed a quick turn-around. Local by-laws required that all newly erected structures on-site to be coated black.