Large Volume Horizontal Bare Water Storage Tanks

Designed for storage of potable water up to 180 degrees F (82 degrees C). All tanks are constructed and certified – in accordance with ASME IV, Part HLW for 125 PSI (862 kPa). Niles Steel Tank’s Ultonium™ lining is applied to the interior surface of the steel providing a tough wear resistant lining which minimizes the effects of high temperature hot water. Magnesium anode rods – for protection and longer service life. One 3/4″ Aquastat NPT fittings.

Bare horizontal tanks can also be insulated with our topcoat R-16 spray-on insulation which make the tank suitable for outdoor usage.

As per ASME regulations, all HLW hot water storage tanks over 36″ diameter are required to have a manway.  36″ diameter and below, manways are optional.

Protect your investment further by installing our Power Anode system.


  • Designed for storage of potable water up to 180° F (82° C). – All tanks are constructed and certified – in accordance with ASME IV, Part HLW for 125 PSI (862 kPa).
  • Niles Steel Tank’s Ultonium™ lining – Applied to the interior surface of the steel providing a tough wear resistant lining which minimizes the effects of high temperature hot water.
  • Magnesium anode rods – For protection and longer service life.  (optional power anodes available on select sizes)
  • One 3/4″ Aquastat NPT fittings – Located for optimal temperature reading.
  • 9″ Saddle Height – Standard on all horizontal tanks.  Taller saddles are available and allows for easier access to areas under the tank.
  • Lifting Lugs – Standard.
  • Red Oxide Primer – Shop primer is standard on all tanks. Top coat insulation and finish coats are also available.
  • Five year limited warranty on steel tank – Provides warranty protection against tank failure resulting from defects in materials and workmanship.
  • Ten year limited warranty on steel tank (with double glass lining) – provide superior warranty protection against tank failure. Double glass lining is not an inventory item, built upon request.

BH 1 drawing

All horizontal tanks (bare as well as jacketed and insulated) are shipped with saddles attached, unless requested otherwise.

Dimensions

BH-60-11415651430691282496031.532648

Model  Number NOMINAL

GAL.CAP.

ACTUAL

GAL.CAP.

HEIGHT

“B”

“L” “D” SADDLE

CLR.

DIA.”C” TAPPING

“A”

TAPPING

“B”

TAPPING

“C”

WEIGHT

@125#

BH-30-063 193 175 39″ 63″ 18″ 9″ 30″ 2.5″ 1″ 3″ 365
BH-30-075 229 210 39 75 24 9 30 2.5 1 3 412
BH-30-085 260 240 39 85 29 9 30 2.5 1 3 545
BH-30-099 303 280 39 99 36 9 30 2.5 1 3 508
BH-30-111 340 320 39 111 42 9 30 2.5 1 3 555
BH-36-072 318 285 45 72 21 9 36 2.5 1 3 576
BH-36-078 344 310 45 78 24 9 36 2.5 1 3 614
BH-36-085 375 340 45 85 27.5 9 36 2.5 1 3 659
BH-36-090 397 360 45 90 30 9 36 2.5 1 3 690
BH-36-102 449 415 45 102 36 9 36 2.5 1 3 768
BH-36-114 502 465 45 114 42 9 36 2.5 1 3 844
BH-36-126 555 515 45 126 48 9 36 2.5 1 3 920
BH-42-081 486 435 51 81 24 9 42 3 1 3 810
BH-42-084 504 453 51 84 25.5 9 42 3 1 3 832
BH-42-093 558 505 51 93 30 9 42 3 1 3 874
BH-42-105 630 575 51 105 36 9 42 3 1 3 900
BH-42-117 702 645 51 117 42 9 42 3 1 3 984
BH-42-129 774 720 51 129 48 9 42 3 1 3 1068
BH-42-139 834 776 51 139 53 9 42 3 1 3 1138
BH-48-073 572 500 57 73 18.5 9 48 3 1 3 1090
BH-48-084 658 580 57 84 24 9 48 3 1 3 1213
BH-48-096 752 675 57 96 30 9 48 3 1 3 1350
BH-48-108 846 765 57 108 36 9 48 3 1 3 1485
BH-48-120 940 840 57 120 42 9 48 3 1 3 1619
BH-48-141 1128 1040 57 141 52.5 9 48 3 1 3 1857
BH-48-168 1306 1225 57 168 52.5 9 48 3 1 3 2160
BH-54-099 981 875 63 99 37.5 9 54 3 1.5 3 1696
BH-54-123 1219 1110 63 123 49.5 9 54 3 1.5 3 2124
BH-54-134 1327 1217 63 134 61.5 9 54 3 1.5 3 2252
BH-54-147 1457 1340 63 147 61.5 9 54 3 1.5 3 2306
BH-54-156 1545 1410 63 156 61.5 9 54 3 1.5 3 2364
BH-54-165 1635 1500 63 165 61.5 9 54 3 1.5 3 2734
BH-54-183 1814 1690 63 183 79.5 9 54 3 1.5 3 2972
BH-60-096 1174 1000 69 96 28.5 9 60 3 1.5 3 2548
BH-60-114 1395 1245 69 114 24 9 60 3 1.5 3 2648
BH-60-128 1565 1439 69 128 21 9 60 3 1.5 3 2736
BH-60-138 1689 1530 69 138 48 9 60 3 1.5 3 2829
BH-60-168 1983 1820 69 168 60 9 60 3 1.5 3 3560
BH-60-177 2165 2000 69 177 67.5 9 60 3 1.5 3 3491
BH-60-192 2276 2105 69 192 75 9 60 3 1.5 3 3766
BH-60-210 2570 2395 69 210 84 9 60 3 1.5 3 4172
BH-72-100 1761 1538 81 100 26 9 72 3 1.5 3 2942
BH-72-117 2061 1800 81 117 34.5 9 72 3 1.5 3 3305
BH-72-120 2115 1865 81 120 36 9 72 3 1.5 3 3369
BH-72-128 2254 2000 81 128 40 9 72 3 1.5 3 3540
BH-72-144 2536 2285 81 144 48 9 72 3 1.5 3 3881
BH-72-157 2765 2500 81 157 54.5 9 72 3 1.5 3 4105
BH-72-168 2959 2727 81 168 60 9 72 3 1.5 3 4394
BH-72-192 3382 3147 81 192 72 9 72 3 1.5 3 4852
BH-72-216 3805 3567 81 216 84 9 72 3 1.5 3 5418
BH-72-250 4404 4162 81 250 101 9 72 3 1.5 3 6144
BH-84-121 2901 2500 93 121 32.5 9 84 3 1.5 3 4684
BH-84-138 3308 2915 93 138 41 9 84 3 1.5 3 5196
BH-84-162 3884 3480 93 162 53 9 84 3 1.5 3 5902
BH-84-186 4459 4045 93 186 65 9 84 3 1.5 3 6614
BH-84-210 5038 4610 93 210 77 9 84 3 1.5 3 7327
BH-84-256 6138 5695 93 256 100 9 84 3 1.5 3 8693