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VOL XXX, NO 68

Belzona® Tank Base Sealing System Offers Cost-Effective Solution

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Gaskets, Seals and Shims (GSS)

 
 

Customer Location:

International Petroleum Company, China

 
 

Application Date:

October 2014

 
 

Application Situation:

Storage tank at tank farm.

 
 

Problem:

The original tank base seal cracked allowing moisture penetration to tank base. This led to corrosion under the tank base.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 3211 (Lagseal)

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel and concrete

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet GSS-3.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The Belzona system met the clients' urgent requirement for a system to resist water, weather and fire. The cost effective Belzona system has been specified into the client’s global standard and all the 40 tanks at the farm are to be protected in 2 years.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Overview of the tank farm
  2. Damaged tank base
  3. Applying Belzona 3211
  4. Completed application
 
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