Pile Protection System installed on Fuel Terminal
Pile Protection System installed on Fuel Terminal

Case Studies

Pile Protection System installed on Fuel Terminal

HCL’s Corrosion Protection to Piles was selected for MOD Fueling Jetty at Plymouth. Protect was for all the vertical piles for the new Jetty installation which comprised of: Ø711mm x 36 piles Ø1542mm x 14 piles, Vertical Protection from 2.6m to 4.38m, 360° Inspection Windows for 18qty random selected, and Protection of Horizontal Barrier Joints Ø1016mm

Reasons for Choosing HCL

The client selected HCL due to the following reasons;

  1. Competitive price
  2. 360 deg inspection windows
  3. Reduced installation times
  4. Responsive technical support

Products Used

The HCL Pile Protection System is comprised of 6 simple components, Petrolatum Paste, Petrolatum Tape, 2mm HDPE Outer Armour & Edging Strip (to protect the seal) and 19mm or 32mm Smart Band Hybrid system (Width dependant on Pile Diameter) made from POM material. Smart Band is secured using either the 2000 or 1000 Hand Tools

360 Degree Inspection

The need for continued monitoring and inspection of the substrate is well catered for with the HCL Pile Wrap system with the ability to include a full 360° inspection jacket. Positioned at a recommended 10% of locations on the project and featuring re-usable jackets this facility provides fast and efficient inspections. The simple steps for removing, inspecting and reinstalling the HDPE outer armour are outlined below.

Remove HDPE Inspection Jacket
Access to Steel Substrate
Make good access point
Seal Up
Reapply Jacket using new bands
Finished Installation

Project Photos

Case studies

Hcl products in place

Latest article

News, events & features

Our locations

Hcl fasteners
limited for uk, eu, emea & worldwide

Main office:
Clamping house
1st avenue westfield industrial estate
Radstock, bath, somerest
Ba3 4bs
United kingdom

+44 (0) 1761 417714
Contact us

Hcl fasteners
Corp for usa & canada

Main office:
20220 Hempstead Road,
Suite 25
Houston, Texas, 77065

Toll free:
1-866 703 3895
Contact us