KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XVIII, NO 5

Belzona® Protects Chemical Vessels From New

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Chemical Plant in Italy

 
 

Application Date:

September 2001

 
 

Application Situation:

Vessel containing a mixture of Toluene, Benzene and other aromatic fluids in water at ambient temperature.

 
 

Problem:

The vessel manufacturer wanted the longest service life possible and so used a Belzona coating to protect against corrosion.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4311 (Magma CR1)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-3. In order to ease application, the vessel was rotated to remove the need for overhead work.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The customer was so satisfied with this application that other vessels operating in this plant have now been coated.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The vessel before preparation.
  2. Belzona® 4311 being applied.
  3. The completed application was like a work of art!
 
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