BELZONA PROTECTION TO BUTANE TANK BASE
Industry: Chemical & Petrochemical (PETR)
Application: GSS-Gaskets, Seals and Shims (GSS)
Substrate: Steel, Concrete and Timber
Customer Location: International Petroleum Company - Australia
Application Date: 2002
Belzona® 3211 (Lagseal)
Problem: Corrosion at base of tank. At same time, timber supports were being renewed.
- General view of the tank
- Preparation of tank and base underway. Tank jacked up ready to install new timbers
- Application underway
- Application being completed
Insulated tank containing Butane at -6°C (21°F).
Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet GSS-3.
Belzona application creates a flexible,waterproof but microporous seal at junction of tank and base to provide long-term corrosion protection.