Pressure Tanks Manufacturers and Suppliers

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  • Oak Lawn, IL

    If you are looking for innovative pressure vessels, you’ve come to the right place! We actively manage your project every step of the way. We keep you informed of what we are doing to ensure we keep up to your standards and delivery times. We will deliver our products on time-every time! Contact us today or visit our website to find out more!

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  • Gladwin, MI

    Gladwin Tank Manufacturing builds custom ASME pressure vessels. We work with stainless, carbon, duplex and the nickel alloys and offer custom rolling, plasma, and water jet cutting. Paired with our expertise in multiple welding procedures, we’re capable of handling every project, large and small. Contact us for your custom build requirements. We are more than just pressure vessels, we specialize in unique custom builds.

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  • West Alexandria, OH

    Rexarc provides fabrication of custom stainless steel and carbon pressure vessels, between 500 and 5,000 psi. Our proven process and facility allow smooth throughput of vessels up to 8’ in diameter and/or 15-tons in weight. Rexarc’s traditions of customization, communication, and commitment to on-time delivery of products has span nearly 100-years of family leadership. Our customers know that we were here yesterday, we are here today, and we will be here tomorrow.

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  • Big Lake, MN

    Midwest Tank Company has provided quality tanks to small and large corporations and contractors since 1972. Our reputation is built on exceptional services and customer satisfaction! Our fabrication techniques have been developed through years of tank specialization, combined with personnel who are experienced in all phases of our operation.

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  • McKinney, TX

    At Vector Systems, Inc., we are proud to specialize in the design, fabrication, and maintenance of pressure vessels, catering to the diverse needs of our valued clients. With our extensive expertise, unwavering commitment to quality, and dedication to customer satisfaction, we have established ourselves as a trusted leader in the industry. Our primary focus is on providing top-quality pressure vessels tailored to meet the specific requirements of various industries.

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Pressure Tanks Industry Information

Pressure Tanks

Pressure tanks are vessels used to store, contain and/or transport gases, vapors and fluids at pressures above atmospheric pressure, aka high pressures.

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Pressure Tank Applications

Pressure tanks can hold and transport substances in the service of a variety of different industries, among them food and beverage, chemical, recreation, plastic and polymer resins, rubber, military and defense, water and chemical filtration, wastewater and water treatment, pharmaceutical and oil, fuel and energy. In addition, they are also commonly partnered with well systems from which residential homes and buildings get their water supply. Some other examples of pressure tank applications include: the operation of nuclear reactor vessels, autoclaves, recompression chambers and road vehicle air brake reservoirs, the powering of air tools and the operation of diving cylinders and other gas cylinders used in chemical, medical and industrial processes.

Process of Pressure Tanks

Pressure tanks and pressure vessels like them are produced via one of three similar processes: welding, brazing and forging. All three processes rely on high heat, an element that allows them to melt the ends of separate metal pieces and fuse them. Pressure tanks must be made from materials that can handle the high pressure, stress and potentially high temperatures to which they will be subjected. It is of the utmost importance that pressure tanks remain stable and neither lose so much pressure that they lose vapor or air to the atmosphere nor gain so much pressure that they explode or cause a fire.

Materials Used for Pressure Tanks

The best materials from which to make pressure tanks are steel and stainless steel. Steel is a great choice because it is durable, strong and able to maintain its structure even under the influence of high impact and/or extreme temperatures. Stainless steel has all of the aforementioned qualities and it is also easy to clean and resistant to corrosion, so it makes a great material for pressure tanks used in sanitary processes such as food and beverage processing, medical or laboratory applications. Other materials with which manufacturers can fabricate pressure tanks include aluminum, carbon fibers, titanium, zirconium and various high strength polymers. In addition, should the requirements of its intended application call for it, pressure tanks can be lined with polymers, rubber, a metal or a ceramic material that helps maintain the structure of the tank and prevents leaks.

Design of Pressure Tanks

Other tank features that are dependent upon the cylinder’s intended application and the substance(s) it will contain include those related to size, shape, ideal pressure level and temperature range. For example, technically speaking, pressure tanks can be constructed using designs other than the cylinder, but for most applications, the cylinder provides the most stability. To serve their many possible applications, pressure tanks can be constructed as vessels with capacities ranging from five gallons to several thousand gallons. They can be as small as a coffee cup and as large as a mini-van.

Types of Pressure Tanks

Many different types of tanks may be categorized as pressure tanks. Examples of these include: ammonia tanks, steam drums, hot water tanks, refractory lined vessels and process tanks.

Standards and Specifications of Pressure Tanks

All pressurized containment vessels can be made to meet the specifications of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, more commonly known as ASME. ASME tanks, as they are sometimes known, are made specifically to meet the ASME quality requirements for design, fabrication, construction, use and maintenance. To keep their ASME status, these pressure vessels must also undergo periodic inspection. Many manufacturers automatically create tanks that meet ASME standards because ASME standards are so universally applied. While they are rarely required, most customers want to know that their products are high quality and safe, and ASME certification provides that reassurance.

Pressure tanks can also fulfill the requirements of other standards both domestic and international, such as those set by UL, ASTM International, TUV the USDA, ISO, Canada, the European Union and more. Most manufacturers also produce non-code vessels. For the best and most relevant information regarding the options for and requirements of your application, contact an experienced pressure tank manufacturer near you today. Among the best talent out there are those companies listed here near the top of this page. Reach out to one or more of them to get the answers and quality products for which you are looking.

Accessories of Pressure Tanks

Pressure vessels can also feature accessories and components such as: consumable and spare parts, flanges, manways, flat cover plates, end closures, nozzles, external attachments, locking rings, reinforcing pads, backing strips, support saddles, walkways, adaptor seals, thrust rings, retaining rings, tubesheets, side ports, forged components and welded components like fittings and shells.

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