After the application of the bonding agents the rubber lining process begins, this photos shows one of our senior skilled workers stitching the seams on the rubber lined surfaces.
Spark testing of rubber lined vessel
The rubber lining of the vessel is completed on the 12th December 2014, a full 100% spark test is carried out pre vulcanisation. Vessel is vulcanised on the same day, once this process is completed the vessel then undergoes a final inspection (as seen in photo) this once gain includes a full 100% Spark test, a hardness test and a visual inspection. This the vessel was then shotblasted on the external surface ready for the external three coat epoxy paint system to be applied.