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  • Concrete water storage tanks offer golf courses many advantages vs. open tank water systems or lagoons

    Wedotanks.com® , LLC,, would like to announce its new line of specialty water storage tanks for golf courses. Precast Concrete Water Storage Tanks offer golf course owners and operators many advantages. Its individualized gold course irrigation systems allow for the more elite golf courses to irrigate without lagoons or open tank systems which not only may compromise the natural beauty ...


    By WeDoTanks.com LLC

  • Tuffa Tanks: Steel Fire Protected Storage Tanks

    Tuffa UK have recently manufactured and supplied several steel bunded Fire Protected storage tanks to Cargate Engineering Ltd, an installation company based in the Bury St Edmunds area. The client has used our Fire Protection due to the location the tanks were to be installed. One of the tanks was also supplied with ...


    By Tuffa UK Limited

  • Green concrete for Belgium

    For the new development of a 2,4 MWel coferment plant in Belgium, PlanET Biogastechnik firstly inserted low CO2 and especially biogas resistant concrete in the tank construction. Only during this project, PlanET already saved as much CO2 as a car would have discharged in 1.4 billion kilometres. The intention of the project in the Dutch speaking part of Belgium, in Flanders, is currently one of ...


    By Triangle Ltd

  • 940,000 Gallon Thermal Energy Storage (TES) Tank

    The 26 inch mat slab floor for this 940,000 gallon Thermal Energy Storage (TES) tank in Cypress, California was cast using 270 CY of concrete. The crew will begin constructing the four walls, each standing at 54.5 feet tall. ...


    By DN Tanks

  • ASTM C125 - 11b Standard Terminology Relating to Concrete and Concrete Aggregates

    1. Scope 1.1 This standard is a compilation of definitions of terms as they are used in standards under the jurisdiction of Committee C09. 1.2 Other terminology under the jurisdiction of Committee C09 is included in two specialized standards. Terms relating to constituents of concrete aggregates are defined in Descriptive Nomenclature C294. Terms relating to constituents of ...


    By ASTM International

  • 500,000 Gallon Water Storage Tank — South Williamsport, PA

    The DN Tanks crew mobilized to South Williamsport, Pennsylvania and construction is underway for the 500,000 gallon water storage tank. The concrete floor has been poured and the crew is flooding water onto the floor to cure the concrete. Wall and dome roof panel casting are next in the process, followed by wall panel erection. ...


    By DN Tanks

  • Fire Protection Storage Done Right

    Water storage tanks for fire protection has improved in recent years as technology has advanced, processes have evolved and standards have become more rigorous resulting in increased flexibility, greater durability and lower costs. Modern ground storage tanks used for fire protection are commonly one of three designs; ...


    By Superior Tank Co., Inc.

  • Balmoral Tanks: A natural evolution

    The globally renowned tank manufacturer, Balmoral Tanks, has evolved into Europe’s leading storage tank design and manufacturing company. The 2014 acquisition of the assets of Barnsley-based Galglass significantly expanded Balmoral Tanks’ portfolio to include new product lines for the AD market including epoxy coated steel tanks and concrete tanks. ...


    By Balmoral Tanks

  • EPA, State of Hawaii negotiate final settlement with U.S. Navy to upgrade Red Hill storage tanks

    Following a 50 day public comment period, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Hawaii Department of Health (DOH) announced the final agreement with the U.S. Navy and the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) that requires the military to take immediate and long-term steps to minimize the threat of future leaks at the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility near Pearl Harbor, Oahu. In response to ...

  • Pennsylvania American Water Announces $16.5 Million Investment to Construct and Rehab Water Storage Tanks

    Pennsylvania American Water unveiled today its 2013 construction schedule to build nine new water storage tanks, as well as rehabilitate 14 existing tanks throughout the commonwealth. The new tank construction will provide increased storage capacity to meet customer demand and improve fire protection, while the company’s rehab program of inspecting, sandblasting and repainting the existing ...


    By American Water

  • Superior Tank Installs Innovative Bolted Tank

    Superior Tank Co., Inc. (STCI) is proud to have provided the new bolted steel tank for the Cauayan City Water District in Isabela Philippines. The bolted tank is the first of its kind in Northern Luzon and highlights the benefits of a bolted steel tank. The epoxy coated ...


    By Superior Tank Co., Inc.

  • EPA and State of Hawaii negotiate historic settlement with U.S. Navy to upgrade Red Hill storage tanks

    Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH) announced a proposed agreement with the U.S. Navy and the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) requiring the military to take measures to minimize the threat of future leaks at the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility near Pearl Harbor, Oahu, the site of a major fuel release last year. With 250 million ...

  • Universal Wrecking Corp. completes demolition of concrete aggregate plant in PA

    Universal Wrecking Corp., a premier demolition, scrap metal recycling and wrecking contractor that operates on a nationwide basis, recently completed the demolition of concrete aggregate plant in Hazelton, PA. The property needed to be razed in order to make way for redevelopment. The client selected Universal Wrecking Corp. (UWC) based upon their attention to safety, professionalism and ability ...

  • Kirk’s Insight into an Anaerobic Digestion Tank

    Anaerobic Digestion Tanks are the most noticeable part of any Anaerobic Digestion plant and in most cases this is where all the action takes place, getting the right base material, coating type, size and design of the tank is a vital part of any AD project. Tanks come in a variety of sizes which will vary depending on the expected throughput of the proposed plant and the material (feedstock) it ...

  • Fraunhofer Tests a New Underwater Energy Storage Concept

    The Fraunhofer Institute is planning to test a new storage concept in a German lake before the end of this year. The storage idea, which involves placing hollow concrete globes on sea or lake beds, resembles an underwater balloon technology already developed by ...


    By Greentech Media

  • Sourcing the best water tank liners

    Water tank liners are part of water retention systems which are often overlooked. However, anyone who has a had a tank liner installed in their pressed steel, concrete or galvanised tank will know that without a flexible, durable liner supported by a protective underlay, your tank is left vulnerable to cracking or the onset of corrosion and ...


    By Russetts Development Ltd

  • ASTM C490 / C490M - 11 standard practice for use of apparatus for the determination of length change of hardened cement paste, mortar, and concrete

    This practice is intended to provide standard requirements for apparatus common to many test methods used in connection with cement and concrete and standardized procedures for its use. The detailed requirements as to materials, mixtures, specimens, conditioning of specimens, number of specimens, ages at which measurements are ...


    By ASTM International

  • ACCIONA`s LNG storage caisson leaves for the Adriatic Sea

    The concrete structure is 180 metres long, 88 metres wide and 47 metres tall. This is the first offshore gas terminal in the world, and it has the capacity to distribute 8 million metric tonnes per year. On Saturday, 30 August, the concrete LNG storage caisson built by ACCIONA Infrastructure is scheduled to leave Algeciras Bay in southern Spain for the Adriatic Sea. The caisson has a storage ...


    By ACCIONA S.A

  • Homeowners warned to check for oil tank leaks

    Homeowners across the South West are being warned to check their oil storage tanks this winter to help save money and the environment. The Environment Agency is urging residents across the region to check their heating oil storage tanks, especially in the wake of the high winds that battered everyone during the St Jude storm, to help avoid expensive leaks or spills which can also harm the ...

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