Project name
Electricity Sub Station
Location
ELECTRICITY SUB STATION
Country
SCOTLAND
Market area
UTILITIES

 

Requirement
External protection of electrical transformers and other complex equipment from corrosion in an aggressive, exterior exposed environment. Conventional systems had previously given poor performance.
Surface Preparation
Previously coated and partly corroded steel degreased and hand prepared to St3 standard of EN ISO 8501-1: 2007.
Coatings
Coats of Corroless S1 and S2 Primer were followed by a topcoat of Corroless RF16. A stripe coat was applied where appropriate.
Product (per coat) DFT (per coat) Colour
Corroless S1 35 microns Red Oxide
Corroless S2 35 microns Buff
Corroless RF16 50 microns Grey

Comments
A life to first maintenance of 10 years was expecte