Storage Tank Roof Repair

Tank Roof Repair – A Unique Solution For a Wide Range of Repair Problems

Breakdowns aren’t limited to just valves or pipes. They can occur almost anywhere throughout your plant, including on the roofs of your facility’s storage tanks. But just as a shutdown to repair a pipeline can negatively impact plant operations and productivity, so too can tank repairs. Fortunately, Furmanite has a unique and cost-effective repair solution that doesn’t require removing the tank, draining its contents or disrupting productivity.

Multiple Environments, One Solution

Known for engineering state-of-the-art solutions and compounds, Furmanite extends that expertise to addressing a wide range of tank roof repair situations. Suitable for almost all refinery products, Furmanite’s Tank Roof Repair Service is the most effective means for repairing floating and fixed tank roofs regardless of the application or the chemical or substance you need to contain.

Our repair technique combines a specifically-developed compound with positive mechanical strength. As a result, the sealing and repair of your tank roof is ensured even under the most demanding conditions, including corrosion defects and weld cracks on lap joints.

Furmanite’s Tank Roof Repair Service Addresses The Following Situations:

  • Floating roof center deck weld cracks
  • Pontoon weld cracks
  • Roof corrosion
  • Leg-support compensating pads
  • Wind girder corrosion problems
  • Roof vent installation
  • Ladder runner support defects

What Sets Furmanite Apart From the Rest?

There’s a reason plant managers around the world rely on Furmanite for Tank Roof Repairs – we offer a solution unlike any other that provides proven results.

  • The repairs are all done while your tank is still in service, making downtime a non-issue.
  • Repairs are made by Furmanite mechanical craftsmen specially trained to work on tank roofs – so you know the repairs are done safely and right the first time.
  • There are no surprises during the repair process because Furmanite does a full risk assessment and provides a method statement before proceeding with any repair.
  • It’s fast and easy because there’s no need to degrease your tank roof plates.
  • Once the repair is done it becomes an integral part of the tank – not an afterthought.

Furmanite Has Successfully Sealed Tank Roofs Containing:

  • Crude oil
  • Gas oil
  • Leaded and unleaded gasoline
  • Diesel fuels
  • Styrene
  • White spirit
  • Ammonia
  • Benzene
  • Reformite
  • Coke and blast gas

Satisfied Tank Roof Repair Customers

  • Texaco
  • BP
  • Esso
  • Petroplus Tank Storage
  • Corus
  • Huntsman Petro Chemicals

Furmanite - Innovative since 1920

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Furmanite Leak-Sealing process is Developed The under pressure Leak Sealing process is developed by Eugene Clay Furman at the Newport …

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First DIY Leak-Sealing Kit The first do-it-yourself Leak Sealing kits were developed and marketed by Clay Furman and while they …

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Long Standing Relationships US customer reference list that includes individual war ships in the US Navy, US steel companies and …

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1st Patent is filed in 1927 The Furmanite patent for the leak sealing process filed in 1927 was the first …

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Furmanite moves Overseas First overseas agents appointed to market the leak Sealing kits including in the United Kingdom and Euro…

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Price List from 1926 Table detailing costs of allowing a steam leak based on $4 per ton for “Long coal”. …

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Technology Development Furmanite Expands Engineering on Leak Sealing Technology. Photographs taken from a 1934 sales brochure together with schematics of …

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New Direction Alan Forsyth, acting as a consultant to Furmanite Engineering (1929) advised the Board to move from selling low …

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Never to compromise on the high quality A brief history of the United Kingdom Furmanite organisation written by Joyce Hainsworth, the …

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Best in the business were called Furmanite successfully seals nitrous oxide leakage on the Space Shuttle “Discovery” pre launch September …

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Start of Modern Furmanite The common shares of Furmanite were acquired by Kaneb Inc on 24th January 1991. Furmanite remains …

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Acquisition of Flow-Serve GSG Division Furmanite as part of Xanser Corporation acquired the General Services Group (GSG) of Flow-Serve corporation …

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Corporate Name Change Xanser Corporation (NYSE:XNR) changed the company’s name to Furmanite Corporation, and the company’s shares were traded on …

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Furmanite Corporation Acquires Self Leveling Machining Technology Furmanite expanded  its global on-site machining capabilities through the acquisition of Self Leveling …


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