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VOL XVI, NO 76

Belzona® Provides Erosion/Corrosion Protection To This Potable Water Tank

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Power plant in Texas

 
 

Application Date:

July 1994

 
 

Application Situation:

Potable water holding tank at power plant.

 
 

Problem:

Erosion-corrosion and blistering of original coating.

 
 

Products:

Belzona ® 1341 (Supermetalglide) NSF

Belzona ® 5111 (Ceramic Cladding)

Belzona ® 6111 (Liquid Anode)

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflets TCC-3 and TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The original tank coating failed after three years as a result of cold wall blistering. Belzona ® 1341 (Supermetalglide) NSF was used for erosion/cor-rosion protection. The product is certified to ANSI/NSF Standard 61 as acceptable for use in contact with drinking water.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Internal view of the tank with corrosion evident
  2. First coat of Belzona® 1341 (Supermetalglide)
  3. Application of Belzona® 1341 (supermetalglide) complete
  4. Outside of tank coated with Belzona® 6111 and Belzona® 5111
 
 
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