Before this article gets into the reason, make a note that other products being developed and manufactured by the technicians are customized plate metal fabrications, stacks and hoppers. Apart from the design and manufacture of a rubber lined pipe, technicians are concerned with ductwork and customized processing equipment that needs to be utilized alongside of a tank or piping system. Alongside of secondary containment liners, all (and other) of these items mentioned are essential to the business.
The main reason for having a secondary lined pipe or tank installed is to provide resistance against corrosion. The best manufactured systems are able to provide resistance against the most challenging corrosion incidents due to three characteristic features. Technicians manufacture secondary lined pumps and tanks that are durable, flexible and strong. The resistance is equally strong whether you are utilizing a system for the carrying of water or liquefied chemicals.
Over time, numerous industrial use products made from a variety of materials, including metal, will break down due to corrosive elements entering its systems in liquid or moisture form. A secondary tank lining is required to ensure that tank and piping installations remain sealed and resistant to corrosion. The integrity of all equipment and products will ensure a longer lifespan and with less labor, maintenance and costs to the business.
This is an essential operation for those businesses that have previously had to over-extend in terms of capital expenditure. Previously, company staff or outsourced technicians would be doing re-sealing or repainting work at regular intervals. The characteristic logistics of a tank or piping system have ensured that such (manual) maintenance work has always been laborious and expensive. That then is all that needs to be said to motivate the case.
You begin to appreciate why this secondary lining is needed.