You are here: Home > Hot News > What is tanker trailer?

What is tanker trailer?

Tanker trailers as know as tanker trucks, petrol tankers, diesel tanker trailers, fuel tanker trailers.

Some tanker trailers can ship multiple products at once because the tanks are separated into 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, or in rare cases, there are more tank compartments. This can increase the number of delivery options.

These tanker trailers are typically used to ship different grades of gasoline to a service station to deliver all of the required products at once.

fuel tanker trailer

 

Tanker trailer definition

Tanker Trailers, that is a motor vehicle designed specifically to haul liquids or gases on public roads using a cylinder-shaped, horizontal cargo bay. There are numerous types of tanker trailers on the road, differentiated by their size, what substances they transport, and how much volume they can haul.

They also referred to as road tankers, can hold a number of different types of liquids or gases, including gasoline, diesel, oil, fuels and even some numerous hazardous materials.

tanker trailer

If it transports fuel that is called fuel tankers if it carries diesel that is diesel tanker trailers. Therefore, the differences between one tanker trailers to the next basically volves around one thing — what it carries.

Tanker Trailers typically transport liquid or small materials and can hold anywhere between 8,000 and 16,000 gallons.