The Parker Bitumen Transporter range of heated road tankers provides the ideal solution for the transportation of bulk bitumen over long distances.
Fully compliant with ADR regulations concerning the transportation of hot bitumen products the transporters are of rugged construction for both on and off highway use.
To maintain the product temperature on long journeys the Transporter has a fully automatic, thermostatically controlled, direct oil fired heating system powered from the towing vehicle’s 24 volt batteries complete with high temperature cut out and independent fuel tank.
The product can be loaded, circulated or discharged using the fully integrated submerged pumping system which is driven by an on board auxiliary engine. Product can also be off-loaded by gravity using the main discharge valve mounted in a hot box on the bottom of the tank.
Capacities from 24,000 litres to 48,000 litres
Two/three axle chassis depending on capacity
Fully compliant with ADR regulations
High density insulation and robust external finish
Thermostatically controlled system
Self contained heating system to maintain product temperature
Integral pump permitting loading and discharge of product
Easy to operate and requires minimal maintenance
Strong and rugged construction
Internal anti surge plates to minimise product movement during transportation
Designed for on & off road operation
Fully compliant with ADR Regulations
Suitable for the carriage of elevated temperature liquids
Non-pressurised tank operations
Insulation / Finish
Excellent thermal resistance
100mm high density mineral wool lagging
Staggered joints reduce heat loss
Fully automatic high efficiency burners
250 litre burner fuel tank
Flame tubes protected by stainless steel liners
Fuel line protected by thermal fuse
Hydraulically driven by auxiliary engine
30,000 litre per hour capacity
Can be used to load or offload product
Easy and simple to operate
Distance reading type thermometer calibrated in degrees centigrade and a digital temperature read out