You may have noticed on our site that we mention our COVAC coating/Acothane DW a lot and you may be wondering what it is and how does it work. Well, you can rest assured as in this article we will cover all of your questions and queries regarding Acothane DW. So, whether Covac has completed a tank relining job on one of your water tanks before or you are interested in what coating we use, this article will explain everything you need to know about the Acothane DW coating.Continue reading “What is Acothane DW & How Does It Work”
Knowing how to stop erosion in water tanks is essential for those who have concrete water tanks at their facilities. In recent years concrete water tanks have become popular as they are cheaper and have better accessibility compared to steel water tanks. Although concrete water tanks are strong and durable, they are still susceptible to erosion. So, in this article, we will talk you through what you can do to prevent water tank erosion in your concrete water retaining structures.Continue reading “How To Stop Erosion in Water Tanks”
If you do not know why you should choose tank relining over replacement, you could end up spending a fortune on a new water retaining structure. To save you the great cost we have put together this guide on why you should choose to reline your tank rather than replacing your tank. You may believe that your water tank is beyond repair but in our time, we have repaired and relined many tanks that had appeared to have reached the end of their lifetime. So, take note today to ensure you choose the right option when your liquid retaining structure is suffering from faults.Continue reading “Why You Should Choose Tank Relining Over Replacement”
Corrosion is a common problem in all water tanks as they become prone to rust and decay due to the heavy long term use of the structures. However, water tank corrosion is an issue that can be prevented and reduced so your structure can continue to function properly. In this article we will talk you through how to prevent water tank corrosion, so get ready to note down how to stop your structures from corroding.Continue reading “How to Prevent Water Tank Corrosion”
Water tanks are used on a diverse range of sites and for a wide variety of different purposes, with many operating without any problems. However, there is always the risk that unchecked corrosion in a steel tank, failed mastic between joints in a GRP tank or eroded/cracked concrete could be the source of a leak so it is important to have a plan of action. To help you with this, COVAC would like to offer a few pointers on what to do in the event that your water tank starts to leak.Continue reading “What To Do In The Event of A Leaking Water Tank”
Why should you reline a water tank instead of replacing it?
Water tanks play a huge role in providing an efficient water facility to domestic and industrial places.
It’s important to keep water tanks well maintained to ensure they are in the best condition and comply with the current regulations.Continue reading “Top 5 Reasons To Reline Your Water Tank”
Water tanks are generally prone to rust and decay over time from the heavy usage and no matter how clean they are kept, bacteria such as micro-aquatic organisms still get their way in and gradually multiply.
Especially if you have any leaks, cracks and cavities, as they act as great nesting spots for bacteria.Continue reading “Why Water Tank Relining Is The Most Cost Effective Solution”