Steel (HDG) tank installation

In Singapore, generally pressed steel tanks (HDG tanks) are used for supply of water to fire pumps / hosereel pumps. Such used / installed pressed steel tank shall comply with SS 22 : 1979. The two types of pressed steel tanks in use in Singapore are

  • 1) Pressed steel tanks (Primer & Bitumen with Black ColorPainting) for indoor installation
  • 2) Hot Dipped Galvanized steel tanks for outdoor installation

The purpose of the pressed steel tank are storage and supply of water for hosereelpump, sprinkler pump and / or fire water supply

Note: For the fire hosereel water tanks, the QP shall design the tank(s) to meet fire safety requirements and shall submit plans to SCDF for approval

Pressed steel water tank:

Pressed steel water tank basically comes with or without partition based on the design of the QP and shall comply with SS 22 : 1979..

Note: Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd shall follow the QP design to ensure the tanks in compliance with latest SCDF requirement and with SS 22 : 1979

Stages in the Pressed steel water tank installation

Quotation

The clients (Fire Prevention & Protection Systems contractors, main contractors, building owners) shall call Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd for a site survey and our engineer shall perform the site visit to assess the site conditions such as access, elevation, size(s) of the required Pressed steel water tank(s). Upon site inspection, our office shall send the most competitive quote for the erection of Pressed steel water tank based on the site survey

Requirements

The client / main contractor shall erect the plinth based on the advice / requirement of Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd to facilitate the erection of Pressed steel water tank(s). Shop drawings for the installation shall be provided by Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd prior to erection of the Pressed steel water tank(s) before commencement of any physical works for the submission to SCDF, Singapore by QP

Note: If the plinth is already erected in the workplace, then Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd shall advise the client the suitability of the plinth for the Pressed steel water tank(s)

Onsite installation of Pressed steel water tank(s)

Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd shall arrange for the delivery of the Pressed steel water tank(s) to the client premises and our competent team along with the proper supervision shall erect the Pressed steel water tank(s) as per the approved shop / installation drawing(s)

Handing over

Upon completion of the installation of Pressed steel water tank(s) Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd shall arrange with the project team for the following

  • Water leak test
  • 2) Verification of incoming / outgoing pipe sizes and positions with the client representative

Note: The project QP shall submit the completion report to SCDF, Singapore

Product features:

All the Pressed steel watertank panels and parts supplied by Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd are in compliance with the design requirement of the QP.

The involved parts in the Pressed steel water tanks are as follows

  • 1) I-beam and / or C-channels for thePressed steel watertank skid base
  • 2) Pressed steel watertank base panel
  • 3) Pressed steel watertank gasket / foam
  • 4) HDG bolts and nuts along with washer (Internal bolts and nuts are stainless steel and external bolts and nuts are HDG)
  • 5) Stainless steel tie-rods and washer
  • 6) Pressed steel watertank internal supports
  • 7) Pressed steel watertank internal ladder (FRP / Aluminium / Stainless steel)
  • 8) Pressed steel watertank side / wall panel
  • 9) Pressed steel watertank external ladder (HDG / SS 304 / SS 316)
  • 10) Air vent (uPVC)
  • 11) Pressed steel watertank roof panel
  • 12) Pressed steel watertank manhole panel
  • 13) Acrylic clear tube water level indicator
  • 14) Stainless steel bracket for manhole panel in the roof
  • 15) Baseplate with screw to secure the stainless steel bracket with the water tank
  • 16) Contour nuts to tighten the baseplate with the stainless steel bracket
  • 17) Incoming / outgoing / drain flanges with required bolts and nuts
  • 18) Top guard rail (based on client requirement)

Warranty given by Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd for the tank installation works

Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd assures our clients that all the tank parts and panels are in compliance with SS 22 : 1979and comes with TWO years warranty for the Pressed steel water tank(s) parts installed by Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd in our client premises against any manufacturing defect or workmanship failures

Need a quote from Waves Fluid Engineering Pte Ltd?

Please contact us at +6591680720 / +6598233464 or email us at sales@wavesfluid.com.sg for further details and discussions.