A rupture in the duct that supplies industrial water from the neutralising tanks to the Grinding plant was detected.

Pipe diameter: 16”
Tank height: 8 meters (approx) 

 

The Problem

A repair by welding or replacement of the section damaged required to stop the water flow and thus the water supply to the plant.

The Unique Solution

The affected area was repaired in the field with UPS 19000 RH Standard Resin & Hardener, UPS 19009 GT Glass Tape (UPS Composite Wrapping) & UPS 19060 SG Stick Grade Metal.
The application took 30 minutes only

It was able to control immediately the water flow

The water supply to the plant was not stopped

The water pressure was lowered for only 3 minutes for the application of UPS 19060 SG Stick Grade Metal

Finally, the water leak was totally stopped

Installation Procedure