Composite Pipe Repair

Industry: Power Transmission

Solution: Pipe-Type Cables - Lead-Sheathed

ID: CPR-5-00055

Project summary:

As part of a transmission system refurbishment program, a New York regional utility provider looked to reduce dielectric fluid leaks and increase the reliability of its transmission system. A carbon fiber composite system capable of withstanding 1000 psi of internal pressure was installed on lead-sheathed pipe-type cables.

  • Date of installation: 3/1/2019
  • End user: Regional Utility Provider
  • Facility/Location: New York
  • Applicator: Consolidated Edison CS
  • Products used:
  • CF-500 BD
  • FRP Repair Putty
  • FRP 120 HT
  • FRP 210 HT
  • HP-300 Epoxy