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Process vessel for pharmaceutical industry

 Suretank's process vessel division, SurePro has recently completed the design, fabrication and validation of another dedicated process vessel for a major pharmaceutical project.

As is standard with the majority of Suretank pressure vessels, the tank was designed in accordance with ASME VIII div.1. The tank was also fabricated in accordance with ASME BPE, a standard which is applicable for equipment used in the bioprocessing, pharmaceutical and personal-care products industries. 

In order to demonstrate compliance with ASME BPE, various tests were carried out including surface finish verification to below 0.5 µm and Riboflavin testing. 

The project concluded with a successful customer-witnessed FAT test and documentation review. 

Suretank has all necessary fabrication and testing equipment all located in it's Co. Louth facility in Ireland. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to arrange a visit and tour.  


Final qualification checks on the vessel
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