There is a long debate in projects about this. Should I coat my tank before, or after hydrotesting? Contractors usually want to coat before hydro, because disassembling and assembling scaffolds … [Read more...] about Coat or not to coat before hydrotesting?
By Eng Carlos F Molina Tank settlement was, for a long time, elusive to me. I got by only whith was needed for the exam. If you are an API 653 inspector, there are many opportunities to do … [Read more...] about Tank settlement – Optimal cosine curve
By Carlos F Molina Here are my thoughts on the numeral 5.1 of API 571, "Determination of Need for Cathodic Protection" It starts saying that "The need for cathodic protection shall be determined … [Read more...] about API 651 on the need to have cathodic protection