750 Gallon Glasslined Storage Tank

Unused 750 Gallon Vertical Glasslined Storage tank Includes: Split flanges for all nozzles CRT gaskets for all nozzles Reglassed Manway cover (16) clamps for manway Vessel is supplied with legs Vessel is painted with 2-part industrial epoxy paint Documents: U-1 report Inspection report with: spark test and statistical glass thickness analysis Cradle and load vessel […]

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Instruments to Gauge the Quality of Glass Lining in Reactors

We receive many calls about instruments to gauge the quality of glass lining from maintenance and engineering staff at our customer’s sites. In response we will add information about the instruments we use and recommend to our newsletters. Elcometer is a UK based manufacturer of inspection instruments with offices in the USA. We like the Elcometer […]

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Importance of Jacket Cleaning to Reactor Longevity

The August newsletter introduced information related to the importance of jacket cleaning to reactor longevity. Since August we had the opportunity to replace the lower sealer ring on a glass lined reactor that had been in service since 1991. This vessel is in service with approximately 25 additional reactors installed at the same time or earlier. […]

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Demand for Glasslined Steel lifted by resurgence of Chemical and Pharma production in USA

This article focuses on the resurgence of three industries; Chemical, Pharma and Nuclear. Thirty-five years ago, these industries were booming in the USA, providing high paying jobs for skilled trades and professionals. Twenty years ago, there began a mass exodus of Chemical and Pharma plants leading to the term offshoring. Today, both are coming back […]

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