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VOL XXXIV, NO 13

Belzona® Restores Sulphuric Acid Tanks

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Poland

 
 

Application Date:

2018

 
 

Application Situation:

Sulphuric acid storage vessel

 
 

Problem:

Strong corrosion of the steel structure of the installation and the sulphuric acid storage vessel required restoration.

 
 

Products:

Belzona 5811

Belzona 5111

 

Substrate:

Steel

 
 

Application Method:

A thorough abrasive blasting of all metal surfaces of the structure and the tank’s shell was carried out. All sharp parts, i.e. welds and corrosion were leveled. After the degreasing of the surface, the first layer of Belzona 5811 was applied with spraying. Next, another 2 layers of Belzona 5111 were applied in three colours, depending on the part of the structures subjected to painting: gray, blue and yellow.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

The client has been working with the local distribuor for 20 years and had bulit a good level of trust , so much that Belzona was chosen to repair this particular equipment with its durable reputation.

 
 

Photographs Description

1 - The original state of the tank 2 - The structure after blasting 3 - The structure after coating with Belzona 5811 and Belzona 5111 4 - The first completed tank , compared to the unrestored tanks

 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com