building of lpg tank
Building of LPG tank steels
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For the building of tanks steels of high quality, soldering steel of non sparkling type, are used.
These materials are specified in the EN 10120 (or equivalent) and their thickness is in conformity with design and dimensional characteristics.
The materials adopted for the construction of the parts subjected to pressure are tested at the time of acceptance and certified by the suppliers.

After complete welding and the heat treatement required, each tank is subjected to an hydraulic testing according to the minimum pressure of 3.000 KPa
After the test the tank must show no signs of permanent deformation.
In conformity with the prescriptions of Regulation 67/01 shall be carried out for each lot the following tests:

  • mechanical tests