Originally installed int he TIMAG pilot plant in 1969
Has been used on multiple duties and has been repaired with tantalum patches
This is a registered pressure vessel and ins inspected on a prescribed interval
The agitator assembly has machinery guarding requirments
There are lifting attachments on the agitator and on the vessel shell.
The agitator assembly has vibration monitoring on a 2 weekly interval.
Spare seals and bearings are held in stock
The motor is a standard frame size ( see action to check frame size ) and can be rewound in 3 days
Scheduled routines are in place to cover machinery guarding.
A Quality Build plan exists
Vessel Glass Lining
The vessel has been repaired several times using tantalum patches and GRP
Tantalum patches are held in stock but need to be fitted by a specialist contractor
An Engineering review is under way to determine if this and similar vessels meet best practice guidelines