Silos and Tanks
SAND STORAGE BY THE INDUSTRY LEADER TANK CONNECTION AFFILIATE GROUP!
Tank Connection is the only tank supplier worldwide that designs, manufactures and installs all four types of steel storage tanks including bolted RTP, field-weld, shop-weld and hybrid tank designs for all types of sand storage applications.
Our precision RTP (rolled, tapered panel) construction is the #1 bolted tank design for sand and aggregate storage. The best features of bolted and field-weld tank construction have been combined together in the RTP design. It remains unmatched in the industry in all category ratings.
- Bolted RTP hopper tanks in sizes up to 48' diameter with capacities up to 7000 tons of product storage.
- Field-Weld hopper tanks in sizes up to 60' diameter with capacities up to 10,000 tons of product storage.
- Shop-Weld hopper tanks up to 15' diameter with capacities up to 500 tons of product storage.
We build premier turnkey frac sand storage terminals from the ground up!
Customer inquiry to Tank Connection requested a frac sand rail unload, storage and truck loadout facility.
The project involved a quantity of four silos to store approximately 5400 tons of frac sand @ 90 PCF. TC provided complete turnkey design and supply of the facility, which included foundations, RTP silos, rail pit railcar unloading, incline conveyor feed to silos, dust collection, inventory control, level controls, incline conveyor feed to truck loadout, dustless unloading spout, manual and automated controls for truck loading.
Precision RTP Smoothwall Silos (rolled, tapered panel) are manufactured by Tank Connection. The RTP design is recognized as the "product of choice" for the storage of bulk aggregate materials.
Tank Connection also provided complete turnkey field installation service utilizing direct factory crews.
Integrated aggregate storage systems are designed to interface with a preferred equipment package. Mechanical fill and gravity or mechanical discharge for truck and rail loading are typical applications.
Tank Connection's EXT Fusion 5000 FBE™ is unmatched in performance compared to ALL exterior coating systems offered in the industry today for bolted tank construction. Compared to other products, the coating mil thickness on RTP tank construction by TC is typically 50% greater. We offer no short cuts in providing the best coatings systems designed for abrasion resistance, corrosion resistance, flexibility, chip resistance, weatherability and UV protection.
The BEST Exterior Coating System - EXT Fusion 5000 FBE™ + EXT Fusion SDP™
FBE - fusion bond epoxy powder
SDP - super durable polyester hybrid powder