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VOL XXIV, NO 88

Belzona® Stops Annular Plate External Corrosion

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Gaskets, Seals and Shims (GSS)

 
 

Customer Location:

LPG Tank Farm, Sharjah, UAE

 
 

Application Date:

March 2006

 
 

Application Situation:

Liquid gas tanks.

 
 

Problem:

Annular plate suffering external corrosion from contaminated condensation running down the walls plus the sea water environment gathering between steel and concrete plinth.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 3111 (Flexible Membrane)

 

Substrate:

Concrete & Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know How System Leaflet GSS-3.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Many tank farms in the UAE have used Belzona for tank base sealing and is a proven cost effective solution that avoids the ultimate solution of tank bottom replacement.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Drawing of insulated LPG tank showing areas requiring protection
  2. Application of the Belzona® 3111 System
  3. Close up of condensation running off the annular plate
  4. View of completed application
 
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