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Case Study - Stainless Steel Tanks

Client: Drinks Manufacturer

Project Brief: The Internal Lining of 2 No. Stainless Steel, Cylindrical Water Retaining Structures

System Specification: Solvent Free Polyurethane

Completion Date: 24th September 2008

COVAC Contract Ref: 752

Summary of Works

2 No. stainless steel, cylindrical, water retaining structures located externally within the grounds of the new plant on the outskirts of the location. Each structure is sized at approximately 3.8m diameter x 4.1m high and are positioned fairly close to each other. The manway access is approximately 500mm long x 400mm high.

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Internal surfaces of the tanks prior to any work commencing.

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The internal substrate of each Tank after being prepared by COVAC Operatives utilizing dry abrasive blasting equipment in accordance with Swedish Standard SA 2.5 BS7079 Part A1 1989.

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All seams and intricate areas were initially ‘stripe coated’ prior to the first full coat. Here the substrates receive the 1st full coat of Solvent Free Polyurethane.

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All intricate areas were again ‘stripe coated’ for a second time. The following photographs show the final application of the 2nd coat of Solvent Free Polyurethane.

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