Contact us for help?

Contact with us through our representative or submit a business inquiry online.

Contact Us

Containment and Bunding

Waterproof.ie protects against attack from acids, fuels, chemicals, and leached solutions like no other industrial coating or lining. Waterproof.ie can be sprayed or cast onto virtually any substrate, including all types of steel and fiberglass. Waterproof.ie ability to flex with thermal expansion and contraction makes it the ideal lining for virtually any primary containment application.

Legal Requirement

Bunding is a legal requirement in many countries, particularly around tanks, storage vessels and other plants that contain liquids which may be dangerous or hazardous to the environment. Particular examples which receive specific attention in the UK, the rest of Europe and the USA are oil and fuel storage tanks and transformers at electricity sub-stations which are filled with oil for cooling and insulation purposes. In the UK commercial installations exceeding 200 litres and domestic installations exceeding 2500 litres require a bunded tank to comply with Environment Agency ‘control of pollution regulations’.

It is reasonably easy to construct a “water-tight” bund around the base of a tank or vessel. A concrete base and a sealed wall of masonry, brickwork, concrete or even prefabricated steel provides the holding capacity

If You Need Any Industrial Solution ... We Are Available For You

Contact Us