In early 2018, JT THORPE diversified with the addition of an above ground Storage Tank Division. The divisions management and operations group are strategically built around a dynamic multi-dimensional team of industry veterans each having 25+ years of industry experience.

JT THORPE’S Storage Tank Division is focused on API 653 Repairs and Maintenance, and API 650 Construction. Our safe and dedicated field supervision and crews are signatory to the National Transient Division Articles of Agreement covering Tank Repair and related work between the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers.

National Presence

Along with our Coatings Division, the Storage Tank Division offers National coverage. With 12 regional offices throughout the United States, we offer localized management, equipment and crews to support our regional projects.

Experience Matters

JT THORPE’s supervision and field crews are experienced tradesmen that understand the techniques required for safe and effective project execution. Our crews work together to build a safe team environment that excels in productivity.

Storage Tank Repair, Maintenance and Construction

We follow all applicable design and construction codes including API 653, API 650 and AWWA D100. We have in-house Professional Engineers to support our partnered design solutions for repair and new construction including full detail drawings and bill of materials.

Tank Bottoms and Interior Accessories

We are versed in projects that range from full removal and replacement of single or double bottom installations to minor bottom patch projects. Interior tank accessories may include roof drains, diffusers, stilling wells, sumps and ladders.

Fixed & Floating Roofs

JT THORPE repairs and replaces any style of floating and fixed roof. We design safe work practices and protocols with special considerations due to the magnitude of fixed and floating roof construction difficulties.

Tank Shell Plate Modifications

JT THORPE has the experience and equipment for repairs consisting of full shell plate replacements, new nozzles and manways or nozzle and manway modifications. We also install tank shell fittings, ladders, and foam piping.

Environmental Seals and Aluminum Roof Products

JT THORPE has the equipment and experience for installations of floating roof seals, aluminum floating roofs, and aluminum dome roofs. Additionally, we offer inspection services for floating roof seals and dome roofs.


If you’re ready to partner with a premier storage tank contractor, then contact us. Our team is ready and eager to respond.

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