Tank Sludge Removal Case Studies & Processing Times

Updated: Nov 27, 2019

In some tanks it can reach up to 5 to 6 feet high and has “rubberized conditions”.

BTP-LeMar offers a full complex of equipment and tools to process the sludge in the tank.

It is designed to:

  • Liquify sludge inside of the tank through “man hole”

  • Remove liquefied sludge

  • Separate and purify water

  • Separate and purify the product

  • Process the residue


Safe Operation:

  • Non-man entry system: No personnel is inside the tank during any cleaning operation.

  • Automatic tank cleaning and oil separation for maximum safety & efficiency.

  • Minimally invasive, damage free installation. No cold-tapping required.

  • Inert gas system with constant monitoring of explosive gases (LEL).

  • Construction and installation to European ATEX 95 (ATEX 114)

  • Operation in accordance with ATEX 137.

Case Studies:

PROCESSING TIME: BTP-Lemar Sludge Removal Activities

Thanks to a highly standardized operation process, the cleaning schedule is very precise, allowing you to reliably estimate the amount of time needed for desludging any given tank: TANK SIZE, M3

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