Why Steel-Reinforced Water Tanks are Better

With technological advancements in the water conservation industry, water tanks are being manufactured using a wide range of materials – each with their benefits and pitfalls. This article looks to explain why steel-reinforced water tanks are better, by looking at a few benefits they offer: Steel water tanks last longer & are more durable Steel-reinforced...

Common Water Tank Questions Answered

With water becoming one of the scarcest resources on planet Earth, the age of the water storage tank has arrived. Water tanks are necessary to ensure a reliable source of clean water should the municipal pipes run dry. We receive tonnes of water tank questions every week, so this article looks to answer some of...

5 Benefits of a Rainwater Harvesting Tank:

While flash flooding and isolated thunderstorms skew this figure, on average, South Africa receives around 450ml of rainfall per year. With the global average sitting at a much higher 860ml of rainfall per year, South Africa requires serious rainwater harvesting solutions so that what little rain we do get isn’t – excuse the pun –...

How Rainwater Storage Tanks Uplift Rural Communities

With a rapidly changing global climate, rainfall is becoming more and more haphazard – and when the rains don’t come, it’s the rural communities that are hit the hardest. Without proper rainwater harvesting solutions in place, when the rain does fall, only a small percentage of it will be captured. Let’s look at how rainwater...

A Hotel Water Tank – How It Could Help Your Hospitality Business

Have you considered installing a hotel water tank, or adding a backup water supply for your hospitality establishment? South African businesses continue to tangle with economic pressures, rising utility bills, and other local concerns. Notably, however, the hospitality industry within the country remains poised for growth over the next five years. But how could a...

SBS Tanks assists with Municipal Water Supply Programmes

Municipal water supply programmes serve an important function, helping communities access clean, safe drinking water, no matter how remotely they are situated. Water, as the basis for all life and wellness, remains an all too scarce resource in our world. In particular, South Africa’s status as a water-scarce region has been brought into keen focus as...

Choosing a Water Tank for Your Factory

Take a minute to think about how often you use water in your factory. With water conservation a hot topic across Southern Africa – and the world for that matter – the importance of a water conservation strategy for each South African business cannot be stressed enough. Whether to store grey water for repurposing, or...

How Water Affects the Economic Climate of South Africa

The industries that suck most of SA’s water are the agricultural, mining and afforestation Water scarcity affects SA’s economic growth, as well as the success of key economic contributors By utilising repurposed water and water capture solutions, industries can reduce their dependence on SA’s water stores   In an article discussing the affects of water...

Your Factory’s Water Conservation Strategy: Installing a Water Tank

A water conservation strategy is essential for every South African business. With recent drought conditions wreaking havoc on industry and economy alike, a water conservation strategy for your factory is important. Part of that strategy may include installing a water tank. But, how do you know which one is right for you, and just how...

4 Rules for Fire Safety at Your Office

Fire safety is everyone’s responsibility, even when your office has a fully trained fire marshal as part of the team. Here are our top 4 rules for fire safety at the office: A Fire Safety Plan: No matter how strong your fire prevention strategies and tools, a fire safety plan is essential. Hold regular fire...