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The Folding Frame Tank is a portable water storage tank designed to hold anywhere from 500 to 5,000 gallons of water in a single storage tank. Great for fire fighting, emergency relief, fish farming or water storage, these tanks are open top for easy access to the interior of the tank. This is perfect for fast filling, quick supply or projects that require an open top access point. Whether you needs a portable unit for fire fighting or a stationary tank for aquaponics, this frame tank is a reliable choice.

Frame Storage Tank Information

Design for the tank features a robust interior liner that lines the bottom and four sides of the tank's frame. Depending on the liquid being stored in the tank, interior liners can be chosen from one of many fabrics rated for drinking water, non-potable water and more. In addition, each frame used for the tank can be made from either a steel or aluminum frame.

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Capacity Deployed Size Single Folded Steel Frame (Weight lbs.) Aluminum Frame (Weight lbs.)
500 gal
(1893 liters)
5'8" x 5'8" x 29" 7" x 5'8" x 29" 90 68
750 gal
(2839 liters)
7' x 7' x 29" 7" x 7' x 29" 97 79
1000 gal
(3785 liters)
8'3" x 8'3" x 29" 7" x 8'3" x 29" 116 96
1500 gal
(5678 liters)
10'3" x 10'3" x 29" 7" x 10'3" x 29" 138 109
2100 gal
(7949 liters)
11'3" x 11'3" x 29" 7" x 11'3" x 29" 154 124
2500 gal
(9464 liters)
12'3" x 12'3" x 29" 7" x 12'3" x 29" 169 135
3000 gal
(11,356 liters)
13'3" x 13'3" x 29" 7" x 13'3" x 29" 185 149
3500 gal
(13,249 liters)
14'3" x 14'3" x 29" 7" x 14'3" x 29" 205 167
4000 gal
(15,142 liters)
15'3" x 15'3" x 29" 7" x 15'3" x 29" 223 178
5000 gal
(18,927 liters)
17'3" x 17'3" x 29" 7" x 17'3" x 29" 269 215


Please Note: The recommended contact time is a guide only. It implies that, at that stage, some of the mechanical properties could start to change. All is depending on care, storage, weather conditions, etc. Many customers have successfully used materials, recommended for 90 days, for over 2 years without problems.

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Technical Specifications

folding frame tanksLiner: The frame storage tank typically features a heavy-duty vinyl liner. Liners used typically measure 22 oz on the side walls of the tank and 28 oz on the floor. These liners are NSF 61 approved for potable water storage applications

Capacities: The capacities for these tanks range anywhere from 500 to 5000 gallons. This is perfect for both large and small water storage or deployment applications. Larger capacities are also available upon request.

Fittings: Fittings for these tanks include aluminum, polypropylene, camlock and storz.

Frames: These folding frame tanks can be made with either aluminum or steel. Aluminum can offer a lighter weight structure that is slightly easier to transport from one location to the next, while steel can provide a solid foundation and structure for support.

Portable tanks easily connect to each other with common fittings and have quick release water spouts to enable the tanks to be drained quickly.

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Due to their open top design and folding frame setup, these units have been implemented in several different options including use in aquaculture, fish farming and more. Some of the most common uses for these tanks have included the following:

  • Aquaculture Farming
  • Water Storage
  • Remote Location Collectionframe storage tanks
  • Fire Fighting Efforts
  • Emergency Relief Efforts
  • Secondary Containment
  • HAZMAT Operations
  • Oil Spill Cleanup & Decontamination




folding frame tanksFrame Tanks & Fire Suppression

One of the most common uses for the folding frame tank is for areas and applications that require quick setup times and easy transportation. Due to their easy folding frame, these tanks are folded and moved via fire truck to forests and other locations where water is limited. Once on site, these tanks can be easily carried and deployed in a matter of minutes. This allows them to be quickly filled by helicopter, water browser, or fire truck. Learn more about Folding Frame Tanks for Fire Suppression.

Our supported frame tanks are used in a a variety of applications. Industrial use for temporary storage of chemicals, secondary spill containment, wildland fire fighting, etc. We have collapsible portable tanks which are specifically made for oil pipeline maintenance and repairs and even bio-digesters for sludge for remote military and contractor use, where facilities are limited.

Secondary Containment: The folding frame tanks is also frequently used for secondary containment or emergency response efforts. In addition to these tanks you might also consider some of other tank containment products including the decontamination pool.


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