BELZONA TANK PLATE BONDING
Industry: Oil & Gas (OILG)
Application: TCC-Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)
Substrate: Mild Steel
Customer Location: Oil Distributor, Merseyside, England
Application Date: October 2006
Belzona® 1121 (Super XL-Metal)
Belzona® 5811 (Immersion Grade)
Problem: Existing coating had delaminated from tank roofs exposing steelwork underneath. This in turn corroded resulting in holed tank roofs.
- General condition of tank roofs
- Blasting the substrate
- Plates in position & Belzona® 5811 being applied
- Completed application
Holed storage tank roofs.
Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona System Leaflets TCC-1 & TCC-5. Belzona® 1121 used to bond plates. Repair then overcoated with Belzona® 5811 to provide corrosion protection.
Customer chose cold repair over welding as tanks contained parrafin and diesel.