Pipe Division / Vulcan Pipe & Steel Coatings, Inc.
Vulcan coats ductile iron pipe, both lining and exterior coatings; steel pipe, structural steel, tanks, water and waste water equipment for waste water and sewage treatment facilities. With three locations, one at our corporate office in Bessemer, AL, a second plant in Pinson and a third in Minor, Vulcan coats thousands of pieces of pipe, approximately 4.7 million square feet of pipe per year.
Vulcan applies Protecto 401™, organic and inorganic zincs, polyurethanes, epoxy (amine or polyamide), fiberglass, baked on phenolics, vinyl esters, tape wrap (pipe), coal tar epoxy, and metalizing. We offer Fusion bonded epoxy, pipe grinding of bolts and glands. With more than 155,920 square feet of shop space on 35 acres, Vulcan has the capability to customize processes and equipment for individual projects. We also have fluidized beds and bake ovens that can accommodate objects too large to be electrodeposition coated on a conveyor line.
For details on pipe processes, please see our Pipe Division page.