Sulphur tank

In Storage Tanksby Eveline Klomp

In the factory of Mercon’s yard in Gorinchem a sulphur tank has been built. This project was awarded to Mercon by Jacobs.

The tank has a height of 11.2m and a diameter of approximately 20m. First a mound was built in the hall in order to create space for the discharge of the tank.

After completion of the tank, 4 cranes lifted the tank and placed it on multiwheelers to bring it from the factory hall to Mercon’s quayside. Subsequently it has been shipped by barge to a Rotterdam refinary.

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