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Fisher Tank Co. / HQ: Chester, Pa. / Revenue: $70 million / Employees: 210 / Specialty: Above ground tank manufacturing / Fisher Tank: “We are well positioned to provide immediate service.” Fisher Tank offers a range of products from a single 30,000-gallon tank to an entire tank farm. industrial, mining, municipal, petrochemical and chemical, petroleum refining, pulp and paper, and water and wastewater treatment. The Chester and Leesville locations are fully equipped with their own engineering, plate metal fabrication and field construction capabilities. Structures created by Fisher Tank include: > Reservoirs > Standpipes > Silos and hopers > Elevated tanks > Stacks “Fisher Tank is one of the leading full-service welded steel tank manufacturers in the country,” the company says. “We are well positioned to provide immediate service to you.” The company says that its in-house services are provided to customers by trained and experience personnel that have a dedication to safety, commitment to quality and attention to schedules. “They get the job done right,” Fisher Tank says. “We can build you a single 30,000gallon tank, a 150,000-barrel tank, an entire tank farm, or provide you with a complete tank package including site clearing/grading, foundations, cathodic protection, painting/linings, insulation, instrumentation and much more,” Fisher Tank says. In the Tank fisher tank is a leading fabricator of above ground storage tanks, with plans to expand. by luke gillespie Headquartered in Chester, Pa., Fisher Tank Co. specializes in the design, fabrication, construction, repair and modification of fielderected welded steel tanks. The company has two additional locations in Leesville, S.C., and Cropwell, Ala. The company was founded in 1948 and primarily serves the eastern 130 WINTER 2011 Achieving Results The goal at Fisher Tank is to engineer and produce safe and properly designed above ground storage tanks that are economical for the customer. “Working together with [the customer] to achieve the best results is and has always been the Fisher Tank standard practice for 60 years,” the company says. To provide the best possible solutions, Fisher Tank uses AutoCAD, and it says it has developed more than 50 in-house automated drawing routines that reduce the time it takes to detail during design by 50 percent. region of the country, but will travel west of the Mississippi for larger jobs. Fisher Tank notes that while it is best known as a tank manufacturer, its repair, modification and maintenance operations have become an effective part of the company. It serves an assortment of markets, including government and military,

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Manufacturing Today - Winter 2011
Global Strategies
Business Value
Freudenberg Household Products
O.K. Foods Inc.
DJO Inc.
CMC Biologics
Packaging Progressions Inc.
Denison Industries
Burr Oak Tool Inc.
Cambridge International
Certified Transmission
Elopak Inc.
Patriot Forge Co.
Aseptic Solutions USA
Comex Group/Frazee Paint
Fabrica Fine Carpet and Rugs
Munroe Inc.
Peerless Mfg. Co.
Canplas Industries
Mettler-Toledo Hi-Speed
R.F. Hunter Co.
Ace Electronics
Advanced Fiber Technologies
Behringer Saws Inc.
Berger Paints – Trinidad Ltd.
DBS Manufacturing Inc.
DDH Enterprise
Deltak LLC
EVS Metal
Fisher Tank Co.
Hanford Pharmaceuticals
Hess Industries Inc.
Holjeron Inc.
Mid-Continent Engineering
New England Ropes
Ranor Inc.
SET Enterprises Inc.
Swaim Inc.
Total Electronics LLC
Weinbrenner Shoe Co.
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Manufacturing Today - Winter 2011