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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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  • First Solar Has a Lot Riding on Proposed Solar Tarrifs

    Suniva's Section 201 trade case could be a boost for First Solar and could challenge the company if it doesn't lead to new solar tariffs. Solar companies and investors will likely learn late this week whether the Section 201 trade case filed by Suniva and joined by SolarWorld will be moving forward, recommending tariffs or other remedies to President Trump. The fate of the U.S. solar industry could be riding on the decision and no one quite knows what the International Trade Commission will f

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  • Latest project going up!

    Latest project going up! A few more weeks until completion!! www.aststorage.com

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  • Great Things Can Come in Small Packages

    NSF 61 Certified and used as a Utility Potable Water tank servicing 20 homes. At 28,000 Gallons, this 1804-VR SteelCore Corrugated Bolted Steel Tank just installed in Northern Califoria. Powder coated for long lasting protection and unbeatable internal flexible membrane liner system, certified NSF61 for potable water storage. Seismically Anchored to meet CBC2016 and Structural requirements. Fast installation and very cost effective.

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  • Huge Cost Savings! Self Anchoring Steel Floor & Gravel Foundation

    This 100,000 gallon tank was just installed in Napa, CA. By using our SteelCore Evolution Tank line with a Self Anchoring Steel Floor, we can reduce your overall cost for your project. Concrete foundations can cost upwards of $35,000 on a project this size. You can cut your costs for foundation by MORE THAN HALF. Inside is a dual liner system, with a geotexile pre liner and a 45 mil Poly Pro flexible membrane liner. NSF61 rated for potable water use. Designed to last. Affordability does not m

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  • AWWA Design Standards

    MYTH!!! AWWA IS A CODE. NO! AWWA is a Design Standard. NOT a code. Did you know that only water storage tanks that need to meet AWWA design standards are the ones installed BEFORE a Public Water Meter? Did you know that it is common to use AWWA design standards for writing specifications for ANY Water Storage Tank , even if it is used AFTER a Public Water Meter? For any tank specified AFTER a Public Water Meter, the AWWA design standards DO NOT apply. Structural codes for Water Storage Tank

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  • Persistence Pays Off: ENSP student Ashleen Rai launches SSU’s first rainwater capture system

    Persistence Pays Off: ENSP student Ashleen Rai launches SSU's first rainwater capture system by Dr. Karna Wong, ENSP Visiting Assistant Professor After two years, a dozen meetings with Sonoma State University Facilities Management, and failed attempts get grant funding, Ashleen Rai's vision for a more sustainable campus through water conservation has been realized. In April 2017, Sonoma State University (SSU) Facilities Management and the Campus Planning Committee approved Ashleen's project to

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  • National Storage Tank Donates Tank to Daily Acts

    National Storage Tank is one of the largest tank suppliers in the Western United States. As a company we are passionate about water conservation and likewise passionate in supporting organizations that share our desire to find solutions to an ever increasing need. We have found one of these amazing organizations right here in California. National Storage Tank is pleased to support Daily Acts a non-profit organization whose mission it is to transform our communities through inspired action and e

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  • National Storage Tank Becomes West Coast - Steel Core Tank Dealer

    National Storage Tank is proud to announce that we are now a Dealer-Representative for SteelCore Tanks. SteelCore is a premiere manufacturer of Corrugated Bolted Steel Tanks ranging from 1000 to 650,000 gallons. These tanks are available in a wide variety of configurations and combinations of width and height to suit most any need. This kind of flexibility is not found with other manufacturers and allows us to better serve our customer’s needs. The SteelCore brand was built from the ground

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