Case Study

Case Study – Internal Protection of 32/24″ Pipespools


Oil and Gas Industry, UK.

Application date

April 2021.


Scope of work

Internal protection for 32/24″ pipespools in lengths varying from 1196mm to 4428mm. Pipespools would be subject to a service condition of seawater.


Corroglass 600 series.


Coating system

  • Masked off areas not requiring coating.
  • Abrasive blasted the internal surface area with new abrasive in accordance with ISO 8501-1 to Sa2½ surface finish, to achieve a minimum surface profile of 50 microns.
  • Completed a final blow down, sweep and vacuum clean throughout, where required to remove dust.
  • Applied Corroglass 600 series to minimum DFT of 1250 microns.
  • Removed surface protection, dress edges and completed 100% visual inspection.
  • Carried out thickness testing and spark test at 17Kv.
  • Prepared and packed for dispatch.

Coating credentials

Corroglass series is a two-pack cold cured vinyl ester glass flake coating. Provides excellent performance in immersed environments. Excellent flexibility, undercutting resistance and sliding abrasion resistance.


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