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Storage tank frangibility study

Area of expertise

Dimensioning - Simulation

Réservoir de stockage d'huile

Safety : ensure your tanks comply with regulations

  • Controlling the risks on your equipment
  • Obtaining an objective diagnosis on the condition of your storage tanks
  • Implementing corrective measures rapidly in case of non-compliance with the regulations

The Cetim offers you a customised comprehensive service adapted to your expectations ans facility, with a detailed report and calculation assumptions:

  • Technical assistance for the collection of the data required for the frangibility study
  • Finite element simulation of tank's mechanical behaviour
  • Tanks modification proposal (frangibility, pitting, etc.)
  • Assistance in your relationship with ministerial authorities

The Cetim offers you an acknowledged and unchallenged expertise in the field of tanks control:

  • 20 years' feedback on frangibility studies
  • The Cetim is a member of the CODRES drafting committee (code de construction des résevoirs de stockage cylindriques verticaux, construction code for vertical cylindrical storage tanks), issued by the Union for Sheet Metal Work, Piping and Industrial Maintenance - Syndicat de la Chaudronnerie, de la Tuyauterie et de la Maintenance Industrielle (SNCT)
  • A range of additional services: non-destructive tests, analysis, simulation, etc.

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Our references

Partnership in frangibility expertise

( Secomoc)

Validating the frangibility of stainless steel tanks

( Ryssen Alcools)

Risk management and regulatory conformity

 Master and foresee risks means avoiding accidents, production stops and losses, which could put your company's existence in danger.
Cetim has developed a long experience and comprehensive knowledge in risk prevention and statutory compliance, and will efficiently contribute to help you control most industrial hazards, for the sake of your staff and organization.

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