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Pioneer Water Tanks America works with a dealer and installer network to deliver the longest-lasting water storage on the market today. We provide water storage for residential and commercial applications. Our Referral Partner Program is a great way for us to network with similar companies and individuals to exchange leads for services provided. We work with a wide variety of referral partners including irrigation companies, ranch supply stores, land management companies and beyond. Fill out the application below to let us know you’re interested. Referral partner applications are subject to approval by Pioneer Water Tanks America.

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ONLY PIONEER HAS 30-YEARS OF PROVIDING…

 

1. The AQUALINER® Fresh, the only antimicrobial tank liner in the world.

 

2. The V-Lock tank body construction system for strength and durability.

 

3. The industry leading 20 –year conditional warranty on the tank and liner.

 

4. The heavy duty roof truss system, manufactured for extreme conditions.

 

5. Our standard line of accessories, platinum and commercial lines to expand the functionality of your tank.

There are many things to consider when purchasing a water tank. The quality of the materials and the way the tank is constructed ensures the maximum longevity of your water tank. A Pioneer Water Tank features top grade fittings and fixtures to ensure your tank will stand the test of time. Take a moment to discover the difference:

 

STANDARD INCLUSIONS

AQUALINER® FRESH

 

The first antimicrobial tank liner in the world, our state-of the art five-layer AQUALINER® Fresh keeps your water fresher for longer with embedded Sanitized® Silver technology. With a life expectancy of 65 years, the AQUALINER® Fresh is designed to fit the Pioneer Water Tank to prevent contamination.

GEOTEXTILE UNDERLAY

 

Our geotextile underlay is the ideal way to protect your AQUALINER® Fresh from being compromised by sharp objects that may be caught inside your water tank.

SACRIFICIAL ANODES

 

Our sacrificial magnesium anodes significantly extend the life of your water tank by protecting the tank from corrosion. Made from magnesium, the anodes erode in place of the water tank, thereby protecting the steel and allowing the tank to last longer than other systems. Pioneer Water Tanks recommend your anodes be replaced every 10 years so you can enjoy the benefits of your tank for life.

SUPER SEAL

 

Reduce the amount of contaminants to protect your precious water supply with Pioneer Water Tanks’ high-density foam sealer.

6-INCH DIAMETER OVERFLOW

 

Pioneer Water Tanks provides a 6” diameter overflow downpipe, the largest overflow system on the market. The overflow size moves excess water away from the tank quickly to effectively reduce pressure on your tank and avoid costly damage to your tank components.

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE ADVANTAGES OF PIONEER WATER TANKS

DISCOVER THE DIFFERENCE IN PIONEER WATER TANKS

HEAVY DUTY TRUSSES

 

Our exclusively engineered trusses are hot dipped galvanized steel equipped with a swivel foot. As a result, it provides optimal movement in your tank in extreme conditions. As your tank adapts to external conditions, you can rest easy your tank won’t fail when you need it most.

HIGH TENSILE BOLTS

 

Specifically engineered for strength and durability, our bolts are galvanized high tensile 8.8 grade. Not only are they hardened and super strong, they are the most resistant bolt on the market to shear under pressure.

V-LOCK

 

Pioneer Water Tanks’ exclusive V-LOCK is specifically engineered to maximize the strength of corrugated steel without damaging or stretching your liner when molded to the tank wall. In fact, independent testing proves that our V-LOCK provides the ultimate shock absorption to prevent movement or sinking.

Pioneer Water Tanks, AQUALINER® Fresh antimicrobial tank liner is a world’s first to keep your water fresher, for longer.

 

For families across the world relying on the quality of tank water for their daily use and consumption, this means for the first time, being able to enjoy the additional peace of mind that comes with fresher, purer and cleaner water, thanks to the use of antimicrobial technology on the inside lining of Pioneer water tanks.

 

The AQUALINER® Fresh is manufactured utilizing a patented three-layer process that adheres a PP Multifilament Base with a Polyethylene Film on the surface.

  • The PP base, PP/PE Coating, and PE Film are all bound together through a process called Extrusion Coating.

  • The PP Multifilament Base provides strength, flexibility, and dimensional stability.

  • The PE Film provides toughness, water resistance, and heat seal characteristics.

  • Sanitized Technology is inherent in the Black Polyethylene Film that touches the water.

“The AQUALINER® Fresh tank liner is the culmination of Pioneer’s 30 years’ local and international experience in water storage and a result of our continuous drive to improve the way we store water for the benefit of our customers. Water quality is an important global issue and we know it’s one of the most important factors people consider when buying a water tank” said Daniel Wyatt, General Manager, Pioneer Water Tanks.

 

Ensuring the quality of your water is incredibly important!

