Drinking Water Tank


Project name

Location

Country

Market area

 

Drinking Water Tank

Midlands

UK

Utilities

 

Requirement

Relining of a drinking water tank meeting the BS 6920:2000 standard for use in contact with potable water. WRAS approved system.  Approval Number 1204534.

Preparation

Substrate - Mild Steel. Prepared using rust scrapers, chipping hammers, needle guns, wire brushes etc to St2 standard of EN ISO 8501-1:2007 or equivalent. All scale was removed. The surface was washed down with clean fresh water prior to application and allowed to dry.

Coatings

One coat of Corroless EPF and one coat Corroless RF35 (2006), with stripe coating where appropriate.

Product (per coat)

DFT (per coat)

Colour

Corroless EPF

200 microns
(plus stripe coats)

Buff

Corroless RF35 (2006)

200 microns

Grey

 

Comments: 
System has an expected life of 10 years in immersion conditions.