250,000 Gallon Flexible Pillow Tanks
FAQ: What large water storage tanks are best for a city's emergency preparedness?
Customer was looking for a 250000 gallon flexible pillow tank to store potable water for use in emergency situations. See options for this type of storage.
Question: I work for the City of New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness and I'm looking for a quote on one of your large pillow tanks. Do you have something as large as 250,000 gallons?
Answer: Thank you for contacting Portable Tanks, a division of GEI Works! We would be happy to help you with this application. In regards to your question, yes, we can build a tank with a capacity of 250,000 gallons. This is typically the largest tank we are capable of creating and can be built with fabric that is compatible for drinking water.
Flexible Pillow Tank Standard Sizing
When storing a tank this large, one thing that you will want to consider is the size of this tank. These tanks are extremely large in terms of dimensions and you will want to make sure that your area is equipped to handle this size tank. Standard sizing for these tanks are as follows:
- Length: 80 feet
- Width: 80 feet
- Height: 5 feet
Shipping for this tank can vary depending on your specific application, but will typically be folded to fit in a container that measures 12 feet in length by 5 feet in width by 5 feet in height.
Our pillow tanks are made from heavy duty industrial fabrics which are approved for contact with stored liquids. Drinking water tanks are made with NSF 61 and FDA Compliant Polyurethane, Polymer Alloy or E-PVC Coated Fabrics.
Standard fittings with range in size from 3/4" to 2". Larger fittings can be added if required. Please let us know what size fitting you require, and we will work to make sure that your tank is equipped to handle your hose, pump, or other material.
Flexible Pillow Tank Fabric Contact Time
When compared to other storage options, the 250000 gallon flexible pillow tank can offer lowered shipping costs and easy deployment in your location. Fabrics can be rated for storage for as long as 7 years contact time.
- Learn more about large pillow tanks for water storage.
- For water storage of this size, you may also want to consider steel water storage tanks, or even a corrugated steel tank, depending on your project's need.