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VOL XXIV, NO 94, ELITE

External Tank Corrosion Protection With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Fuel distribution company, Tamaulipas, Mexico

 
 

Application Date:

August 2000

 
 

Application Situation:

Oil storage tank

 
 

Problem:

Tank walls were suffering from external corrosion

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 6111 (Liquid Anode)
Belzona® 5111 (Ceramic Cladding)

 

Substrate:

Carbon Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

10 years after the application, the inspection showed the Belzona product was in perfect condition. The Belzona application saved the customer an estimated US$ 39,500 through reduced maintenance costs.

 
 

Photographs Description

Surface preparation Applying Belzona® 6111 Application completed Tank ten years after application

 
 
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