Reglassing by THALETEC
better than the original
By reglassing used equipment, it can be quickly and inexpensively brought up to the latest state of the art.
When reglassing glass-lined equipment and components, the old, worn glass layer is first removed by sandblasting. Subsequently, if necessary, modifications can be made to the apparatus, such as the attachment of new, additional nozzles, enlargement of existing nozzles, etc.
The reactor, tank or component is then completely reglassed.
Regardless of how old and how "long-serviced" the apparatus or component was, regardless of which manufacturer originally produced the equipment or component:
For reglassing, the whole range of highly modern and specialized glass-linings from THALETEC is available.
To find out which is the right glass for your application, simply use the THALETEC EmSelector (Flyer K139). The flowchart shown there shows you the essential decision criteria for selecting the best glass for your application.
In addition, we are happy to provide glass lined test specimens that can be used to determine the expected glass removal under your process conditions.
Of course, you can also contact the specialists at THALETEC at any time, who will be pleased to help you with your selection.
And finally: Reglassing cheaper than building a new reactor or tank, is faster and ultimately you are also doing the environment a favor when the steel structure of the glass-lined equipment or part is reused.