Definition - What does Wheelabrator mean?
Wheelabrator refers to an industrial technology corporation that provides widespread shot blasting services and products. Shot blasting is characterized by forcibly propelling a stream of abrasive material against a surface using high-pressure air through a nozzle. It can be used to prevent the initiation of corrosion due to debris accumulation and to prepare metallic surfaces for coatings.
Corrosionpedia explains Wheelabrator
Wheelabrator provides a wide range of services in the oil & gas and pipelines industry. Some of these include:
- Wheel blasting
- Air blasting
- Chemical treatment of pipes, rods and bars
- Shot peening of sucker rods