Industrial – Design

Salt Cake Mix Tank Design

Project Description

  • Salt Cake Mix Tank Replacement
  • The tank was at the end of its service life, and had been patched numerous times
  • New leaks were occurring regularly



  • Prepare record drawings of the existing tank, including adjoining piping and equipment
  • Prepare a feasibility study for installation of a replacement tank in a new location:
    • Prepare drawings showing the tank in its new location, along with required changes to piping and equipment
    • Manage structural engineering consultant, identifying requirements to support the tank in the proposed location



    The following results were achieved through the completion of this project: 

    • Increased safety and maintenance access
    • Fabrication was completed prior to shutdown, which simplified installation

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    Saltcake Mix Tank