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February 20 - February 23, 2018

When refurbishing an old concrete secondary containment wall around a storage tank, what criteria should be used to determine if a crack can be repaired for coating or if the section of the wall should be rebuilt?

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From Warren Brand of Chicago Corrosion Group on March 1, 2018:
If the containment area is structurally sound, any more

From Brian E Bennett of Bennett Construction & Enterprises, LLC on February 27, 2018:
If a crack is 1/4 inch or less, coat it with a pro more

From Larry Muzia of Exceletech Coating & Applications, LLC on February 22, 2018:
It is difficult to properly answer with the limite more

From Michael Halliwell of Thurber Engineering Ltd. on February 21, 2018:
Unfortunately, I can't be much help in terms of cr more

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Tagged categories: Coating Application; concrete; Rehabilitation/Repair; Tanks