Problem Solving Forum (19)


Is it necessary to holiday test the interior lining in the vapor phase (roof) of water storage tanks after coating?


What are the best solutions (and limitations) for refurbishing small diameter (less than 10-inch) embedded pipelines with multiple bends?


When performing maintenance painting of tank coatings, what are the pros and cons of overcoating an existing lining that appears to be in good condition?


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?


What factors would justify coating stainless steel in water or wastewater service? What standards and methods apply?


Should 304 stainless steel pipework be coated prior to insulation?


What is the correct procedure for carrying out preventive maintenance painting work in a small chemical product tank?


How do you determine the size of the dehumidification equipment required for a tank lining project?


Alternatives to coal tar epoxies in wastewater/sewage applications have been in service for a number of years. From experience, which coating types with what fillers at what thicknesses (over steel) have performed best?


Under what conditions should small-diameter blisters (<1.5 inches) in a water tank lining be repaired/repainted? Should the blisters be broken and the substrate examined?


What coating problems are likely in storage tanks that have dissimilar metal sides and floors?


How do you remove all traces of an uncured internal coating from a tank when abrasive blasting is not an option?


What is the most common or economical coating system for rehabbing the exterior of above-ground storage tanks?


When performing maintenance painting of tank coatings, what are the pros and cons of overcoating an existing lining that appears to be in good condition?


What factors would justify coating stainless steel in water or wastewater service? What standards and methods apply?


How to do you abrasive-blast the interior surfaces of steel or ductile iron pipe scheduled to receive a high-build, high-performance protective lining system?


I have several 20-year-old carbon steel tanks for storing demineralized water. The original coating (type unknown) has started to blister. What material, at what DFT, should be used to refurbish the coating?


What is the correct procedure for carrying out preventive maintenance painting work in a small chemical product tank?


What percentage of deterioration is acceptable at a one-year warranty inspection of water tank linings before a contractor must repair the coating job?


 
 
   

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