Chemical processing

Chemical processing industries involve complex processes in terms of the treatment of chemical liquids and solids. Polem recognises the complexity and special demands of this market, and therefore offer specifically  designed storage and process equipment. Our experience allows us to provide equipment into the various sectors of the chemical processing industries. Polem products are highly resistant to severe chemical fluids or gases, enabling our customers to operate in highly corrosive environments.

Polem specialises in storage and process equipment for the entire chemical processing industry. Throughout the years we have built up an impressive list of reference cases, including several major chemical plants. We supply to the following chemical processing industries:

  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Chlorine industry (chloralkali process)
  • Fertiliser plants (nitrogenous and phosphatic)
  • Sulphuric acid plants
  • Petrochemical industry

Storage and processing of fluids

Polem offers solutions for the storage and treatment of chemical liquids, such as:

  • Hydrochloric acid.  Sulphuric acid, Fatty acids
  • Sodium- and Calcium Hydroxide
  • Sodium Chloride, Aluminium chloride, Ferric chloride, Sodium sulphate

The specially designed 2.5 to 5 mm thick inner chemical barrier layer (CBL) makes storage tanks resistant to aggressive chemicals, with or without a double wall construction.

Storage and processing of solids

In addition, Polem offers GRP silos and GRP storage tanks for all kinds of chemical substances, such as sodium chloride and sodium bicarbonate (BICAR).

Full service provider

The experienced, qualified and multilingual staff of Polem can supply, install and maintain equipment on site anywhere, anytime. Let our  team of engineers and technical support specialists assist you in the early planning and design stages. The end result is an engineered system that reduces lifecycle costs. Furthermore, Polem recommends periodic upgrades and maintenance to ensure the optimum performance of composite systems in extreme environments.

  • Granulate storage
  • Chlorine storage
  • Sulphuric acid storage