Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Gulf Coast 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 an active ingress through a crack in the endcap near the seam at the end of the tank. Residue was seen throughout the tank along with flaking and peeling. Before suction, bottom of tank obscured by product. After product removed, ingress source identified.

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





Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Gulf Coast 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 discoloration and residue throughout the tank. Blistering, flaking, and peeling was found in the tank with sediment and debris on the bottom. Heavy corrosion and leaks were found in the sump. 

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





Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Gulf Coast 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 and discoloration on both sides of the tank. Blistering and flaking were found on endcap of tank while sludge and debris were found on the bottom of the 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, March 17, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Gulf Coast 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 corrosion and water in the tank sump and blistering and flaking throughout tank. Residue was seen on the sides of the tank and possible ingress stains were found 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, March 10, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


A fueling facility in Tanknology's Gulf Coast region requested a TankCam® inspection of a 12,000 gallon, fiberglass tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held diesel.

The TankCam inspection revealed cosmetic blemishes in the tank. Minor corrosion was seen on the ball valve shaft. The bottom of tank was obscured by product.

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




Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday



A fueling facility in Tanknology's Gulf Coast region requested a TankCam® inspection of a 8,000 gallon, steel tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held diesel.

The TankCam inspection revealed qxidation and corrosion throughout tank. The bottom of the tank was obscured by sludge and a steady drip was observed at the STP bung.

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





Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Tank Trouble Tuesday


 A fueling facility in Tanknology's Gulf Coast region requested a TankCam® inspection of a 6,000 gallon, steel tank to inspect for undesirable conditions or abnormal operating conditions. The tank held E-85.

The TankCam inspection revealed oxidation, residue, and minor corrosion in the tank. Unusual stains were found at striker plate and seam between side and endcap of tank.

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