News | March 28, 2012

Charles Ross Announces Chemical Bulk Tanks


Ross Engineering Inc., a subsidiary of Charles Ross & Son Company, accepts a wide range of custom fabrication projects including chemical bulk tanks as large as 100,000 gallons.

Pictured is one of six 20,000-gallon vessels recently supplied to a polyurethane manufacturer. This vessel is designed and stamped for 50-psig internal pressure according to ASME Code Section VIII, Div.1 (latest edition). The interior of the carbon steel tank is lined with a chemical-resistant epoxy phenolic coating. Lifting lugs, caged ladder, 360-degree roof handrail, multiple size ports and an elliptical manway are also included.

Ross Engineering manufactures storage tanks, pressure vessels and reactors for a variety of applications. Commonly supplied features include:

  • Vacuum and/or high internal pressure design
  • Agitators and controls
  • Heating/cooling jacket or coils
  • Heat tracing
  • Sheathing and insulation
  • Vents and overflow pipes
  • Polished sanitary design
  • Special coatings and tank liners
  • Aside from ASME, other code requirements such as USFDA, BISSC, ABS, API650, API620 and U142 can be met.

SOURCE: Charles Ross and Son Company