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VOL XVII, NO 40

Protection Of Acid Holding Tank With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Nitrogen Plant - Mexico

 
 

Application Date:

February 2002

 
 

Application Situation:

Exterior protection of acid holding tank.

 
 

Problem:

Failure of existing external coating due to the surrounding environment conditions.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 6111 (Liquid Anode)

Belzona® 5111 (Ceramic Cladding)

 

Substrate:

Carbon Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Modified version of Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Continual failure of coating prompted the plant to utilize a proven alternative. The Belzona coating system will not only provide the needed chemical resistance, but it will provide a long-term solution against UV degradation and overall environmental attack.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Corrosion damage on the side of the tank. 
  2. Overall condition of the tank before application of the Belzona coating system. 
  3. Coating application is complete. The system consists of two coats of both the Belzona® 6111 and Belzona® 5111.
 
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com