Amoco shajaa plant in sharjah installed Acconss TankShield on their tanks and pipelines to lower the temperature in the summer.
Acconss TankShield is a highly efficient, energy-saving, flexible coating, designed to protect and lower the external surface temperature of storage tanks and pipelines. It is non-toxic and friendly to the environment. It is completely washable and resists many harsh chemicals and dirt pick-up. This water-based coating is made from an acrylic resin system filled with vacuumed ceramic micro spheres that acts as a thermally efficient blanket. Tank Shield has superb fire resistance it is grade Class A by UL Standards.
Measurements taken on this pipeline showed a decrease of 16°C in 100 lm of run after coating it with Acconss TankShield.