Relevant to owners of underground storage tanks. Also, this Evaluation Guideline is important for coating applicators certified to the requirements of Evaluation Guideline BRL-K790.
Owners of steel storage tanks for (bio) fuels and used oils can increase the durability of their tanks when these are protect against corrosion by means of an internal coating. Coatings complying with BRL-K779 meet these requirements. The long term experience with these coatings has resulted in increasing the re-certification period of such tanks from 15 to 20 years.
If you are interested in certification then you can contact our certification engineer for information on the requirements and the procedure to be followed.
Download the Dutch version of BRL k779.