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Installing an NFPA 22 Fire Tank in Alabama

SBS Tanks Standard (ST) Series Spec Sheet

GENERAL:                                        The SBS Tanks  Standard (ST) Series tank is a commercial grade liquid storage solution                                                               designed to provide a long life with little to no maintenance required by the owner. This                                                                    series is designed for use in areas where maximum wind load requirements do not exceed                                                              90 MPH. The ST series is the perfect choice for fire protection systems, raw water retention,                                                           effluent catchment and other commercial and industrial uses.

WALL STRUCTURE:                        Zincalume® steel panels 0.8-3.88mm (22-9 total gauge) thickness conforming to ISO9364                                                               and profiled to SBS Tanks® unique design.


STEEL GRADE:                                G300 Zincalume®

PROTECTIVE COATING:                 Zincalume® (Zinc/Aluminium Alloy), AZ 150 heavy duty coating. Additional coatings                                                                          available to meet varying environmental conditions and applications.


COLOR OPTIONS:                          Mill finish - silver, standard. All SBS Tanks can be supplied epoxy powder coated or painted                                                          with approved primers and paints.


ESTIMATED LIFE:                           60+ Years under normal climate and operational conditions.


INTERNAL LINER:                          Multi-layer woven PVC SBS 700g compliant with both NSF/ANSI 61 (potable water) and                                                               AS/NZS 4020-2005:

                                                        Testing of Products for the Use in Contact with Drinking Water Standards - Contact SBS for                                                         further details.

BOLT SPECIFICATIONS:               Proprietary SBS® bolt design M10(7/16") & M12(1/2") with serrated flange head. Hot dipped                                                           galvanized to ISO 1461:2009. All bolts are high tensile 8.8 grade. Bolt test certifications                                                                   available on request.

DOME ROOF:                                 Zincalume® steel corrugated sheets 0.47mm (26 gauge) thick. G550 high tensile grade with                                                           AZ150 coating. All trusses are hot dipped galvanized after fabrication. Clear span self-                                                                     supporting roof with no center post.

INLETS & OUTLETS:                      All fittings/nozzles are manufactured from mild steel and hot dipped galvanized to ISO                                                                     1461:2009 after fabrication. Stainless steel and HDPE fittings are available on request.


WARRANTY:                                   SBS Tanks carry an industry standard 12-month workmanship and materials guarantee and                                                          a 10-year non-leak warranty is applicable provided the tank is installed by an approved                                                                    SBS installer.


MANUFACTURING TIME:              Standard range, ex stock, immediately available. Non-stock items typically, 4-6 weeks ex-                                                               factory, quantity and model dependent.


DELIVERY TIME:                            Typically, 4-6 weeks.


INSTALLATION TIME:                    Typically:

                                                        1 day - ST05/02 20kl [5,280 Gallons]

                                                        3 days - ST18/02 250kl [66,040 Gallons]

                                                        15 - 17 days ST31/09 3,3 Ml [872,030 Gallons]


SITE PREPARATION:                    Level site capable of supporting a 100kPa (2,089 PSF) with sand bed or concrete ring beam                                                           as required. Site preparations to be arranged by client in accordance with engineer’s                                                                       recommendations prior to installation of SBS Tanks.

Contact an SBS Tanks Sales professional today to learn more about how we can help you store your liquids more safely and efficiently with little to no life-cycle maintenance.

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