The segmental tank head is commonly used in industries such as oil and gas , chemical processing , and water treatment . It provides a strong and secure closure for the tank , ensuring that the contents are contained safely .
To install a segmental tank head , the tank must first be properly prepared , including cleaning and inspection . The head is then aligned and welded onto the tank using appropriate welding techniques and equipment . Care must be taken to ensure proper alignment and sealing to prevent leaks .
Segmental tank heads can be made from various materials , including carbon steel , stainless steel , and other alloys , depending on the specific requirements of the application . They are often designed and manufactured according to industry standards and regulations to ensure their integrity and reliability .