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# March 12, 2002

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## API 650 Storage Tank

FOUNDATION DESIGN:
Per API 650 (Appendix E)
Tank is unanchored, use equations pertaining to unanchored tanks,
DATA GIVEN:
Seismic Zone;
Zone Coefficient
Importance Factor
Diameter of Tank
Height of Liquid Content (Design)
Shell Height
Design Specific Gravity
Thickness of Bottom PL Under Shell
Yeild Strength of Bottom PL
Weight of Shell
Weight of Roof + Live Load = 107.4 + 210.4
PI()/4(94.5)2 (44.5)(.79)(62.4)
Weight of Product

Z=
I =
D=
H=
Hs =
G=
tb =

3
0.3
1.0
125.3
45.43
46
0.9
0.5000

Fby =
Ws =
Wy =
Wt =

36,000
373.4
210.4
31,460

PSI
Kips
Kips
Kips

CALCULATIONS:
Seismic Coefficients:
Xs =
C1 =
D/H =

21 Ft
0.60
2.76

W1 / Wt =

0.4

W1 =

12,584.1

W2 / Wt =

0.52

W2 =

16,359.3

X1 /H =

0.36

X1 =

16.4

X2 /H =

0.56

X2 =

25.4

## Per Fig. E-4

K = 0.62
Lateral Force Coefficients:

E-3.3

## T =K (D 0.5 ) =.6 *(94.5 0.5) =

If Greater Than 4.5 seconds

6.72 Seconds
3.375 (s/T2) = 3.375*1.5/5.832 =

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## API 650 Storage Tank

FOUNDATION DESIGN:
M = (Z)(I) { (C1)(Ws)(Xs)+(C1)(Wr)(Ht)+(C1)(W)(X)+(C2)(W 2)(X2)}

## (0.3)*(1.0)[ 0.6(221)(19.685)+ 0.6(317.8)(48.0)+ 0.6(8232)(16.7)+ 0.149(6924)(26.3)]

0.3
4705
5807
123828
46539
54264 Ft-Kips
V = (Z)(I) {(C1)(Ws)+(C1)(Wr)(Ht)+(C1)(W)(X)+(C2)(W2)(X2)}
(0.3)*(1.0)[ 0.6(221)+ 0.6(317.8)+ 0.6(8232)+ 0.149(6924)]
0.3
224.04
126.24
7550.46
1832.2416

2920 kips

## Reistance to Overturning:( E.4.1) API 650

W L = 7.9tb Fby G H

(G18)*(G16)*(G14)/(G13)2 )

1471932
7.9

Constant =
4,792

# / ft

4,792

# / ft

6404

# / ft

6404

# / ft

1213

USE

M=

54264 ft-kips

## Wt + W L = 583.8 / (PI()*94.5) + 4.153

M / D2 (Wt + W L)

6.12 Kips

(G76)/(G13)2(6.12)
54264

96085

b = 1.815+1.273*54264/125.3^2

b =

6.2
6.2

## UnAnchored Longitudinal Compressive Stress

7000 / 6
Allowable Longitudinal Compressive Stress
GHD2/t2
1.255 * 106 = Fa=106 (t) / D =
Anchorage Not Required

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1167
3.99 Kips

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FOUNDATION DESIGN:
Max. Overturning Moment Due To Seismic Loads.
Compression or Tension Due To Moment:
Seismic Base Shear:

54,264 Kips
7.74 kpf
0.27 kips

RINGWALL DESIGN:
Use Following Weight Values for Materials
490lb/ft3
110 lb/ft3
150 lb/ft3
50 lb/ft3

Wt. of Steel
Wt. Of Compacted Soil
Wt. Of Concrete Wall
Wt. Of Product in Tank
Horizontal Pressure on Ring Wall:

F=Kah(g*p*H+1/2 soh)+270
0.3*6.0[(50*44.5+0.5*110*6.0)]+270

4,953 kips

Hoop Tension:
1/2FD= 1/2(4869)(94.5)

310 kips

As= 310/24.0

9.63 in.

## USE - 6 # 9 Bars Ea. Face

USE - # 4 Bars at 12" on Center
Minimum RingWall Thickness:
T = 2W / g *p*h - 2h ( gc - gso)

W = 1100

(2)(1100)/50(44.5)-2(6.0)(150-110)

1.23
Use 16" Thick Concrete Wall

12"
Top of Ground Elevation
16"
48"

12"

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## Concrete Tensile Stress:

fct = c(Es)(As)+T / Ac + n (As)
.0003(29*106)(10)+231000/(16*72)+(9*10)
318000
1242
.15(3000)

256 psi
450 psi
OK

Soil Bearing:
Try 3'- 6" Footing
Weight. of Wall = 1.33*5.0*.150
Weight of Footing = 3.5*1.0*.150
Weight of Fill = 2.17*4.0*.110

1.0
0.525
0.95
2.48

kips
kips
kips
kips

Case 1
Weight of Wall +Footing + Fill =
Bearing Pressure =

3.58/3.50

1.1 kips
2.48 kips
1.0 kips

Case 2
P = 3.58 + 5.19 =
H=
Moment at Base of Footing =

.270(6.0)

## Bearing Pressure Under Footing =

8.77/3.5*1
2.51+.79
Allowable Pressure = 3.0*1.33

8.77 kips
0.270 kips
1.62 kips

2.51 kips
3.30 kips
3.99
OK

## USE -4 # 9 Bars in Footing

USE - # 4 Bars at 12" Horizontal

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## API 650 Storage Tank

DETAILED FOUNDATION DESIGN:

62' - 8"

4'-0"

12"

## Slope 1" per ft.

10"

Well-Compacted Gravel
95% Compacted
50 / 100 % Passing # 4 Sieve
# 4 Bars 12" O/C Each Face

12"

1'-4" Wall

## (4) # 9 Bars Eq. Spaced

3' - 6"

NOTES:
1. Oiled sand to be mixture of sand and liquid asphalt (mc70):
2. Use 10 gallons of asphalt per cubic yard of sand:
3. Top of concrete to be smooth and level with 1/8" +/- in any 30 feet of circumferential length:
4. Maximum Deiation to be less than 1/4" overall:

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