African Tank Systems is a supplier of customized bulk water storage tanks that utilize precision RTP (rolled, tapered panel) design.
SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
Target Users (Target Impact Group)
Distributors / Implementing Organizations
African Tank Systems
The bulk water storage is assembled on site after the drawings are approved and the materials are fabricated.
Intellectural Property Type
User Provision Model
Users contact the supplier in order to get a quote. Fabrication and installation are handled by the supplier together with the relevant engineering approvals.
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African Tank Systems supply and install tanks from Tank Connection which utilize the LIQ Fusion 8000 FBE coating system that reinforces the steel and safeguards it against contamination and leaks. The manufacturing style employed by Tank connection is rolled, tapered panel (RTP) construction process. The Bolted Tanks have a capacity of up to 8.2million gallons whereas the Field-Welded Tanks have a capacity of up to 25 million gallons.
The manufacturer provides warranty for the tank workmanship and tank material.
Africa Tank Systems claims that the product has a long lifespan with minimum maintenance required.
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
Vetted Performance Status
No hazards listed
Complementary Technical Systems
Academic Research and References
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“Goal 6,” Sdgs.un.org. Available: https://sdgs.un.org/goals/goal6
J. Naude, “Contact Us,” African Tanks – Steel Storage Tanks, 11-Apr-2023. Available: https://africantanks.co.za/contact-us/
J. Naude, “Municipal Water Bulk Reservoir,” African Tanks – Steel Storage Tanks, 12-Apr-2023. Available: https://africantanks.co.za/municipal-water-bulk-reservoir/
J. Naude, “Bulk Liquid Storage Tanks ??,” African Tanks – Steel Storage Tanks, 12-Aug-2023. Available: https://africantanks.co.za/liquid-storage-solutions/
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