Chemical Cleaning

Chemical Cleaning

Altrad Services’ highly-experienced qualified chemists, chemical engineers, project managers and trained operatives solve issues and deliver customised chemical cleaning and decontamination services, particularly to the oil, gas and power generation industries. We use a wide range of cleaning agents and chemicals, including our own proprietary formulations.

Our capabilities

Chemical cleaning

  • Pre-commission chemical cleaning
  • In-service chemical cleaning
  • Caustic washing on chemical plants
  • Acid cleaning of refinery cooling systems
  • Fin fan foam cleaning

Chemical decontamination

  • Liquid fill decontamination: using proprietary chemicals to remove organics from pipes, vessels and exchangers
  • Vapour decontamination: removes oil, gas, H2S, benzene and hydrocarbon deposits in a single application
  • Liquid / vapour decontamination (cascade)
  • Chemical injection during shutdown process

We use our chemical cleaning expertise on the following types of unit:

  • Alkylation units
  • Fluid catalytic cracking units
  • Heat exchangers
  • Fin fans
  • Heat Recovery Steam Generators
  • Combined cycle gas turbines
  • Boiler plants
  • Flare lines and drums
  • Crude units
  • Vacuum units
  • Amine units
  • Ultra-low sulphur gasoline units
  • Pump cooling water jackets

Contact Us

Environmental Technical Authority

Martin Hyman

T: +44 (0) 1925 818111