Belzona Repairs Allow Offloading To Resume
Industry: Oil & Gas (OILG)
Application: ENC-Engines and Casings (ENC)
Substrate: Carbon Steel
Customer Location: FPSO, Gabon
Application Date: June 2017
Belzona 1111 (Super Metal)
Problem: Corrosion and significant loss of metal on many areas of one half of the flange face.
1. Localised damage on the flange face
2. After surface preparation
3. Forming in-operation using the other half of the split casing
4. Finished result
Low pressure steam turbine
Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet ENC-7.
The top half of the turbine was used as the former, allowing the repair to be completed in 5 hours. Prior to considering Belzona, the contractor had attempted to weld the area but it had proven impossible, leaving Belzona the only option before ordering a new turbine.