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Belzona® Repairs Purge Tank



General Industry (GIND)



Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)


Customer Location:

South Florida, USA


Application Date:

May 2014


Application Situation:

Purge tank with hot water.



A purge tank was getting corroded to the point that hot water was seeping through small holes in the tank. Leakage and safety were a great concern.



Belzona 1511 (Super HT-Metal)

Belzona 5892



Carbon Steel


Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance to modified versions of Belzona's Know-How System Leaflets TCC-1 and TCC-15.


Belzona Facts:

The use of Belzona to bond patches over most affected sections proved to be quicker and easier to do than welding. Replacing the tank would have been almost impossible due to costs.


Photographs Description

  1. Condition of the tank
  2. Tank after grit-blasting
  3. Bonding metal patches using Belzona 1511
  4. View of the tank after two coats of Belzona 5892
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