Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Midwest region requested a TankCam inspection of a 15,000 gallon steel tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held diesel.

The TankCam inspection revealed corrosion and pitting throughout tank. The bottom of tank was obscured by sludge and product. A water ingress was found on the side of the tank and other possible ingress stains were seen at multiple points in tank.

TankCam® video inspection services from Tanknology help you detect UST problems with no need for excavation or manned entry. TankCam is patent pending. 



Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Ohio Valley region requested a TankCam inspection of a 10,000 gallon fiberglass tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held premium unleaded.

The TankCam inspection revealed corrosion on the ball valve riser. Multiple layers of liquid were seen in the bottom of tank and an unknown liquid was observed seeping from the side of tank. Condensation was observed on the tank ceiling.

TankCam® video inspection services from Tanknology help you detect UST problems with no need for excavation or manned entry. TankCam is patent pending.  



Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Ohio Valley region requested a TankCam inspection of a 4,000 gallon fiberglass tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held kerosene.

The TankCam inspection revealed that the metallic components of the tank exhibited light corrosion while showing that the tank bottom contained sediment and debris. 

TankCam® video inspection services from Tanknology help you detect UST problems with no need for excavation or manned entry. TankCam is patent pending.  



Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Southeast region requested a TankCam® inspection of a 10,000 gallon doublewalled fiberglass tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held premium unleaded.

The TankCam inspection revealed minor water ingress along a tank seam. The inspection also showed debris on the bottom of the tank including gaskets and pea gravel. Condensation was observed on the tank ceiling.

TankCam® video inspection services from Tanknology help you detect UST problems with no need for excavation or manned entry. TankCam is patent pending.  



Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Ohio Valley region requested a TankCam® inspection of a 10,000 gallon fiberglass tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held regular unleaded. 

The TankCam inspection showed residue, sediment and debris on the tank bottom. A suspicious area near and endcap, resembling a possible crack, was also observed.

TankCam® video inspection services from Tanknology help you detect UST problems with no need for excavation or manned entry. TankCam is patent pending.



Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Ohio Valley region requested a TankCam® inspection of a 10,000 gallon fiberglass tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held regular unleaded. 

The TankCam inspection revealed residue, sediment, and debris on the lower half of the tank. The inspection also showed areas of exposed fibers and a drip originating at a tank riser. 

TankCam® video inspection services from Tanknology help you detect UST problems with no need for excavation or manned entry. TankCam is patent pending.



Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Ohio Valley region requested a TankCam® inspection of an 8,000 gallon fiberglass tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held premium unleaded. 

The TankCam inspection revealed several instances of water ingress near the fill riser. Two cracks with active ingress were found near the center seam on each side of tank. Several patches were already present on the tank. Blistering and flaking were also found throughout.

TankCam® video inspection services from Tanknology help you detect UST problems with no need for excavation or manned entry. TankCam is patent pending.