Category Archive: Metals & Mining Industry

Sump Pit Reline with Prefabricated FRP Panels

A prefabricated fiberglass liner was installed into a concrete sump pit where the existing FRP liner was unable to be repaired due to chemical permeation.

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U-Drain CPL Repair

The plastic liner in this u-drain had collapsed due to improper installation. We completely repaired the liner to properly protect against the corrosive acids that it is in contact with.

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Scrubber Area Acid Lining

This metal refining facility was in need of a strong floor coating in their scrubber containment area to protect against hydrofluoric acid.

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Clarifier Rake Reline

 

This clarifier’s rake, shaft and bell housing had a lot of sludge buildup. Universal Blastco was contracted to blast and recoat it.

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Electrolyte Filter Tank Reline

After the ebonite rubber lining in 6 Electrolyte Filter Tanks began to fail, the customer came to us for guidance on a better solution that could better handle the operating conditions.

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Steel Belt Guards Replaced With Fiberglass

This gold mine had belt guards made of steel that were quickly corroding and rusting due to the harsh level of salts in the air. We built replacements out of fiberglass to spec, and they were installed onsite.

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Nozzle Repair, Blast & Reline Carbon Steel Tank

A Zinc Recycling plant had a carbon steel tank that was facing continual nozzle leaks. It got to the point that they had to consider replacing the entire tank. They brought this issue to Universal Blastco, and we worked together to create a custom solution to repair the nozzles.
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