The AQUALINER® Fresh features excellent flexibility, high tensile strength, waterproof, and good abrasion resistance. The reliable liner Black PE film has Sanitized® treatment embedded into the top layer that touches the water, which prevents bacterial/microbial growth.

 

The ideal liner fabric used in water tanks is a balance and compromise of all the solutions that address the key criteria.

 

In designing a suitable liner fabric, some of the key criteria that need to be considered are:

• Flexibility
• Abrasion-resistant
• Tear and tensile strength
• Chemical resistance
• Fabric Weight
• Shrink resistance/ stability
• Waterproofness

 

The above graph demonstrates the estimated value against each of the key criteria considered during the design and evaluation of AQUALINER® Fresh.

AQUALINER® Fresh is the first water tank liner to be embedded with Sanitized® antimicrobial technology. The black PE film layer of the AQUALINER® Fresh that touches the water is embedded with antimicrobial protection by Sanitized®.

 

This treatment has the following features.

• Keeps your water fresher for longer
• Prevents bacterial and microbial growth
• NSF-61 Certified for drinking water storage
• Developed with Collaboration with Gale Pacific; CE Bartlett Pty Ltd and Pioneer Water Tanks
• World Class Protection Additive
• Patented Technology

 

Fabric constructed from a weave is the most practical method to achieve the desired tear and tensile strength for a liner fabric. A fabric without a weave will continue to stretch when the tank is filled (particularly if the tank wall is corrugated) and then relax when the water level drops. The water level in a tank will rise and drop several times throughout the lifetime of the liner, thus resulting in a thinner and less secure liner over time. This is why the AQUALINER® Fresh features the proprietary weave made of high tenacity multifilament Polypropylene.

 

The AQUALINER® Fresh remains waterproof and retains shape under high pressure due to weave structure.

 

 

 

 

 

Other tank liners that don’t utilize a weave, stretches at any weak point. Once the stretching starts, it continues in this area thus making the fabric thinner and thinner and weaker and weaker. Until it finally bursts.

The Aqualiner Fresh® tank liner used in Pioneer Water Tanks, is third party NSF 61 certified for drinking water storage. The National Safety Foundation standards for drinking water are developed by a team of scientists and industry experts to guarantee products worldwide.

 

The NSF/ANSI 61 Drinking Water System certification is accepted worldwide and is applicable for drinking water across North America.

 

Go directly to the link to see the NSF 61 Certification

WORLD-FIRST ANTIMICROBIAL WATER TANK LINER

 

The multi-generational AQUALINER® Fresh fabric has been a mainstay of the Pioneer Water Tanks 30-year success story and legendary water holding performance. The new fabric retains the Globally Patented Multi-layered PP/PE textile with a spun-woven multifilament polypropylene (PP) scrim construction (WO 2007/070917).

 

The use of antimicrobial protection in a tank liner is the world’s first use of this technology in this application, and our Australian manufacturer of the fabric has applied for an additional Patent to protect this innovation. The patent application has been accepted and its current status is “Patent Pending 2017902908”.

 

Pioneer has back to back exclusivity agreements with everyone in the liner fabric supply chain to ensure exclusive supply of this product to Pioneer, and Pioneer is the only steel liner tank company in the world who has access to this technology for this application.

Only the highest quality Zincalume® and Colorbond® steel are used in Pioneer Water Tanks, providing unmatched durability that no other tank manufacturer can offer- that’s why Pioneer Tanks last longer than any other brand. Pioneer Water Tanks come standard in Zincalume® Steel with your option of upgrading to a wide selection of Colorbond® steel color options.

The Zincalume® Steel Manufacturing Process

1. The metallic coating provides barrier protection to the steel. Magnesium compounds are positioned in the metallic coating to activate at the start of weathering when they are most vital for sacrificial protection.

2. Corrosion of the zinc-rich interdendritic region provides improved sacrificial protection to the steel base due to the presence of the magnesium compound. Magnesium siblicide particles in the interdendritic channels act as additional barriers to slow corrosion and restrict corrosion pathways to the steel substrate.

3. The Aluminum-rich region is modified to provide improved sacrificial protection of the steel base and resist rusting for longer in more severe environments.

ZINCALUME STEEL® IS TESTED AND PROVEN TO LAST LONGER

Next generation ZINCALUME® steel AM125 introduces magnesium into the aluminum-zinc alloy coating, which improves galvanic protection by activating the aluminum. The result is more effective corrosion resistance. BlueScope Steel research and testing have found that the addition of 2% magnesium is the optimum level of corrosion performance and coating integrity. Along with a capital investment of over $100 million to facilitate the required manufacturing capability, BlueScope Steel can now produce next generation ZINCALUME® steel AM125 with even greater durability and a more efficient protective coating mass.

