Paul Mueller Company

DSV Silo Storage Tank

Mueller “DSV” silos provide the ultimate in product protection during storage and their vertical design allows maximum product storage in a minimum amount of space. Mueller is the only silo manufacturer to take the time and absorb the expense to offer a stud-welded, circumferential banded bottom construction which protects against fatigue. Mueller offers “DSV” silos in 7 sizes ranging from 7,000 to 30,000 gallons for your convenience.

Features

  • Cylindrical, vertical style with 120" inside diameter (140" inside diameter on the 30,000-gallon silo).
  • Inside lining is Type 304 stainless steel, No. 4 finish.
  • Outer jacket made of carbon steel, prime painted.
  • 3" rigid insulation.
  • 3" inlet/outlet ferrule only (outlet valve optional).
  • 12 gauge, stainless steel alcove, 60" x 60" ID, 621⁄2" x 621⁄2" (± 1⁄4") x 20" deep. No. 4 finish on inside.
  • Stainless steel manway, 151⁄2" x 201⁄2", insulated, inside closing. Optional sampling device may be added.
  • Removable CIP spray dish that requires 90 gpm at 6 psig (optional CIP attachment and CIP door must be added).
  • Mechanical, horizontal agitation with hollow-shaft gear motor.
  • Perforated and removable vent screens.
  • Dial-type thermometer, 20°F to 120°F.
  • Thermometer well for recording thermometer.

Optional Features

  • 3" disc-type outlet valve with gasket and clamp.
  • CIP attachment (required for CIP to wash agitator and fail-safe device with manway door interlock).
  • For multiple silo installations only one is required.
  • CIP door (required for CIP wash). Only one is required for multiple silo installations.
  • Stainless steel inflated-type Mueller Temp-Plate® heat transfer surface for chilled water.
  • External liquid level gauge (for 7,000–15,000 gallon sizes only). Requires field calibration.
  • Sample cock, manual sampling valve in manway door.
  • Aseptic sample (required for aseptic style sampling).
  • QMI fitment door (optional for aseptic sampling QMI fitment).
  • Customer specified liquid level shell for field installation of custom liquid level device.
  • Additional 3" or 4" ferruled inlet.
  • Exterior white Wilkothane paint.
  • Stainless steel outer jacket.
  • Heat tape for CIP and vent lines (required in cold weather climates.)

Specifications and Sizing

Mueller "DSV" Silo Storage Tank Specifications
Capacity U.S. Gallons/Liters* Dimensions Agitator Empty Weight (lbs)
A B C HP RPM
7,000/26,495 120 126.5 192.25 1 107 9,000
8,000/30,280 120 126.5 212.25 1 107 9,600
10,000/37,850 120 126.5 254.125 2 108 10,700
12,000/45,425 120 126.5 295.75 2 108 12,600
15,000/56,775 120 126.5 356.625 2 108 13,300
20,000/75,700 120 126.5 459.25 3 161 17,500
30,000/113,550 120 126.5 502.75 3 161 22,000

*Other size silos are available upon request.

Our Dairy Farm Partners

We are proud to partner with these leaders in the dairy farming industry. From legacy farms that have thrived through multiple generations to solar cooling in Africa that is providing young children their first taste of cold milk, our equipment is impacting lives around the world.

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