ARCOSA Industries de Mexico designs, enables in plant and builds on-site spherical containers at semi-refrigerated and room temperature with capacities from 5,000 Barrels up to 68,000 Barrels, adjusting to storage needs.
Designed according to ASME Code Section VIII Div. 1&2 (Stamped and registered with NB) and to the British Standard PD 5500 (Certified by Third Party Agency).
|Capacities||10 to 25 MB (1590 to 3975 m3)||25 to 45 MB (3975 m3 to 7155 m3)|
|Pressure Design||14 to 15.8 Kg /cm2 (200 to 225 PSIG)||5.0 to – 7.0 Kg/ cm2 (71 to 100 PSIG)|
|Design Temperature||65° C (150° F)||-20 to 10° C (-4 to 50° F)|
|Operation Temperature||38° C (100° F)||0 to 5° C (32 to 41° F)|
|Hydrostatic Test||According to the Design Code|
DESIGN FOR STRUCTURAL SUPPORT
AISC Structure (American Institute of Steel Construction) Mathematically Modeled in STAAD.
Earthquake, Wind and Combined Loads Requests
- UBC (Unified Building Code)
- CFE Civil Works Manual
Foundation Loads derived from the Mathematical Model are delivered
- The information described is just for reference, each requirement can be analyzed in order to adjust to the client’s requirements.
- The spheres’ design is not limited to the capacity of 45,000 barrels, larger containers may be available under special cases.