Zincalume vs Galvanized Steel Salt Spray Test

To ensure the durability and reputation of next generation ZINCALUME® steel, BlueScope Steel conducted a comprehensive testing program that included a series of accelerated laboratory corrosion tests as well as a strong emphasis on real-world outdoor exposure tests. A thorough and rigorous testing program ensured that the new product provided optimum performance.

See the full report Link

Tank Code US Gallons Diameter Height
XLR 04 4,990 11′ 0″ 7′ 2″
XLR 08 9,907 15′ 5″ 7′ 2″
XLR 13 16,392 19′ 9″ 7′ 2″
XLR 15 20,243 22′ 0″ 7′ 2″
XLR 23 29,093 26′ 4″ 7′ 2″
XLR 30 39,626 30′ 9″ 7′ 2″
XLR 40 51,785 35′ 2″ 7′ 2″
XLR 50 65,567 39′ 6″ 7′ 2″

See the Technical Specifications of the Tank Models

ADD FUNCTIONALITY TO YOUR PIONEER WATER TANK

 

At Pioneer Water Tanks, we understand the many different ways that clients use their water tank. We also know how important it is that your water tank has been designed and built to suit the harsh environments.

For this reason, we provide a range of additional accessories to optimize the functionality and longevity of your tank.

 

OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES

FIRE HOSE FITTINGS

 

Be ready for fire emergencies with our fast, convenient firefighting valve options. Outfit your tank with anti-vortex fittings and firefighting adapters for quick access during a fire emergency. Learn More about Pioneer Fire Protection

BRASS OUTLET AND VALVE

 

We recommend switching to a brass outlet and valve if using the Pioneer Water Tank for fire protection. This eliminates any plastic fittings from the exterior walls of the tank.

FASCIA STRIP

 

Clients that are concerned about the potential for sharp roof edges or want to achieve a sleeker, more modern look to their tank can purchase a custom designed fascia strip. Our fascia strip covers come in a range of sizes, colors and designs.

WATER LEVEL INDICATORS

 

See the amount of water that you have in store at a glance with a water level indicator attached to the exterior of your tank. Choose between the traditional float and pulley system or a wireless system in a range of colors.

PREMIER PIONEER WATER TANKS PACKAGE

We are proud to offer the Premier Upgrade Package for the full line of Pioneer Water Tanks Galaxy XLR series. This upgrade package includes our standard accessories as well as a fascia kit, a liquidator 2 level gauge, outlet and valve upgrade to 2″ brass, and a brass fire kit (with an additional brass outlet, valve and fire adapter) are added. The Premier Upgrade package can be applied to most Pioneer Water Tank models and or customized to the project needs.

PIONEER WATER TANKS STANDARD COLOR RANGE

Only the highest quality Zincalume® and Colorbond® steel is used in Pioneer Water Tanks, providing unmatched durability that no other tank manufacturer can offer- that’s why Pioneer® Tanks last longer than any other brand.

 

Pioneer Water Tanks come standard in Zincalume® Steel with your option of upgrading to a wide selection of Colorbond® steel color options.

Classic Cream™

Mangrove®

Paperbark®

Surfmist®

Woodland Grey®

Basalt®

Monument®

Pale Eucalypt®

Wallaby®

PIONEER WATER TANKS NON-STANDARD COLOR RANGE

Cove®

Cottage Green®

Deep Ocean®

Dune®

Evening Haze®

Gully®

Ironstone®

Jasper®

Manor Red®

Night Sky®

Shale Grey™

Terrian®

Windspray®

HOW TO PREPARE YOUR PROPERTY FOR WATER TANK INSTALLATION

 

Before most water tanks can be installed, a cement ring beam or a stable sand pad foundation must be prepared.

 

There are some important things to consider when selecting your tank site and preparing the pad.

The sand pad must be level, stable and free of debris prior to construction.

The sand pad must be at least 7’ larger than the diameter of your tank.

For sloping tank sites, ensure adequate drainage to divert runoff away from the tank wall.

Aggregate must be placed around the circumference of your tank to stop erosion and comply with warranty conditions*.

A retaining wall may be required to maintain pad integrity*.

Your tank should not be left empty for an extended period of time. A minimum load of water (10% of tank capacity) should be placed in your tank at the completion of construction.

Before you start preparing your site for installation of your water tank, Pioneer Water Tanks also recommends you contact your local authority to see if there are any regulations or restrictions in place.

Some Pioneer Water Tank projects need or prefer a cement ring beam, learn more about the installation.

CEMENT RING BEAM SITE PREPARATION

 

 

Concrete ring beams are used for commercial and some rural and light industrial water tanks to support the wall and also to hold the tank down during storms and cyclones. Ring beams may also be specified for tanks that are to be constructed on aggressive, acidic soils or where there is a risk of water or wind erosion of the foundation materials.

