Most heavy manufacturing operations rely on a variety of vessels and tanks to portion and store powders, chemicals, liquids, or other materials involved in the manufacturing process.
At Smart Machine Technologies, we build all sizes and styles of stainless steel tanks that keep your storage and production process moving quickly and efficiently.
Automated Steel Tanks & Vessels
SMT tanks are more than just metal containers; they’re smart systems that can be integrated into your production process. Add electronic instrumentation and controls tailored to your process to allow real-time monitoring and adjustments of temperature, pressure, pH, and other critical parameters.
Our tanks can also be fitted with custom motors, mixers and agitators, heating elements, cooling systems, or fully automated tank-to-tank transfer systems controlled from a single panel.
Talk to our experienced engineers and integration experts about how we can help you unlock efficiencies and reduce waste by adding automated processes to your stainless steel mixing, transfer, and storage tanks.
Customize Your Stainless Steel Tank
Our tanks are versatile and customizable. In addition to high-quality metal fabrication to your size and shape requirements, we offer materials and coating options to suit your specific needs.
Need a particular grade of stainless steel for corrosion resistance or a specialized interior coating for product integrity? We can make it happen. We also design tanks with unique inlet and outlet configurations, ensuring seamless integration with your existing systems.
Bring us your specifications and drawings. As full-service stainless steel contract manufacturing experts, we work closely with you from the initial design phase to the final installation to create a solution that’s just right for your operation.
Common Industries for Our Stainless Steel Tanks
The unmatched strength, stability, and durability of SMT’s stainless steel tanks make them an important item in a wide variety of industries, including:
Food & Beverages: Stainless steel tanks are essential for storing and mixing ingredients. Our non-reactive tanks are designed to be easy to clean and sanitize to ensure your operation always meets hygiene standards.
Brewing: Tanks are essential for fermentation and storage, providing a corrosion-resistant environment that maintains the quality of the brew.
Manufacturing: Used to store both raw materials and finished products, our tanks can be customized with various control systems as part of highly automated manufacturing processes.
Bottling & Canning: Stainless steel tanks hold liquids like juices, sodas, or water under sanitary, controlled conditions before they’re sent for bottling or canning.
Sugar: Tanks store molasses and other liquid by-products and often include heating elements to maintain viscosity.
Oil & Gas: Stainless steel tanks are used for storing crude oil, refined products, and chemicals, and are designed to withstand the extreme temperatures and pressures common in this industry.
Chemicals: Tanks are used for storing various types of chemicals, and are often customized with special linings or cooling systems.
Agriculture: Stainless steel tanks hold large volumes of fertilizers, animal feeds and supplements, pesticides, and water, and often feature specialized dispensing systems.
Pharmaceuticals: Stainless steel tanks are used for storing and mixing bulk medicinal compounds, often under sterile conditions.
Cosmetics: Tanks are used for mixing and storing various cosmetic products, from lotions to perfumes, under carefully controlled conditions.