KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXXII, NO 88

Belzona® Keeps The Tank Afloat!

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Offshore oil production platform, Gabon

 
 

Application Date:

March 2017

 
 

Application Situation:

Floatation tank operating at 90C, in contact with produced water.

 
 

Problem:

The original coating had failed in most areas. Pitting on the bottom head and on the shell manway was of particular concern.  

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1391T

 

Substrate:

Carbon Steel

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-5.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Belzona 1391T has been selected for its corrosion resistance in an immersed environment at high temperatures, offering long term protection for the oil operator.

 
 

Photographs Description

1. View of the tank

2. First coat application completed on the shell

3. Second coat application in progress

4- Second coat application completed on the inner part of the tank

 
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