It is not that the oil or fuel remains at one place. It travels from one place to another. Transportation of oil requires special care and container so that it does not cause any harm to others. At this time intermediate bulk container or IBC play an important role. The intermediate bulk containers are also used for storage of oil and fuel as well. There are various types of IBC’s available in the market. These containers are manufactured with the material taking the use of the container in consideration.
The three most used IBC’s are plastic composite IBC, steel IBC and stainless steel IBC. Stainless steel IBC’s are the safest ones among all the available IBC’s in market. This is stainless steel framework which contains cylindrical or square or cubical containers in it. These containers are called as intermediate since it can accommodate drums or containers that are in the range of 500 to 3000 liters capacity.
The intermediate bulk containers are costly but are readily available in market. You can buy the readymade ones and you can get a customized one as well. If you don’t want to invest a big amount in buying an IBC there are many firms and manufacturers that sale used IBC at cheaper price. You can look out for IBC for sale in many manufacturer outlets or in any sale fair that is happening nearby.
There are many online sellers who offer various IBC for sale. However, when you are buying a used IBC, especially when it is related to the safety and security of the community, it is better to check thoroughly before closing the sale. You can get new ones as well in sale. This is when the manufacturers and sellers try to clear out the inventory.