Ground & Elevated Tanks


Simplex Engineering has significant expertise in designing steel and concrete tanks. Sample of previous projects by our engineers during their career at Simplex Engineering or other engineering companies are given below. Our expertise is also reflected in our technical publications and engineering tools.

  • Rehabilitation of East Bolton Elevated Tank, Bolton, Ontario (nonlinear buckling analysis of tank vessel, design optimization of the additional stiffeners for the tank vessel, development of strengthening technique for the connection between the access tube and the tank floor, design of inner and outer painter rails, modifying an existing bolted access hatch to a submarine style access hatch, design of roof stiffeners considering new loads and openings, design of drip edge, design of connections of access tube to overflow pipe, weir, and mixing system).
  • A 3000-gallon generator sub-base tank that satisfies UL 142 (Standard for Steel Above ground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids).
  • Ground Water Tank, Palmariva, Hurgada, Egypt.


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