LPCB Sprinkler Tanks

Dewey Waters is a certified supplier of LPCB sprinkler tanks which are trusted by businesses, municipalities and their insurers who rely on the availability of an emergency water supply to sprinkler systems in the event of a fire.

Approved LPCB Sprinkler Tank Supplier

Due to the dangerous and destructive nature of fire, fire protection systems and their components must meet the stringent regulations outlined in LPS1276. Sprinkler systems are only effective if designed, installed and maintained correctly. The LPS 1048-1 scheme: Requirements for the approval of Sprinkler Contractors in the UK and Ireland, ensures that installers are capable of designing, installing and servicing sprinkler systems to acceptable installation standards. Dewey Waters are LPCB Certified in manufacturing and supplier of LPCB Sprinkler Tanks.

Sprinkler Systems were originally developed for the protection of property or equipment, however, in recent years they have been used for the purpose of life safety as an aid to the means of escape of personnel. Sprinkler Tanks are multifunctional they are designed for fire detection, alarm and suppression of fire.

LPCB Sprinkler Tanks Capacity

Dewey Waters LPCB tanks range in capacity from 5m3 to 1,300m3.

Tanks are manufactured from GRP, as its robust properties are excellent for longevity and durability. They are also constructed to ensure minimal maintenance is required, limiting the necessity to drain down the tank during maintenance work. benefits to GRP water tanks also include: GRP Water tanks Corrosion resistant, GRP Tested High Strength Factor vs Alternatives, Maintenance of GRP, Lightweight Capabilities GRP vs Alternatives, GRP Lower Production, Installation, Maintenance and Transport Cost.

Sprinkler Water Tank Capacities to Suit all Applications

Water capacity is dependent on a number of factors applicable to individual applications. Capacity levels are determined by the following:

  • Hazard classifications – usually the larger the hazard, the greater volume of water is required
  • Duration of water supply
  • Mains refill capabilities – refill duration limits are outlined in BS EN12845, BS 9251
  • Full holding or reduced capacity – reduced capacity may be acceptable where the main refill capabilities are sufficient to make up the water requirement balance within the “time” regulations for specific hazard classifications
  • Wet or dry pipe system
  • Range between the highest and lowest sprinkler. Sprinkler design standard

 

LPCB Sprinkler Tank Options

To ensure optimum performance and compliance with regulations, our LPCB fire protection tanks are usually fitted with the following ancillary items:

  • Hydrostatic contents gauge to measure the level of water in the tank
  • AB Air gap to prevent water siphoning back into the mains water supply
  • Internal ladder for safe tank access
  • External aluminium ladder complete with safety cage to safely gain access to the man-way cover for maintenance purposes
  • Tank overflow and warning pipes
  • Drainage facility to completely drain down the tank for maintenance work
  • Access man-way to allow for testing and maintenance
  • Side access hatch
  • Vortex inhibitor eliminates air circulation through the water when large volumes of water are extracted from the tank
  • Immersion heater to prevent water from freezing in the tank and pipes
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Additional Extras Available:

  • Tank Divider
  • GRP internal ladder
  • Safety hand-railing for around the perimeter of the tank or manhole
  • Internal / external flanged panels available

 

Water tank Sizes

Standard capacities available from 30 litres to in excess of 9,000 litres Full sizing list available on reverse, if you cannot find your size talk to our technical sales team about our bespoke tank options today!

Fully Certified

Dewey Waters is an accredited & certified GRP water tank manufacturer. We pride ourselves on operating to the highest professional standards. We are committed to supplying our customers with genuinely market-leading, high-quality products, and always strive to provide the most appropriate solutions to fulfil clients’ needs. Our product range and manufacturing processes are continually updated and optimised to ensure that we offer the most up-to-date products and services – improvements which are driven by a combination of legislative change, fluctuating market forces and consumer demand. To ensure consistent levels of product quality, we regularly monitor our procurement and usage of raw materials, whilst also striving to adopt the most efficient production methods – using natural resources in all of our manufacturing processes where possible.

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Stock Tanks

Our range of standard tanks are usually available as a stock item, complete with 25mm insulation and with or without a raised float valve housing.

Stock tanks can be delivered within 2-3 working days. Please note stock tanks are supplied undrilled with recess positions as detailed above. Recess provisions are the areas suitable for drilling and fitting connections

DEWEY WATERS FEATURES

Specialising in the manufacture of both one piece and sectional cold water storage tanks, our experience ensures that we are able to accommodate virtually all client requirements.

On time Delivery

Placing and receiving your order is a straightforward, hassle-free process.

Technical Advice

We provide high levels of technical knowledge, product choice and customer service.

Fully Certified

Dewey Waters is an accredited & certified GRP water tank manufacturer.

Experts Installation

60 years’ industry experience in both Water Storage and GRP industries.

On Time Delivery

Placing and receiving your order is a straightforward, hassle-free process.

Technical Advice

We provide high levels of technical knowledge, product choice and customer service.

Fully Certified

Dewey Waters is an accredited & certified GRP water tank manufacturer.

Experts Installation

60 years’ industry experience in both Water Storage and GRP industries.

TANKS CAPACITY 

CALCULATOR

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Water Tank Range

Dewey Waters has gained a established reputation for manufacturing large and small-scale water tanks for their customers at home in the United Kingdom and throughout the world.

HOT PRESS SECTIONAL  

SUITABLE FOR LARGER PROJECTS UP TO 4 METERS HIGH

Dewey Waters specialise in hot press compression moulding at our manufacturing locations. This is a cost effective modular solution which is WRAS approved and suitable for the storage of wholesome & potable water. We can cater for all water tank specifications for Export projects or domestically here in the UK.

TIF SECTIONAL TANKS

IDEAL FOR MAXIMIZING CAPACITY IN RESTRICTED SPACES

Our range of totally internally flanged (TIF) sectional water storage tanks suit all applications and are ideal where space is restricted. Due to its internally flanged design, this tank can be installed against walls and into corners thereby maximizing water storage capacity. 

ONE PIECE TANKS

 STOCK OPTIONS AVAILABLE FOR COST EFFECTIVE WATER STORAGE 

Dewey Waters manufacture and supply one piece water tanks. Our range offers a simple, maintenance-free and cost-effective storage solution. Our tanks are approved and certified in accordance with current regulations.WRAS (Water Regulations Advisory Scheme)

FIRE SPRINKLER TANKS

LPCB CERTIFIED TANKS FOR COMMERCIAL & INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS

Dewey Waters is a certified supplier of LPCB sprinkler tanks which are trusted by businesses, municipalities and their insurers who rely on the availability of an emergency water supply to sprinkler systems in the event of a fire.