Primarily intended for the chemical and pharmaceutical industry, but also used in the food industry
Pressure tanks can hold gases or liquids at a pressure substantially different from the ambient pressure.
They are designed to withstand an internal and/or external pressure and are approved according to the regulations of pressure equipment.
- The bottom may be torispherical (KLOPPER), semi-elliptical (KORBBOGEN), low pressure (Campsa), Caps, etc.
- Thickness will be determined by the design code used (AD Merkblätter, API, CODAP, etc.), by the design and test pressures and by the tank dimensions.
- All pressure tanks comply with the regulations of pressure equipment (REAP):
- Hydrostatic test
- X-rayed Vacuum boxes
- Liquids Penetrant Inspection, etc.