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Water Storage - Fire Storage

Fire Water Storage

FRP tank after Bridgetown fire

 

Have you been affected by
recent bush fires?

Recent bush fires around the state have highlighted the need for the provision of accessible water close to property.

Unfortunately, these water storage options often become tainted with ash, debris and fire fighting foam. If this is the case, do not use contaminated water for drinking, bathing or food preparation. 

Click here to learn more about using your tank water after a bush fire. 

Fibreglass tank with minimal damage after fire

A Tanks West fibreglass (FRP) tank after a bush fire. The tank is barely damaged and still functional, compared with a competitors tank, which was destroyed.

Fire Storage

Preparation is an integral aspect of any fire safety program, and the provision of accessible water close to your property is vital. Incorporating Tanks West tanks into your fire safety regime reduces the potential for significant fire damage to your property and increases the likelihood of combating a fire effectively.

Protect your property this season
with a Tanks West water storage tank

Tanks West tanks are heat-resistant and can withstand low-grade grass and brush fires, giving you the assurance of performance when it counts. Fire damage to a Tanks West tank following a low-grade fire is typically aesthetic rather than structural, involving blackening or blistering of the gelcoat. No costly or inconvenient replacement of the tank required, and you will be equipped with a ready fire-fighting tool.

Tanks West tanks can be modified to suit specific fire-fighting requirements. Fast fill points combined with high flow pumps, camlock connectors and level gauges can be fitted to our tanks, to meet Brigade regulations. Brass, galvanised steel and copper fittings, suitable for exposure to excessive heat, are also available.

Tanks West transporter tanks are useful for fire fighting, being designed to facilitate quick and easy access. The sump and anti-vortex device allow the tank to be emptied quickly and completely, while the impact protection strip provides extra protection against damage in an emergency situation. With high volume pumps and hose reels attached, these tanks are ideal for bush fire brigades.