CS-22 Power Station

Taean Power Station South Korea
Boiler Feed Pumps
Original Set-Up
Twelve large M110 x 4.0 Studs were tensioned using an hydraulic torque wrench until the desired elongation was achieved.
Issues Experienced
  • Weight of large torque wrench in excess of 125kgs
  • Horizontal stud position makes handling difficult
  • Torque caused damage to studs, hex nuts and pump surfaces
  • Irregular torque readings difficult to relate to tension
Technofast Product Used

Special M110 x 4.0 High Temperature EziTite® TR Hydraulic Nuts

  • Easy installation and handling
  • No damage caused to studs or pump surfaces
  • Precise bolt load achieved through simultaneous tensioning
  • Reduction in number of personnel required
Installation Time

Old Method = 8 hours (3-4 personnel)
New Method = 30 minutes (2 personnel)

Time Saving = 7 1/2 hours

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The customer was impressed with the time and Labour savings as well as the safety improvements and is now replacing all standard hex nuts on a further 7 boiler feed pumps with the Technofast EziTite® TR Hydraulic Nut technology

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