When there is a necessity to store diesel in a tank then there are many important things associated with the safety of tank and the surrounding which you need to know about. You can get this information through the diesel supplier or you can get this through the storage tank construction companies in UAE. The later will tell you more in depth details so you have to first get to them and if not possible then see to other resources. If you want to find more info about this matter then you should see below:
First thing is that you have to investigate about the area carefully because you cannot place the diesel tank in an area which is not safe in many terms. There should be no water resources near the place like a lake, well or any other source should not be near. The reason behind this precaution is that in these places there is a greater chance of flood which will cause great disaster when in contact with the diesel tank.
When it is said that there should not be water resource then it means about the open source, if there is a bounded resource then you can place the tank there. Bounded resources are the ones in which there is a certain amount of water is present and it is bounded by the walls and is taken under the supervision because these areas will not have the chance of any flood there. These areas include the in-house water storage system and other walled areas like swimming pool
The most important part of the safety is that you have to keep it in a good and safe location. Keep it at a place which is sturdy and away from the natural water resources so to avoid the chances of flood in that place. If there is any flood then it may change the position of tank and if the tank is not strong enough to bear the change then it may break and the diesel will be leaked from the broken parts of the tank. Sturdy places will also include the place which is equal on the ground so that the tank will stay there in a straight position without tilting to any one side as it will be dangerous for the tank and safety of people.