Road Tanker Internal Repair

Al-Sabaiea, our partners in Kuwait recently worked on a project to restore and protect a tanker for a client operating in the oil and gas industry. The tanker was used to mix and transport strong Hydrochloric acid for upstream oilfield services, to and from site. The previous coating on the tank had suffered chemical attack […]

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Posted on Wednesday, March 16th, 2022

Overcoming Logistical Challenge of Protection for Enormous Compressor Housing Unit

Our partners in the Netherlands, Corrocoat Benelux, recently won a contract with a multinational company that provides mission-critical flow creation products and industrial solutions, to provide corrosion protection for a compressor housing unit from the automotive industry. Following 8 years in service, the epoxy coating in the internal cooling water area became detached, causing a […]

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Posted on Wednesday, March 9th, 2022

Protection of Equipment for Nuclear Energy

Our Czech partners, Corrotech, recently provided corrosion protection of the internal parts of two 2 x 12m2 fire foam tanks, for a client in the Energy Industry at a Nuclear Power Plant. The tanks stored a fire foam concentrate which had caused damage to the existing internal linin, resulting in pitting corrosion.  The Corrotech team […]

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Posted on Wednesday, February 23rd, 2022

Product Showcase: Di-Shield

Di-shield is a polyester co-polymer mixed with glassflake and other fillers to give excellent dielectric properties. Di-shield will cure at low temperatures, has excellent adhesion and is able to withstand the high pH generated in the vicinity, of impressed current and sacrificial anodes. Di-shield will continue to cure under water once applied, it requires no […]

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Posted on Tuesday, February 15th, 2022

Sulphuric Acid Containment

After years of service, the cementitious substrate of a sulphuric acid containment at a pulp and paper plant was acidified. This happened as a result of an acid base reaction due to ground moisture, which occurred beneath previous repairs and caused repeated failure. The client turned to our partners at Corrocoat US to provide a […]

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Posted on Thursday, February 10th, 2022

Protection for the Power Generation Industry

Our Czech partners, Corrotech, as part of their ongoing relationship with customers in the power generation industry, were approached to provide corrosion abrasion protection for two flue gas ducts. Each carbon steel duct was 630 m2 and required the removal of coarse sediments as well as previous coatings and the decontamination of soluble salts from […]

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Posted on Wednesday, November 10th, 2021

Ship Ahoy!

Corrocoat Benelux was commissioned to apply a protective coating to five storage vessels on a newly constructed inland cargo vessel. The work was secured as Corrocoat Benelux had a proven track record, having completed similar work for the same client previously. Polyglass VEF had proved to be more resistant to the medium being carried – […]

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Posted on Thursday, November 4th, 2021

Repairing the “Unrepairable”

A petroleum client in Kuwait deemed one of their impellers “unrepairable” due to corrosion from salt water, and an accelerated rate of corrosion as a result of extreme hot weather – Kuwait is recorded as one of the hottest countries in the world, with temperatures averaging as high as 54°C. The instruction was given for […]

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Posted on Thursday, October 28th, 2021

Polyglass VEF aids Leading Global Energy and Chemicals Producer

A leading producer of energy and chemicals in Saudi Arabia recently put out a tendering contract for corrosion protection on a number of components and ongoing work. The company pride themselves on being part of the global effort towards building a low carbon economy. Our Saudi Arabian licensees, Altrad, won the contract and are now […]

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Posted on Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Corrosion protection for Qatar’s sole distribution system owner and operator for electricity and water.

The sole transmission and distribution system owner and operator for the electricity and water sector in Qatar, recently required internal corrosion protection on a potable split case pump, which had been in operation for several years. Upon inspection by Alhuda Corrosion Treatments (our partners in Qatar), substantial corrosion was found on the internal pump body, […]

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Posted on Wednesday, October 13th, 2021