I am working on a project in which we are running a 24 in pipe from a canal to a firewater pump basin. The client has requested stainless steel pipe. Based on our guidelines the pipe needs to be coated. Can someone recommend the best coating for this application. This is a pipeline company so the typically purchase fusion bonded epoxy carbon steel pipe for pipelins but i don't think it would be easy to find FBE coated SS pipe or if it is economical. I am thinking about specifying a wax paper coating or coal tar epoxy coating instead. It is a relatively short run of pipe ~100 ft. Your input is greatly appreciated. Thanks.
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