• 1. Showing Leakage area (WOOD PLUG) was used to stop the leakage

  • 2. A CS box with weep hole was fabricated to cover the whole affected area

  • 3. A pneumatic grinder was used to surface prepare in wet condition

  • 4. The box was pasted with a combination of UPS 19601 bandages and UPS 200 EG – immediate pressed down with large clamp.

  • 5. After the cured UPS products – sealed the box inch by inch from each side

  • 6. After sealing all sides of the box – a further reinforcement application was carried out. NEXT DAY NO MORE LEAKAGE!

Tuesday, 15 July 2014 00:00

Huge Saving Repairing a Water Leak

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UNIQUE POLYMER SYSTEMS DISTRIBUTOR

 

We are glad to state that we have successfully controlled a leakage on the main cold water line at a Power Station in Pakistan with UPS Products.

This has saved the customer more than 200 Thousand US Dollars of production loss in 24-hours. The repair required the engineers to perform hot repair job.


Quantities of UPS Products used in this application.

 

1- UPS-200 EG: 18-Kg


2- UPS-19603 Pipe Repair Bandage: 04-Nos


3- UPS-19605 Pipe Repair Bandage: 04-Nos


4- UPS-19060 Simple Stick: 02-Nos


5- UPS-Glass Tape: One Roll


Application consists of following steps;


1- A CS Box with weep hole design was fabricated to cover the whole effected portion along with 1-ft extra area to all three available sides.

2- A pneumatic grinder used to prepare all the required surface in wet condition.

3- Box pasted with combination of UPS-19001 Bandages/UPS-200 EG and immediately pressed down with a huge clamp covering all the circumference of the pipe.

4- After getting UPS Products cured under the box, we then started sealing the box inch by inch from each side.

5- After sealing all sides of the box, a further reinforcement application was carried out on all border sides of the box.

6- Next day we plugged the weep hole and there is no more leakage.

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