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  • Arch Nexus Living Building Challenge Project

    Water Conservation and Sustainability are industriesNational Storage Tank, Inc. is very passionate about. This last year we worked with Architectural Nexus out of Sacramento, CA on their new office building for Living Building Challenge Certification. “The Living Building Challenge is a green building certification program and sustainable design framework”. In order to qualify, a building must be 100% self-sustainable and all materials used in building must be environment friendly; from th

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  • Architectural Feature and Functional Storage

    There is Hope!!!   Four SteelCore® Corrugated Bolted Steel Tanks were recently completed in St. Helena CA as an architectural feature and functional storage vessel for multiple uses. Each tank has its own unique liner system depending on its use, from potable water to RO water to Fire Protection. Each liner system is designed to meet AWWA D130 and prefabricated and welded to fit each tank. Steel Flanges are used to support the liner seal and the water pressure requirements. Seismically anchor

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  • SteelCore® Galvanized Steel Tank Versatility

    SteelCore® Galvanized Steel tanks like this one are highly functional, long lasting tanks. They are aesthetically pleasing and can be integrated Architectully into any design to enhance or add to the desired look. Rain Catchment is a very common use for SteelCore® tanks in building designs. The galvanized corrugated exterior lends itself to a modern style which fits a variety of genres. They can be partially or fully wrapped in wood, stone or other products or have an exterior coating to ach

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  • 182,290 Gallon Bolted Steel Tank in South Carolina

    182,290 Flat Panel Factory Coated Bolted Steel tank in Langley SC was just completed by National Storage Tank. This will be used for fire protection. Engineered AWWA D103-09 and NFPA22 complaint. Factory Coated Bolted steel tanks are versitile and can be used for food waste, brine, potable water, irrigation and fire protection applications. Please reach out to our tank specialists for information, pricing and options for your liquid storage project at 888-672-6995 or 707-537-7433 or tanktalk@nat

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  • Specialty waste Water Storage Tank in Illinois

    This 15.38'D x 39.10'H Waste Water Storage Tank and 26.74'D x 15.05'H Secondary Containment with rain gaurd was just completed in Illinois by National Storage Tank. This site could only accomodate a small footprint, and required secondary containment. By working hand in hand with the site engineer and our structural engineers, manufacturing and design specialists, we came up with this compact design to allow for all required wastewater storage in a small footprint. To reduce most rain water from

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  • Tank trio for Winery Tanks in Napa Valley

    This tank trio was installed for irrigation, domestic and fire protection applications at a majestic winery overlooking Napa Valley. Arent they lucky! This project required aesthetically pleasing tanks with multiple functions. With higher freeboard in CA due to seismic, we needed to come up with a solution to provide the dedicated water requirement without increasing the tank size. By using floor flanges for the fire fitting, we were able to reduce the water loss by 6" thereby coming up with th

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  • Carbon Bolted Steel required for fire protection NFPA22

    COMPLETE! This Carbon Bolted Steel, Water Storage Tank was just recently completed in Connecticut with exterior insulation - required for fire protection NFPA22.

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  • Fire Tank Eddie World Truck Stop

    YUM! This Bolted steel tank was installed by NST for fire protection and turned into a yummy treat for Eddie World truck stop. What a treat to be apart of such a fun project! As you can see, you can do just about anything with a storage tank. This required fire protection tank is now an icon in southern california. Beckoning drivers to stop and rest.

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  • Fire Protection Tanks & Exterior Insulation

    According to NFPA 22 (16.1), “tanks subject to freezing shall be heated.” Heating and insulating the tank can help prevent tanks from freezing, and the temperature can be monitored by installing a low-water temperature alarm. Tanks can be heated several ways – steam, hot water, or immersion heaters. Insulation can minimize or eliminate the need for heating energy for freeze protection. Energy costs can be reduced by as much as 90 percent when insulated. If the weather in your area is unp

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  • Fire Protection Tanks and NFPA22 Compliance

    Any water storage tank used in relation to a fire pump for Fire Protection use, must meet NFPA 22, NFPA 20 and NFPA 13 design standards. These design standards are enforced by each County Fire Marshal. Each tank must also meet local building codes and must be designed to ASCE standards. Residential Fire Protection Tanks, when under 5,000 gallons, can be installed on a gravel foundation and may not require a permit. Any Fire Protection Tank over 5,000 gallons for residential or commercial use

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