 

 

Each model of Pioneer Water Tank has an exact cement ring beam dimensions and details that are outlined in our engineering packages. At the time of your order, a specific ring beam drawing will be issued for the project requirements. It’s recommended that there is strict adherence to these specifications for the best performance of the tank.

 

This short video shows a cement ring beam being installed for a 51,785-Gallon Pioneer Water Tank in Nothern California.

The ring beam drawings specify the size, number and spacing of the reinforcing bars and ligatures to be used as well as the MPA rating for the concrete. Ring beams should be as level as possible and have no more than +/- 1/16” over any 5’0” (+/- 2mm over any 2m) of the circumference at the tank wall position and +/- 1/8” (+/- 4mm) over the entire ring beam. A survey chart will need to be completed and returned to your local installer for approval before the construction is started.

It is very important for the local Pioneer Water Tanks installer to ensure that foundation conditions are adequate. All water storage systems are subject to the local authority requirements so Pioneer Water Tanks also recommends local installers adhere to that authority for the tank location.

In some cases, a sand pad can be used for projects based on the application, location and local authority requirements. Click below to see more.

 

WE’RE READY TO DELIVER AND INSTALL PIONEER WATER TANKS WITH OUR NORTH AMERICAN NETWORK

PROVIDING WATER SOLUTIONS

Learn More about the Applications of Pioneer Water Tanks

WATER STORAGE FOR FIRE PROTECTION

Pioneer Water Tanks are engineered to NFPA standards for water storage for fire protection. The tank body and roof are made of Zincalume® Steel, which is proven to withstand fire immersion. The tank’s firefighting adapters and nozzles are compatible with fire hoses across North America.

 

Pioneer Water Tanks can be configured for cyclonic and seismic conditions, as well as heavy industrial zones. Additional accessories are available for different compliance needs. Outfit your tank with anti-vortex fittings and firefighting adapters for quick access during a fire emergency.

 

Fire Protection Tanks range from 7 to 11 feet in height with gross capacities ranging from 3,170 gallons to 97,744 gallons to accomplish your compliance needs. Learn More

TIME SAVING INSTALLATIONS ON PROJECT SITE

 

Our North American wide dealer and installer network provide comprehensive project management and coordination of all aspects of your project. Pioneer Water Tanks are backed with detailed engineering drawings that can be provided per project, including plans for the cement ring beam or sand pad.

 

The expereinced, efficient and professional installation teams are trained in safe methods of work within the strictest of client site requirements.

Our procedures provide for an ease of installation, less time on site, minimal infrastructure and construction personnel.

Some larger capacity and or taller wall height Pioneer Water Tank installations may require the proprietary jacking system.

 

Prior to starting construction with the proprietary jacking system, the following important points must be given consideration.

 


• Everyone who is involved in the building of the tank must be given through instructions on their responsibilities regarding the construction and safe working practices.


• The ring beam must be constructed to Pioneer Water Tanks specifications and has it been allowed to cure fully before starting construction.


• Tanks should never be built in very windy conditions, as this will increase the potential for personal injury and damage to components and equipment. 


• If you are stopping work because of strong winds make sure that all loose items are secured.


• The jack base plates must be fully supported on the ring beam and not overhang the edge of the concrete.


• Check that the mechanical anchors are installed as per the instructions supplied and have been fully tightened before operating the jacking system.


• Only the specified grade (8.8) bolts are to be used to connect the lifting brackets to the tank wall.


• Tanks should never be left supported on jacks at the end of a shift. Tanks must be lowered down onto the ring beam, although it is advisable to keep some tension on the winch cables to give added stability to the tank wall.

Safety is one of the cornerstones of how we do business at Pioneer Water Tanks.

 

At Pioneer Water Tanks, we believe our tanks can be manufactured and installed without causing harm to any of our employees, distributors or customers.

 

To achieve this, Pioneer Water Tanks has invested in safety equipment, is continuing to develop safety protocols and has an ongoing commitment to training to ensure a safer work environment for our staff and distributors.

 

Health and Safety:

We aspire to zero harm to our people. Our fundamental belief is that all injuries can be prevented. This responsibility starts with each one of us.

 

Environment:

We care for the environment. We are committed to the efficient use of resources, reducing and preventing pollution, and product stewardship. We also support rainwater harvesting as a sustainable solution to the ongoing water crisis.

 

Sales documentation, contract administration, and product specifications enable your water storage project to proceed with confidence. Pioneer Water Tanks can provide the documentation to cover local requirements including site plans, installation guides, and wet-stamped engineering packages.

 

See the technical specifications per model of Pioneer Water Tank.

 

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