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SBS Tanks Lite (LT) Series

Versatile Applications, Effortless DIY Set-up 

The SBS Tanks Lite storage tank range offers more storage capacity and a longer life span than many other systems on offer, such as plastic or concrete water storage tanks. Our lite steel panel tanks provide a high-quality, value for money solution for water storage needs and the shallow-depth design allows for an easy DIY installation process, making this range perfectly suited for rainwater harvesting or backup water supply on farms and small holdings.


Key features of the SBS Lite range include:

  • High Quality Construction: Crafted from Galvalume steel panels, our LT tanks are built to withstand the test of time, offering unparalleled durability and corrosion resistance.

  • Value for Money: Enjoy cost-effective water storage solutions without compromising on quality.

  • Large Capacities: With larger capacities, our LT tanks provide ample storage for your water needs. Capacities range from 3.17 gallons to 92,196 gallons.

  • Extended Lifespan: Designed for longevity, our LT tanks outlast traditional plastic tanks, ensuring years of service. Say goodbye to frequent replacements and invest in a water storage solution that stands strong against the elements.

  • Versatile Applications: Whether you're a smallholder, farmer, or business owner, our LT tanks are versatile enough to meet your water storage needs. From agricultural irrigation to rainwater harvesting and residential water supply, these tanks offer unmatched flexibility for various applications.


Best suited for:
Domestic and small holdings, Ranch and Rainwater Harvesting and the Commercial Agriculture Sector.



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


STEEL GRADE:                                G300 Galvalume

PROTECTIVE COATING:                 Galvalume (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:                          Our Multi-layer woven PVC SBS 720g liners are 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 and for quotes on our Ethylene-

                                                        based chemical resistant liners for storage of various liquids.

BOLT SPECIFICATIONS:               Proprietary SBS® bolt design M10 (7/16") & M12 (1/2") with serrated flange head. Hot dipped                                                         galvanized to ISO 1461:2022. All bolts are high tensile 8.8 grade. Bolt test certifications                                                                    available on request.


DOME ROOF:                                 Galvalume 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                                                                     1461:2022 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:              Lite range, ex stock, immediately available. Non-stock items typically, 4-6 weeks ex-                                                                          factory, quantity and model dependent.


DELIVERY TIME:                            Typically, additional 6-8 weeks. Sea freight times vary based on port and carrier capacity.


INSTALLATION TIME:                    Typically, but may vary based on site location and weather:

                                                       1 day - LT01/02, 3.170 gal

                                                       5 days - LT18/03, 92 291 gal


SITE PREPARATION:                    Level site capable of supporting a 2,089 PSF (100kPa) 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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