Devcon provides a diverse range of solutions tailored for the upkeep of storage tanks, addressing needs such as tank base sealing, erosion and corrosion protection, cold bonding, and leak sealing. Devcon cold-curing epoxy eliminate the necessity for hot work, ensuring maintenance is both safe and convenient. Swiftly restoring damaged container surfaces, Devcon high-strength epoxy putty offer excellent chemical and impact resistance, along with formidable compressive strength.
Repair and Protection of Tank Internals: For storage tanks facing internal challenges like erosion, corrosion, and chemical exposure, Devcon's metal repair putty and coatings offer a prompt solution. These formulations bond effectively to various construction materials, including fiberglass, fibre-reinforced polymer, steel, and concrete.
Devcon epoxy putty will:
- Enable immediate leak sealing and cold plate bonding in tanks, utilizing fast-curing materials like Devcon Plastic Steel® 5-Minute® Putty (SF) 10240.
- Ensure the permanent restoration of concrete and steel surfaces.
- Provide enduring erosion, corrosion, and chemical resistance through high-strength epoxy coatings like Devcon Brushable Ceramic Red.
- Minimize downtime and offsite storage costs.
External Tank Repair and Protection: Devcon's epoxy repair composites and coatings are specifically crafted for external protection of storage tanks and process vessels, even for hot equipment. Featuring outstanding bond strength, these materials facilitate cold bonding of equipment to tank externals, eliminating the need for hot work. Devcon solutions for tank externals include:
- Application of corrosion-resistant epoxy putty, such as Devcon Ceramic Repair Putty 11700, ensuring easy-to-clean surfaces and long-term corrosion protection for tank exteriors.
- Application of Devcon Flexane 80 Liquid helps to shorten maintenance times by preventing frequent reapplication by shielding the holding tank base from ongoing corrosive and erosive degradation.