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News: Drinking Water Quality Methods to Insure Purity

The water you drink is the most important component in your diet, your continued health is dependent your water purity.

Water Edition #005 Wooden Water Tanks /Movie

Tank Fitting Bolted Installation VIDEO

"Plastic tanks, water tanks, chemical tanks, plastic liquid storage containers;

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Water softeners and why you need one.                         

Most of us have heard about hard water. Downsides to both your skin and plumbing.

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What is algae, how it can hurt you and how your tanks can help keep it to a minimum.

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Water Tanks - What qualifies and how to specify.             

You will want to integrate many considerations into the design of your water tank.

Pure Water Edition #001        Fire Water Storage

Fire Water Tanks - Applications.    

New construction in many areas should include a fire water storage tank.

Water Tank - Wikipedia news from Vinmax

Installation Instructions

ASTM 1998-97 Specs

What is in your water and why it needs to be removed.

We are here to help you get the right product for your application, thank you for the opportunity to be assistance.

Water Tanks store water for drinking, irrigation, fire suppression, chemical manufacture and food preparation, hydroponics and fish production storage to hit the high points..

Our Water Tanks are constructed of plastic, polyethylene, polypropylene and fiberglass. Other water tank materials include concrete, stainless steel, lined carbon steel, galvanized steel, wood, ceramic, rock and stone.

The choice of materials depends on the application; where the tank will be located, if it is indoors or outdoors, above ground or underground, how much water it will need to hold and what the water will be used for as well as the quality of water required, etc. Plastic polyethylene tanks are easier to use and last longer than other materials of construction.

Potable water tanksystems applications criteria include temperature variations, pressure, volume,  bacteria, algae, water origin, access, delivery - transport, salinity and  mineral content, dust control, particulate in air.

Vertical cylindrical dome top tanks can hold from fifty gallons to several million gallons.

Horizontal cylindrical tanks are used for low-profile storage, hydro-pneumatic storage and transport.

Elevated Water Tanks, these tanksystems produce outlet pressure at 1 PSI per 2.31 feet of vertical head. Bladder tanks and lagoons provide large short term storage solutions.

Prime directive when designing water tank system installations, "do no harm to the water"

Water Tank Vent Air Dust Control, Controlling air borne dust, bacteria, pollen, insects and other negatives to drinking water by including an vent air filter. This vent air filter will be at grade for easy inspection and include a filter sufficient to provide required air flow with some accumulation of particulate on the filter surface. Automatic cleaning is available. Visual inspection is required and an alternate over vacuum vent is required.