In 2015, a mid-
They chose the ALKY-
The refiner instituted a 100% quality inspection program to ensure that proper protocols were followed at every flange.
There were no leaks at start up!
In 2019, a routine scheduled turnaround allowed them to open 1,320 of the flanges
that utilized the ALKY-
A rigorous inspection of every flange was conducted to identify pitting, taper corrosion or scale deposits. Each flange was found to be in “great condition”, and no repair or replacements were required.
This 0% repair/replacement fraction is unprecedented, and sets a new expectation for sealing performance in an HF Alkylation unit.
Zero leakage -
No flange corrosion, pitting or scale after four years of service with the ALKY-