×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you an
Engineering professional?
Join Eng-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Eng-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Tank chime sealing - Practical method

Tank chime sealing - Practical method

Tank chime sealing - Practical method

(OP)
Dear members,
Hope everyone been good,
Happy new year as well,
I was researching for a way to seal the tank chime between the concrete ring and the underside of the tank bottom.
Now I have found few ways and few suggestions and suppliers like Belzona and Denso.
But i am more interested to know what is the most effective and cost effective method to do that based on the opinion of field engineers.
Thanks,

Detailing is a hobby,

Replies continue below

Recommended for you

RE: Tank chime sealing - Practical method



If you look API 650 Clause 5.4.5 is for drip ring.(.....If specified on the Data Sheet, Line 12, a foundation drip ring shall be provided to prevent ingress of water between the tank bottom and foundation. Unless the Purchaser specifies otherwise, the ring shall meet the following requirements (see Figure 5.5).



I will suggest you to look to the following docs and consult with an expert for the mastic sealant application.

http://77pdfs.com/view/1271582

https://www.zerust-oilgas.com/wp-content/uploads/2...

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login



News


Close Box

Join Eng-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Eng-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close