Contact: Kevin Gallagher, P.E. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Email: [email protected] 12:00 PM EDT, May 5, 2015
CALDWELL TANKS, INC. WINNER OF ELEVATED TANK OF THE YEAR AWARD FROM STI/SPFA
LOUISVILLE, KY May 5, 2015: Louisville-based Caldwell Tanks, Inc. won the Elevated Tank of the Year Award from the Steel Tank Institute/Steel Plate Fabricators Association for 2014.
Caldwell constructed a 1,500,000 gallon Steel Fluted Column Elevated Tank for the City of Reedley in California to win the Elevated Tank of the Year. This tank is located in the central hub of Reedley’s new sports park complex. As well as storing water, this tank features an internal elevator, multiple interior rooms for various usages, and metal exterior canopies to provide shade and protection to patrons.
Some noteworthy points of this award-winning tank are:
- Over 660 tons of steel was used in the water tank and supporting structure
- Over 815 cubic yards of concrete support the structure
- Over 100,000 square feet of total painted steel surface
- Over 400 feet of 12 inch diameter steel pipes fill, drain and properly overflow the tank
About Caldwell Tanks, Inc.
Headquartered in Louisville, KY, Caldwell Tanks, Inc. has been building innovative, customized storage tanks and vessels throughout North America since 1887. Caldwell is the industry-leading provider of liquid containment structures including elevated storage tanks, ground storage tanks, industrial field-erected tanks and vertical concrete storage structures. Caldwell also has divisions for power augmentation and coatings solutions.