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VOL XXIX, NO 70

Protection Of A Chemical Tank At Very High Temperature

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Lavéra, France

 
 

Application Date:

May 2012

 
 

Application Situation:

Tank F110 (diameter : 3m, height : 3,1m)

 
 

Problem:

Tank made of steel can be easily attacked by chemicals at high temperature (165°C)

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1591 (Ceramic XHT Metal)

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application realised in accordance to Belzona system leaflet TCC-5. After degreasing and blasting, Belzona 1591 was applied in a one-coat system (between 600 and 800µm).

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Reduced downtime. Back into service very quickly. Long-term protection in immersion against hot chemical attack.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Blasted surface,
  2. On-going application,
  3. Finished application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com