Worker-welding-steel-for-a-storage-tank

THE THINK TANK BLOG

    Here at the Think Tank we are excited to announce that the Fisher Tank Company Board of Directors has named Mike Goldberg our first ever Director of Projects! Mike will serve the Fisher Tank Company team, our customers, our subcontractor partners and our Employee Owners, providing leadership and...

    Industrial workplace safety is a life and death matter, every single day. In the tank fabrication and tank construction business, and in any business that requires heavy equipment, power tools, cranes, lifts, welding equippment, and other potentially dangerous tools, managing safety must be...

     Here at the Think Tank we are excited to announce that the Fisher Tank Company Board of Directors has appointed Paul Windham to the office of President. It's big news around here! Paul is only the 6th person to hold the office of President in our company's 70-year history.

    Today on The Think Tank: an open letter from Safety Director Charles Hineman to the Fisher Tank team. Charles (a.k.a. "CJ") writes about how safety becomes a part of a company's culture and what that means for the organization as a whole. Fisher Tank Company recently celebrated one full year...

    If you're considering a storage tank project, today's Think Tank is for you! We're reposting 5 of our most popular articles about new tank projects, covering everything from selecting the material for your tank to making decisions about subcontracts. Our 69 years in the tank building industry...

    In honor of Jim Miller's retirement last month, we're proud to share this post which originally appeared on the Think Tank in July of 2014,

    Here at Fisher Tank Company, we like to say we have a management team that has almost as much longevity as the tanks we build. Jim Miller, currently...

    Summer’s brutal heat has been described as “Nature's stealth killer. It's not always the medical examiner's prime suspect. And the deadly toll it exacts often becomes clear only well after it has left the scene.” (Kansas.com)

    Today we welcome Anna van Erven of Sunbelt Rentals, Inc. Anna joins us to discuss a key element of most tank construction projects - aerial lift safety. We use aerial lifts in many of our field erected tank projects; getting men and materials several stories of the ground is often part of our...

    If you are planning a tank construction project, there are lots of factors to consider, from the design of the tank itself to the selection of a contractor to build it. There are innumerable areas where a little planning can go a very long way toward successful execution of the project. One of...

    Today on the Think Tank - news from Fisher Tank Company's Safety team and our tank building operations. Crane safety is a key part of our work; building field erected welded steel storage tanks requires the use of large cranes throughout each projectt. We use cranes to unload plate material...