Frac Tanks | Frac Tank

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Over the years, Tiger Shipping Containers has successfully provided high-quality frac tanks as fluid storage solutions to a range of industries. We specialise in creating these shipping container tanks for the mining, oil and gas, environmental, chemical, process, construction, infrastructure industries and rural communities all over Australia.

We create steel frac tanks that are quick to set up, very cost-effective, have minimal impact on the environment, are easy to move and transport and are safe to site in any work environment.

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Tiger Shipping Containers have a range of frac tanks available. You can choose from a 20ft or 40 foot container base footprint, and they can hold between 70,000 and 80,000 litres. If you’re not sure which option would be best for your needs, our container staff will be happy to walk you through your options to ensure you get a frac tank that matches your output and makes your job easier and safer.

frac tank delivery

Our frac tanks are engineered in quality-controlled factories, and we individually inspect each tank before we deliver it to your work site. They’re easily to transported using tilt trays or side loaders, and we can deliver them to virtually any location in Australia, via our multiple depots around the country, including Sydney, Brisbane and Perth.

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While most of our frac tanks come with standard inclusions, we can also modify the container with any and all inclusion you require. Frac Tanks are the ideal solution for storing liquids, particularly those used in the oil and gas industry. At Tiger Shipping Containers, we offer a range of Frac Tanks that are designed to meet the specific needs of our customers. 

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In Australia, the manufacture and use of Frac Tanks is governed by several government standards and regulations. These include:

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Australian Standard AS1210 : Pressure vessels - This standard specifies the requirements for the design, manufacture, inspection, testing, and certification of pressure vessels, including Frac Tanks.

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Australian Dangerous Goods Code - this code specifies the requirements for the storage, handling, and transport of dangerous goods, including liquids that may be stored in Frac Tanks.

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Work Health and Safety Regulations - these regulations set out the requirements for the safe operation of workplaces, including the use of Frac Tanks.

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Environmental Protection Authority Regulations - These regulations govern the safe storage and handling of liquids and other substances that may be stored in Frac Tanks, to ensure that they do not pose a risk to the environment.

Tiger Shipping Containers Frac Tanks naturally comply with all of these regulations in full.

Design and Construction of Frac Tanks

Our Frac Tanks are designed to be durable, reliable, and easy to use. They are made from high-quality materials, including steel and aluminium, and they are built to withstand the harshest Australian conditions, with tanks available in various sizes, from 500 barrels to 21,000 barrels.

We use high-grade steel and aluminium for the construction of our Frac Tanks, making them durable and resistant to damage. The interior is coated with corrosion-resistant materials to ensure the longevity of the tank. Our Frac Tanks come equipped with a range of features, including valves, manways, and stairways.

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Dimensions and Weight of frac tanks

Our Frac Tanks come in various sizes and configurations, with the most common sizes being 500 barrels, 1,000 barrels, and 2,000 barrels. The dimensions and weight of our Frac Tanks are as follows:

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500 barrels: exterior dimensions - 46 feet long, 8 feet wide, and 8 feet 6 inches high; Tare weight - 4,990 kilograms (11,000 pounds); Maximum payload - 33,510 kilograms (73,960 pounds).

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1,000 barrels: exterior dimensions - 46 feet long, 8 feet wide, and 11 feet 6 inches high; Tare weight - 8,270 kilograms (18,200 pounds); Maximum payload - 45,720 kilograms (100,860 pounds).

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2,000 barrels: exterior dimensions - 46 feet long, 8 feet wide, and 14 feet high; Tare weight - 11,560 kilograms (25,500 pounds); Maximum payload - 69,210 kilograms (152,460 pounds).

applications of frac tanks

Frac Tanks are used in several industries, including:

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Oil and Gas - frac tanks are commonly used in the oil and gas industry to store liquids, including oil, water, and other fluids used in drilling operations.

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Agriculture - trac tanks are used in agriculture to store water and other liquids used for irrigation and other purposes.

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Construction - trac tanks are used in construction to store water and other liquids used in concrete mixing and other operations.

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Mining - trac tanks are used in mining to store water and other liquids used in mining operations.

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If you’re interested to learn more about our frac tanks, reach out by filling out our secure online form at the top of this page, or else call 1800 072 039.