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VOL XXII, NO 19

Tank Base Sealing With Belzona

 
 

Industry:

Power (POWR)

 
 

Application:

Gaskets, Seals and Shims (GSS)

 
 

Customer Location:

Coal Fired Power Plant, Missouri

 
 

Application Date:

2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Large oil tank

 
 

Problem:

Moisture was seeping through the concrete tank pad and collecting under the tank. Plant officials feared that the tank bottom would be compromised by subsequent corrosion.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 3111 (Flexible Membrane)
 

Substrate:

Carbon Steel/ Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with a modified version of Belzona Know-How System Leaflet GSS-3

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Other products had failed to seal the chime angle. Plant engineers were needing a reliable product that would adhere to both substrates. Belzona was chosen for its ease of application and excellent reputation. The application was completed quickly and effectively.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Chime angle before application
  2. Application underway
  3. View of tank size
  4. Completed Application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com