Composite wrap repair applied on a reduce over head.

Composite Pipe Repair

Industry: Other

Solution: Process Water and Fire Water

ID: CPR-11-00140

Project summary:

Inspectors at a steel manufacturing facility found a leak on a section of their water pipe. The pipe section was depressurized temporarily, and the area was grit blasted to an SSPC SP-10 Near White metal finish. A 4-layer, high-strength carbon fiber composite was then installed over the reducer to provide a permanent repair for the leak.

  • Date of installation: 10/22
  • Facility/Location: Ohio
  • Applicator: NA Logan
  • Products used:
  • FRP 110 HT Tack
  • FRP 200 Saturant
  • CF-500 BD