Presentation on theme: "1 10 Benzene pipe repair A leakage occurred at a carbon steel pipe carrying benzene at a refinery in the Netherlands during Christmas (25.12.). The benzene."— Presentation transcript:
1 10 Benzene pipe repair A leakage occurred at a carbon steel pipe carrying benzene at a refinery in the Netherlands during Christmas (25.12.). The benzene squirted out of a 10 Ø carbon steel pipe from a hole of the size of 1 mm Ø with a pressure of more than 10 bar close (~ 20 mm) to the pipe- support. (No pictures of squirting leak for safety reasons) Pipe-support on sleeper
2 10 Benzene pipe repair All following procedures have been carried out after the shut down of the facility (that means no pressure in the pipe system). The leak was first closed with a piece of Viton rubber glued on a 100 x 100 x 2 mm steel plate, generously filled with MM-metal oL-steelceramic & Hardener red, positioned over the hole and fixed with a Bandit® strap... Cured volcano shaped ridge to create a seating for the viton
3 10 Benzene pipe repair...and generously covered with a thick layer of MM-metal oL- steelceramic but now mixed with Hardener yellow.
4 10 Benzene pipe repair During the Christmas holydays the pipe was put back into service, while a reinforcement box (called mini box) was pre-fabricated at EMHAs workshop.
5 10 Benzene pipe repair On the 4th of January the mini box was mounted over the small plate and fixed with Bandits® to the pipe and its support.
6 10 Benzene pipe repair All seams were closed with MM- metal SS-steel & Hardener red for a fast cure. Between pipe and mini box a closed cell neoprene rubber foam was glued.
7 10 Benzene pipe repair port of injection deaeration port After curing the box was injected with MM-metal SS-steel & Hardener yellow for a more gentle cure and twice the strength. For injection the liquid version of this PolymerMetal is used. deaeration port spare port
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