Strad Energy

Premix Tanks

*Products may vary by region.

Strad rents premix tanks which are used to mix and store drilling fluid with the option of two or three compartments to handle all our customers' drilling fluid needs. Diesel or electric powered pumping units are available.


Premix Tank Specifications

Volume

63m3 / 16,6423 US gallons

63m3 to 84m3 / 22,190 US gallons

Size

2 compartment

3 compartment


Premix Tank Compartment Features

  • 2" mud guns and a 7.5 HP 480 volt agitator to keep the drilling fluid suspended.
  • All premix tanks have external 4" butterfly valve outlets for each compartment as well as a main 4" butterfly valve return line to the rig.
  • Premix tanks have 2" steam lines as well as steam heaters in the motor room.

Premix Tank Features

  • Premix tanks come with a 110 volt patch cord that is used to power the lighting for either service or set-up when the main power is off.
  • Premix tanks have secondary emergency exit gates and ladders located at the back of the tanks.
  • Safety cables are located on the motor room roof for snow clearing, and alongside the mud gates.
  • Premix tanks have containment lips welded into both the motor room and hopper room to contain any spills that might occur. These rooms also have drain plugs in the floors for cleaning purposes.
  • A hammer style ground rod is located in the hopper room with a quick connect hook-up located on the opposite side of the premix tank.
  • All premix tanks come with a tripod man lift recovery unit that is located inside the lower hopper room. Any authorized compartment entry requires using the recovery unit.

Roofing System (available on 84m3 tanks)

  • 110 volt hydraulic pump with easy set up. 
  • Interior roof warning beacon.
  • 2 fail safe rams and a mid-locking pin service for light repairs and tarp installation.
  • Tarps are available upon request for all premix tank units.
  • Exhaust fan mounted on the roof to help ventilate fumes and steam.

Heating

  • Steam heaters are in the upper deck (roof models), motor room and provide a fixed inline heat source for the hopper room.

Mixing Hoppers

  • Lower - 6" Venturi style in a ventilated and heated room.
  • Upper - 4" Venturi style for heavy mud system requirements.
  • 6' locking gate in the hand rails for pallet accessibility on the top grating.

Pumping Units

  • 480 or 600 volt, 60 HP electric motor, 6" x 5" x 11" Mission Pump.
  • 480 or 600 volt, 75 HP electric motor, 6" x 5" x 12" Mission Pump.
  • 1104E Perkins Diesel Motor, 6" x 5" x 11" Mission Pump.
  • 471 Detroit Diesel Motor, 6" x 5" x 11" Mission Pump.
  • Polymer Sheer Pump is available on request.

Premix Tanks with Hydraulic Roof 500 BBL 3 compartment Premix Tank (actual 481 BBL)

Premix Dimensions

52'2" long x 12" wide x 12'5 - 1/2" tall

Fuel Tank Capacity

435 litres / 100 gallons

Compartments

Each compartment roughly holds 26m3, 490 BBL's total

Weight

58,670 lbs

Agitators

3 Euro drive 7.5 HP, RPM 91, Type RF87DV13254

460 volt, 9.4 amp

Diesel Motor

Perkins 1104E diesel or 471 Detroit diesel

Electric Motor

60 or 75 HP, 480 or 600 volt

Pump

6" x 5" x 11" or 12.5" Mission Magnum

Gear Box

3 Type RF87A, Ratio 19-1

Mud Guns

4 x 2" balon valves, 4 x 2" straight chick sans

Muffler

Industrial hospital grade

Lights 110 volt

7 - 4' boss florescent T-12 bulbs

1 - 28 watt spiral compact florescent

Hopper

6" to 4" beam style with 2" extra heavy beam

6" suction

5" to 6" discharge lines

4" discharge butterfly valve to rig

Power Requirements

480 volt 3W4P 100 amp receptacle

208 4W4P 30 amp receptacle

 OR

600 volt 3w4P 100 amp receptacle


Premix Tanks without Hydraulic Roof 450 BBL Premix Tank (actual 422 BBL)

Premix Dimensions

50' long x 12' wide x 9.4' tall

Weight

42,000 lbs

Agitators

Euro drive 7.5 HP, RPM 91, Type RF87DV13254

460 volt, 9.4 amp

Diesel Motor

Perkins 1104E diesel or 471 Detroit diesel

Electric Motor

60 or 75 HP, 480 or 600 volt

Pump

6' x 5' x 11 or 12.5' Mission Magnum

Gear Box

Type RF87A, Ratoi 19-1

Mud Guns

4 x 2" balon valves, 4 x 2" straight chick sans

Muffler

Cowl 3.5 silencer

Lights 110 volt

3 - 4' florescent T-12 bulbs

2 metal halide 400 watt M59 bulbs

Hopper

6" to 4" bean style with 2" extra heavy bean

6" suction

5" to 6" discharge lines

4" discharge butterfly valve to rig

Power Requirements

480 volt rig - 2 x 480 volt 3W4P 100 amp receptacle

600 volt rig - Transformer rental required with 2 x 480 volt 3W4P 100 amp receptacles or 1 x 480 volt amp and a 600 volt electric/diesel motor skid.


Premix Tanks Advantages

Strad's premix tanks have two mixing hoppers: one in the hopper room and the other on top of the tank.

An optional hydraulic canopy seals the hoppers completely.

All premix tanks are equipped with a ground rod, secondary emergency escape and containment rooms.

Strad gives you the option of using an electric or diesel power supply.

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