Tag: Tank

Tank containers are loaded on a freight train. © Bertschi

Tank containers shrink the world

It is no exaggeration to say that the tank container has revolutionized freight transport. From its humble origins, the ISO tank container industry now numbers more than half a million units across the globe. Tank production is growing at nearly twice the rate of the world economy and they are almost always made of molybdenum-containing stainless steel. Such is their popularity that these containers now represent a significant end-use application for molybdenum.

Intergraph® TANK™ 2016 with API 620 code

Intergraph® Process, Power & Marine, part of Hexagon and provider of enterprise engineering software to the process, power and marine industries, has recently released Intergraph TANK™ 2016, the newest version of its complete solution for the design, analysis and evaluation of storage tanks.

Minitainer tank

The Minitainer® tank from Tank Solutions has been introduced to revolutionise the way shippers are transporting and distributing liquid products.