Food Storage Tanks

Processed Food Storage Tanks are offered in shop welded, field-welded, and bolted storage tanks for milling, baking and food processing applications. Food grade Food Storage Tanks are manufactured in coated carbon steel and stainless-steel construction. Designed and customized per your requirements, TC designs are certified to nationally and locally recognized codes as required.

TYPES OF PRODUCTS USED IN OUR FOOD STORAGE TANKS:

Typical food storage products: Flour, starch, sugar, rice, salt, soybean meal, cornmeal, DDG, corn gluten, dextrose, various meals, various flours, various processed foods, etc. Specialized FDA approved coatings are applied to carbon steel storage tanks and thermally cured to the substrate surface in a controlled environment. Stainless steel storage tanks are chemically washed internally (for process food product protection) and externally (for aesthetic appearance) prior to shipment.

Typical food grade weld profiles are available as “smooth not flush”, “flush” and “flush and polished” to meet your requirements.

THE TANK CONNECTION SHOP-WELDED STORAGE TANK ADVANTAGE INCLUDES:

  • The best shop welded storage tank construction offered in North America
  • Welded storage tank diameters from 4-15′ diameter with capacities up to 12,000 cubic feet
  • Bolted storage tank diameters (with hoppers) from 9-45′ diameter with capacities up to 150,000 cubic feet
  •  Available in both coated carbon steel and stainless-steel construction
  • Factory coatings are FDA approved and provide low maintenance requirements
  • Product flow testing to ensure mass or funnel flow requirements
  • Special design considerations can be incorporated for NFPA 68 and FM requirements
  • Special accessories include: Bin activators for sugar discharge, fluidization for flour storage, chisel
  • bottom designs and passive flow devices for functional mass flow discharge requirements
  • Tank support styles include: leg, skirt, lug, girder, load cell and structural steel approaches

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FOR LARGER VOLUME STORAGE APPLICATIONS, WE OFFER BOLTED STEEL TANK AND FIELD-WELD TANK CONSTRUCTION. THE TANK CONNECTION BOLTED RTP AND FIELD WELD TANK ADVANTAGE INCLUDES:

  • The bolted storage tank design has no interior ledges (Note: Other bolted storage designs create horizontal ledges inside the tank, which creates infestation and product contamination areas)
  • Single hopper tank capacities range from 1,000 up to 100,000 cubic feet of storage
  • If field-weld construction is specified, we manufacture the highest quality field-weld construction available in North America…meeting API 650 and API 620 requirements
  • Best coating system available for food grade storage applications
  • Top rated field construction process worldwide (silos are jacked from grade level using a proprietary synchronized jacking process)

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why buy food storage tanks and silos
Why buy a food storage tank? The food storage tank, or food storage container, is made for those who need to harvest and store food. These storage tanks are made in such a way that food cannot be contaminated. Food containers have been around since the dawn of civilisation and with industrial food storage containers, food can be safely stored before being transported to wherever it needs to go. This allows food to be distributed to even the most out of reach places. As a farmer or should you be in the food distribution industry, having the right bulk food storage tanks available is really the only choice you have. Spoiled food products is literally money gone to waste and such waste is completely avoidable when you have the right kind of bulk food storage tank. Why buy our food silos? Generally, these tanks are made for the storing of dried food. These tanks are available in different shapes and sizes and can be custom made to meet your needs. Our tanks are built to meet all of the necessary industry regulations and we’ve helped countless clients find their ultimate food storage solution. The tanks have been rigorously tested in order to ensure that they comply with the rules and industry governed regulations. The tanks are properly coated to prevent contamination and to improve the lifespan of whatever is being stored. Our tanks are suitable for the storage of: • Flour • Maize • Starch • Sugar • Salt • Grain Talk to our team today to find out more about our high-quality food silos.