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CST Storage (formerly Columbian TecTank®/Columbian Steel Tank Co.™) offers world-class safety, experience, fast and economical tank construction with a proven track record of storage success. With over 250,000 tanks in 125 countries performing in thousands of applications, no other company can match CST’s liquid storage tank design, manufacturing and construction expertise.

Expansive engineering capability and unmatched design experience make CST tank systems the best option to contain thousands of liquid materials. Our next generation factory-applied EP and SD coating systems enhances the performance of each storage tank and insures a good investment and long service-life.

CST has vast experience in diverse markets such as:

• Municipal Water
• Municipal Wastewater
• Industrial Wastewater
• Chemicals
• Process and Potable water
• Oil & Gas storage, desalination and Frac Water
• Fire Protection and thousands of other applications

Over 120 Years of Tank Building Heritage:

CST Storage utilizes proprietary premium coating technology that provides maximum protection and abrasion. Our 120+ years of experience has led to continuous technology and process improvements that have resulted in the finest epoxy coating available in the liquid tank industry. The OptiBond™ coating process is a factory-applied, next generation coating derived from years of in-field experience and performance data.

Certifications and Capabilities include:

• ISO 9001:2008
• Canadian Welding Bureau Certification
• API ISO/TS 29001:2007
• Certified Welding Inspectors
• API 12-B
• All Facilities EPA Complaint
• UL 142 & ULC S601
• NFPA-68/69
• CSA Standard W 47.1 & W59
• FM Approved

CST Storage (headquartered in Kansas City, MO) has manufacturing facilities located in Parsons, Kansas; Winchester, Tennessee; and DeKalb, Illinois. To learn more about CST Storage and fire protection water storage tanks call us at +1 913-621-3700 or visit us online at