one of the premier Power Generation Consulting Engineering
firms needed a tough job handled, they called CRECO for
The problem: How to get 70,000
gallons of Dilution Water storage on the 3rd
floor of an aging power generation plant, once they removed
a turbine that was over 50 years old?
The solution: (2) 13’ diameter x 33’
long, horizontal FRP tanks. These tanks were outfitted with
(2) 24” dia. manways to allow ingress and egress for pump
installations and future repairs and maintenance.
Now shipping (2) 13’ diameter tanks
with their accessories only required 3 trucks. The real
issue became getting the tanks inside a door that only
measured 13’10” wide, so they could access their overhead
cranes and take the tanks to the 3rd floor. Our
experienced driver was put to the test, and after only 1
hour of re-positioning himself and checking on clearances,
we were able to get the tanks inside one by one! The fit
was every bit as tight as it appears!
Fiberglass tanks with fiberglass
ladders, platforms, railings and grating were no match for
the CRECO sales force, and we even made the consultant look
good in the client’s eye’s, since we were able to fit those
tanks inside that aging building, without having to remove
Why not let the CRECO sales force
utilize their expertise on your project whether or not it’s
an easy access project, or cramped for room? CRECO can
answer your questions about feasibility, with a simple site
visit! Let us come and see you, soon?