The extensive range of tank semi-trailers is proof of Van Hool’s expertise. There are tank semi-trailers for the transportation of foodstuffs, chemicals, gasses, bitumen CO2, cryogenic gases, and specials that are custom-made for the customer and bulk tippers.
7 or 8 containers, all different, depending on their use, leave the production line every day, which means approximately 1,800 a year. Well-thought-out engineering, flexible craftsmanship, high production quality and unique diversity are what lie behind Van Hool's success.
Van Hool also offers the ideal solution for combined road/rail transport. Its various models of swap tanks are a familiar sight and the market for these tanks is still growing.
Van Hool builds tank semi-trailers for the transportation of foodstuffs in accordance with your specific requirements.
We have specially modified tank semi-trailers as the transport of foodstuffs need to meet certain requirements
E.g. we have tank semi-trailers for :
- General foodstuffs
With the Van Hool tank semi-trailer for beer, the entire loading and unloading installation including manhole is housed in a stainless steel compartment at the rear of the semi-trailer. An electrically driven sanitary centrifugal pump discharges and/or aids fermentation of the beer via the return line. This return line can also be used as a CIP line to clean the tank semi-trailer An additional separate nitrogen line prevents the growth of bacteria.The stainless steel tank is well insulated with 150mm fibreglass and finished with stainless steel outer cladding. The chassis is also stainless steel and equipped with 3x9T SAF disc brakes.
With years of experience and constant innovation in the transportation of chemicals, Van Hool is your ideal partner.
With years of experience and constant innovation in the transportation of gas, Van Hool is your ideal partner.
With years of experience and constant innovation in the transportation of bitumen, Van Hool is your ideal partner.
With years of experience and constant innovation in the transportation of CO2, Van Hool is your ideal partner.
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In addition to large series Van Hool also produces individual, custom-made tank semi-trailers, which meet the highest quality standards, of course.
These special constructions are individual tank semi-trailers custom made to meet your specific requirements
Milk tank semi-trailer INTRA
VAN HOOL has many years of experience as a tank manufacturer and in recent years has built a considerable number of INTRA milk tank semi-trailers, which are used to transport milk products from one factory to another.
These semi-trailers are built to the customer’s requirements and to meet the specific needs of end customers. Various tank capacities are possible depending on the destination country.
Different axle configurations (3 x 9 tonne, 3 x 10 tonne and 4 x 9 tonne) can also be supplied.
This close working relationship with the customer ensures the milk tank semi-trailers we produce are ergonomic and efficient too.
Milk tank semi-trailer RMO
VAN HOOL has many years of experience as a tank manufacturer and in recent years has built various RMO milk tank semi-trailers, which are used to collect milk from farmers.
Our RMO semi-trailers have capacities ranging from 30,000 L to 36,000 L (other capacities possible in consultation) and can be equipped with features including:
- 3 x 9 tonne (for 40T or 44T MTM) or 3 x 10 tonne (for 50T MTM) axle assembly
- Steering axles with mechanical or electro-hydraulic steering
- Prefilling to achieve a sufficient coupling load in the event of low capacity utilisation
- High-quality tank insulation with plastic or stainless steel lining
- Reversing cameras with widescreen image
- LED work lights
The entire structure, comprising the semi-trailer and milk-pumping installation, is discussed in detail with our engineering office and the customer to ensure the end product meets the customer’s specific needs in full.
A seamless working relationship between the different parties concerned – the customer, the sales department, our own engineering office and the production department – results in top-quality products that are made in Belgium.