Monthly Archives: January 2010

Tank Connection & Laidig Team-up To Tackle Biomass Industry

Parsons, KS – The Tank Connection Affiliate Group announced today that they have teamed-up with Laidig Systems, Inc. to address the growing needs in the biomass storage industry. Laidig is recognized as a global leader in reclaim storage systems for storing difficult to handle bulk materials including biomass and various grain meals. Tank Connection is a global leader in dry bulk and liquid storage containment products. According to Tank Connection President, Bill Neighbors, “It was a perfect fit for Tank Connection and Laidig to come together and form an affiliate relationship. Our product lines are complementary and our companies share in a similar passion to design, manufacture and install the best storage products and reclaim systems available in the industry today.”

According to Mike Schuster, Vice-president of Laidig Systems, Inc., “Laidig has come to recognize that Tank Connection has the most extensive line of innovative storage containment products offered in the industry today. Additionally, Tank Connection and Laidig share similar beliefs regarding our commitment to customer satisfaction and an aggressive approach to the development of new storage and reclaim solutions. We are excited to begin this new relationship.”

Tank Connection is the only tank supplier worldwide that designs, manufactures and installs all types of steel storage tanks, offering over 100 different types of storage containment products. Their product lines, field services and global affiliated network remain unmatched in the industry.

In biomass storage applications, both companies will focus on bulk storage facilities. Tank Connection’s RTP (rolled, tapered panel) bolted tank and Fusion coating system is recognized as the top rated, bulk storage tank/system available. Bolted RTP construction is easily containerized and installed globally, utilizing a specialized hydraulic screw jack process. This tank construction process basically allows construction crews to install large storage tanks at grade level, which is safe and provides effective quality control in the field. This will allow Laidig to install their premier reclaim storage systems at any location worldwide.

For more information about Laidig or Tank Connection, please visit their websites at www.Laidig.comwww.TankConnection.com.