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VOL XXV, NO 17

Routine Belzona® Tank Base Sealing Application

 
 

Industry:

Buildings & Structures (BSTR)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Refinery, Thailand

 
 

Application Date:

2002- ongoing

 
 

Application Situation:

Fuel storage tanks

 
 

Problem:

Bitumen sealant had failed to seal beneath the tank base allowing water pentration.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 3111 (Flexible Membrane System)

 

Substrate:

Steel, concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona® Know-How System Leaflets GSS-3.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The flexibility of the Tank Base Sealing System is ideally suited to operation in this hot tropical climate. This is one of more than 50 such tanks now protected with the Belzona Tank Base Sealing System.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. General view of the tank
  2. Deteriorated bitumen being removed
  3. Substrate conditioned
  4. Belzona® 3111 being applied to complete the system
 
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