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Rectangular Tanks Manufactured for Pharmaceutical Sector Company

Tuesday 17th September 2019

At our Salford Facility Langfields recently completed 2 Rectangular Tanks for a pharmaceutical sector company manufactured to the following specifications –

  • Size - 3m Width x 2m Depth x 2.25m Height
  • Thickness = 8mm cw external stiffeners.
  • Material of Construction = 316L Stainless Steel

FEA was also completed on the items to verify the pump loads on the top opening connection. All remaining calculations completed in line with Roark’s Formulas for Stress and Strain [7th Edition].


Pictured above - The tanks being located in the deep concrete pits the client has constructed on site.

The contract was on a very tight timescale and was completed on time and in budget, a great effort by all involved at Langfields.

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