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Why Manufacturing Is Still Important

Many people think that manufacturing is dead or that it has all been outsourced to foreign countries. However, that is not the case. In many industrialised countries, manufacturing has actually increased over the last few decades. However, due to improvements in processes, more advanced machinery and even the rise of artificial intelligence, a lot of manufacturing is no longer done by a human. However, it's still critical. If you are a consumer, a product developer, or even someone who works in the industrial and manufacturing industries, check out these posts. They explain and explore a lot of the reasons why manufacturing is still important and arguably more important than it has been in years.


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Do you need to install some new water tanks?

by Terra Franklin

Is your home in a remote location away from the mains water supply? Maybe you need to irrigate fields located a long way from the mains water supply? There are many ways you might use water on your property, and if you can't get the water from the mains supply, what will you do? You could fill up a water tanker from the mains supply and drive it to where the water is needed. However, it is better to install water tanks on your property and let them gather the rainwater and stormwater runoff so that you can use them to irrigate your crops, cool your machinery or whatever other purpose you may have.

Planning your water tanks

Water tanks can vary enormously, so when you start to think about fitting water tanks, it is best to begin by deciding where you will place the tanks and what they will look like. If you have plenty of open space, the exact location or style of the water tanks may not be critical, but if space is more confined, you may have to choose a tank that will fit in the only available spot.

Think about the size of the tank that you will need. Choosing water tanks that are too small could lead to endless frustration in the years ahead while picking a tank that is far bigger than you need will be a pointless waste of money and occupy space that you could use for other things.

Another installation question to address is whether the water tanks should be above or below ground. Water tanks above ground may be easier to maintain in the future if they develop a problem, but they can be unsightly. Water tanks below the ground often look better, and they allow the ground to be used for other purposes.

Connecting your water tanks

How your water tanks are connected will depend largely on how water from the tanks will be used. If you want the tank water to enter the water system at your home, you will need to seek professional help. If you only want to irrigate crops, your solution can be simpler. In either case, you must consider what water pressure you will need, and what type of pump you must buy to supply the water to its destination at that pressure. If you have questions, a local water tank supplier should be able to advise you on the right course of action.