Just a few days ago, I got an email from a reader, he asked for the Cost Estimate for Steel Water Tower In Nigeria and I gave him a very straight answer. In my answer, I suggested the best way to buy a water tower for his project and he was grateful.
Today you are going to enjoy this to the fullest!
I am going to write on the Cost Estimate for Steel Water Tower In Nigeria, including the cost of workmanship and this I believe will be beneficial for my readers especially those reading from African Nations and Africans reading from any part of the world
Water Tower Definition
According to a definition from Wikipedia, a water tower is best described as a structure designed to provide elevated support for water tanks and are usually designed according to the recommendations of a Plumber, water engineer to provide sufficient pressure for a water distribution system.
Water tower could be designed with concrete or steel but in this article, we are going to be looking at the cost estimate for construction and installation of steel water tower In Nigeria.
How Effective Is steel Water Tower
Steel water towers are usually made of steel. When professionally constructed, steel water towers are strong and durable and allows for serviceability when the need arises.
In this article, the estimation will be made for a tower required to support 6000 Liters (1320 Gallons) of water. This means our water tower till provide support for 3 water tanks of 2000 liters each.
Materials for Steel water Tower Construction
Choice of Materials required to Construct steel water tower depends on the budget of the client.
However, if you are a steel fabricator, I suggest you always make clear the difference between Steel water tower designed with Galvanized pipe and that designed with Steel Pipe as the strength and durability is never the same.
1. Steel/Galvanized Pipe
2, 4mm Angle Iron
3. 3mm Angle iron
4. Brass Plate
7. 1.5mm Angle iron
Cost Estimate for Steel Water Tower In Nigeria
In this section, you will get to know the number of materials required to construct steel water tower and as mentioned above, this water tank is to provide support for 3 water tanks with a storage capacity of 2000 Liters each.
Also, note that 2 different Estimate shall be provided after which you will be encouraged to take the best option which is a little more expensive.
Depending on where your project is located, you may notice a slight difference in price but i am sure it won’t be up to 20% of what i have here. Credits: Image Source – Facebook Post by Author Reference: Guardian Constructors Welding Team