DISCUS Engineered Products

Trust your inner roof

DISCUS Technical Bulletins

Sep 7

Written by:
Julie Anne Cormier

Posted in:
Internal Floating Tank Covers,
The Tank Industry,
Uncategorized

0 Comments

Why pull the plug on drains?

DISCUS IFR in Tank 337The design philosophy behind a significant shift in floating cover technology: decks without drains.

Cover drains are defined by the US EPA in AP-42 as either “open” or “closed”. Closed drains are not typically used on aluminum floating covers. Open cover drains can be either “flush” or “overflow”. Overflow drains are not typically used on aluminum floating covers either. We are left with open drains that are flush with the cover and extend to the liquid under the cover to allow liquid to drain off the floating cover. These are also called “stub drains” or “automatic drains”. Since they are open, this type of drain is a source of emissions. Read more from the Nov/Dec 2015 issue of Tank Storage Magazine

READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE >

Apr 29

Written by:
Julie Anne Cormier

Posted in:
DISCUS News

0 Comments

New DISC Golf Challenge a success at NISTM

DISCUS-NISTM-DISCGolfChallenge-0016-400x267DISCUS Engineered Products sponsored a new hole at the NISTM annual golf tournament this year in Orlando, Florida — we called it the DISC Golf Challenge. The Challenge took place between holes 9 and 10 during the regular golf tournament. Golfers were invited to take two throws to try to land a disc into the disc catcher. We had a great turn out of over 200 people, and were happy to award 5 winners throughout the day!

Continue reading

Nov 2

Written by:
Julie Anne Cormier

Posted in:
News and Announcements,
The Tank Industry,
Uncategorized

0 Comments

Watch for the latest DISCUS article

Website-Media-Ad2xFullpage-TSM-DISCUS-151102-500x321Stay tuned for our new published article coming out this week in the Nov/Dec 2015 issue Tank Storage Magazine, including our latest “Trust your inner roof” ad!

• New LAER benchmark, the EPA’s lowest achievable emissions rate
• Welded seams — zero loss
• Bolted seams — best ever tested
• No enclosed spaces — no trapped vapors
• Patent pending

Page 1 of 212