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Copper Mine Water Tank Repair

Carbon Fiber Repair and Strengthening of 2.5 MG Process Water Tank

Problem vs Solution
  • The 120-ft diameter tank served as process water for mine as well as NSF-61 Drinking Water Tank for town 15 miles south of facility
  • A repair attempt with externally welded plates was unsuccessful and continued to leak
  • An ultrasonic (UT) test was performed on the shell and multiple structural deficiencies were discovered
  • TankWrap™ was designed to externally reinforce the shell and seal off leaks in conjunction with an internal liner
  • Service life was extended 20 years


See the before and after photos below.