How IKB Test Center Impressed Petrobras?
one of our distributors in the Brazilian market, has developed a portable line of turbines called Mini Ecus, to be engaged in equipment for repairs in small areas and welded parts. This new line of turbines sparked the interest of companies like who visited our Test Center to test the equipment and define the most appropriate abrasive to meet their requirements.
Trial in details...
- Turbine: Granafer - Mini Ecus 15
- Abrasives: GH18 in steel parts (oxidation grade B and C)
- Cleanliness: SA3
- Purpose: alternative to replace rotating brushes in areas difficult to reach like basements of ships and maritime platforms in weld beads
The trial was successful also in removing epoxy layers, getting excellent results in such a short time that it surprised and impressed Petrobras staff!
We also provided a technical seminar to Petrobras team, with information on surface