The Prospector News

Westeel Develops Innovative Frac Tank Product

You have opened a direct link to the current edition PDF

Open PDF Close
Uncategorized

Share this news article

Westeel Develops Innovative Frac Tank Product

 
 
 
Westeel, one of Canada’s foremost manufacturers of steel storage products, has developed a frac tank installation system which allows most tanks to be built in one day. Using Westeel’s new “Speed Plate” technology, this innovative product enables frac site operators to get their sites up and running in record time, without the use of cranes for a safer installation. “Increasing the speed of frac tank installation has been our focus,” said Westeel President and General Manager, Andre Granger. “This new system provides a fast, safe, cost-effective solution to water management at drilling sites.”
 

Available through Westeel’s distributor, the re-usable and movable frac tanks are engineered with corrugated steel panels, and most sizes can be delivered to site on a single truckload, which includes the tank and liner. The new patent-pending Speed Plate uses less bolts per panel seam, which enables the installation crew to build the system quicker, while still maintaining its structural integrity.

 

Sales will be initially focused in North America, with a product launch planned in Western Canada and North Dakota. “There are tremendous opportunities for our business in these locations. We are excited to be able to offer this convenient new system throughout the oil and gas industry”, said Mr. Granger.

 

Westeel is a division of Vicwest Corporation. It is headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, where it operates one of its five production facilities in Western Canada. Westeel’s comprehensive catalogue of steel storage products includes a wide range of on-farm and commercial storage solutions for today’s agricultural industry, as well as custom storage solutions to meet the needs of the petroleum and industrial sectors. The company exports its products across North America and to more than 30 countries around the world. Vicwest Inc. is traded on the TSX under the symbol VIC.

Posted September 24, 2012

Share this news article

MORE or "UNCATEGORIZED"


Red Pine Extends Mineralization 140 m Down-Dip of the Current Surluga Resource

Red Pine Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: RPX) is pleased to report drilling results fr... READ MORE

January 21, 2022

Sierra Metals Announces Positive Updated PEA on the Expansion at Its Yauricocha Mine in Peru

Sierra Metals Inc. (TSX: SMT) (BVL: SMT) (NYSE AMERICAN: SMTS) is... READ MORE

January 21, 2022

Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp. Closes Oversubscribed Second Tranche of Private Placement for $4,000,000

Western Uranium & Vanadium Corp. (CSE: WUC) (OTCQX: WSTRF) is... READ MORE

January 20, 2022

Well mineralized Gold-Copper Porphyry intersected below Alba gold discovery, Bramaderos Project, Ecuador

Cornerstone Capital Resources Inc. (TSX-V:CGP) (OTC:CTNXF) (FWB:GWN1) is pleased to p... READ MORE

January 20, 2022

Monarch Continues to Define High-Grade Gold Mineralization Near Surface at the Beaufor Mine With 99.7 g/t Au Over 0.6 m (1.97 Ft)

Monarch has received the final assays from its 2021 surface drill... READ MORE

January 20, 2022

We acknowledge the [financial] support of the Government of Canada.

Government of Canada Supported
Copyright 2022 The Prospector News