Metal Laundry

Acid Bath Pickling

Off site chemical cleaning of pipework, vessels, tube bundles, etc. can be carried out at our own depots in dedicated treatment tanks or specifically designed circulation rigs.

Chemical Cleaning is carried out to Transflow’s own standard procedures or to client’s specific requirements. Examples are:-

  • Air Products Oxygen Standard
  • B.O.C. Oxygen Standard
  • Atomic Energy Standards AECP20
  • Tioxide - Chlorine and Oxygen Standard
  • Laporte Standards 5/1067

Typical facilities available at our depots include:-

  • Degreasing, Pickling & Passivating Tanks for the treatment of Carbon Steel, Stainless Steel, Copper, Aluminium and Specialised Alloys of various sizes and geometry.
  • Pipework can be finished with an oil film or primer paints can be applied, if required. Finished Pipework is capped and/or wrapped and sealed with insertion of VPI’s, when specified.
  • Pumping Rigs which can circulate degreasing, descaling and passivating chemicals through client’s pipework/vessels, where static pickling is not required or not feasible.
  • Ultrasonic Cleaning Equipment
  • H.P. Water Jetting Facilities
  • Laboratory Facilities
  • Clean Conditions Area
  • Compressed Air Facilities