Composite Pipe Repair

Industry: Power Generation - Fossil Fuel

Solution: Coal Pipe Elbows

ID: CPR-1-00067

Project summary:

Numerous coal pipe elbows at a coal-fired plant were badly worn down, with some UT readings below .060″. Ten elbows were repaired using a ceramic reinforced putty followed by a high-temperature carbon fiber composite shell.

  • Date of installation: 3/1/2020
  • End user: Power Generation Facility
  • Facility/Location: North Platte, NE
  • Applicator: Internal Maintenance Team