KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XII, NO 15

Belzona® Manway Opening

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Petroleum Refinery in Texas

 
 

Application Date:

1991

 
 

Application Situation:

Manway opening on chemical storage tank.

 
 

Problem:

Opening on chemical tank was corroded to the point where a good seal was not possible.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal)

 

Substrate:

Stainless Steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How Leaflet TCC-10.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

For only $128 in Belzona® 1111 (Super Metal), downtime and expensive welding was averted. The repair has held for many years, and is still in perfect condition.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Surface preparation performed with the repair area taped off.  
  2. Manway rebuilt.
 
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