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A tank truck or tanker truck (United States usage) or tanker (United Kingdom usage), is a motor vehicle designed to carry liquefied loads, dry bulk cargo or gases on roads. [1]

38 relations: Aluminium, Bolivia, Bowser (tanker), Bulk cargo, Carbon steel, Chemical industry, Diesel fuel, Dodge Airflow truck, Fecal sludge management, Fiberglass, Filling station, Gas, Gasoline, Juice, Liquefied petroleum gas, Liquid, Milk, Molasses, Motor vehicle, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Pressurization, Rail transport, Road train, Semi-trailer truck, Septic tank, Slosh dynamics, Stainless steel, Syrup, Tank car, Tank chassis, Tank container, The Terminator, Thermal insulation, United Kingdom, United States, Vacuum truck, Water, Wine.


Aluminium or aluminum is a chemical element with symbol Al and atomic number 13.

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Bolivia (Mborivia; Buliwya; Wuliwya), officially known as the Plurinational State of Bolivia (Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia), is a landlocked country located in western-central South America.

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Bowser (tanker)

A bowser is a tanker of various kinds, named for Sylvanus Bowser.

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Bulk cargo

Bulk cargo is commodity cargo that is transported unpackaged in large quantities.

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Carbon steel

Carbon steel is a steel with carbon content up to 2.1% by weight.

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Chemical industry

The chemical industry comprises the companies that produce industrial chemicals.

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Diesel fuel

Diesel fuel in general is any liquid fuel used in diesel engines, whose fuel ignition takes place, without any spark, as a result of compression of the inlet air mixture and then injection of fuel.

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Dodge Airflow truck

The Dodge Airflow truck was a special request model truck that Dodge introduced in late 1934 and available through 1940.

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Fecal sludge management

Fecal sludge management (FSM) (or faecal sludge management in British English) is the collection, transport, and treatment of fecal sludge from pit latrines, septic tanks or other onsite sanitation systems.

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Fiberglass (US) or fibreglass (UK) is a common type of fiber-reinforced plastic using glass fiber.

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Filling station

A filling station is a facility that sells fuel and engine lubricants for motor vehicles.

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Gas is one of the four fundamental states of matter (the others being solid, liquid, and plasma).

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Gasoline (American English), or petrol (British English), is a transparent, petroleum-derived liquid that is used primarily as a fuel in spark-ignited internal combustion engines.

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Juice is a drink made from the extraction or pressing of the natural liquid contained in fruit and vegetables.

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Liquefied petroleum gas

Liquefied petroleum gas or liquid petroleum gas (LPG or LP gas), also referred to as simply propane or butane, are flammable mixtures of hydrocarbon gases used as fuel in heating appliances, cooking equipment, and vehicles.

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A liquid is a nearly incompressible fluid that conforms to the shape of its container but retains a (nearly) constant volume independent of pressure.

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Milk is a white liquid produced by the mammary glands of mammals.

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Molasses, or black treacle (British, for human consumption; known as molasses otherwise), is a viscous product resulting from refining sugarcane or sugar beets into sugar.

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Motor vehicle

A motor vehicle is a self-propelled vehicle, commonly wheeled, that does not operate on rails, such as trains or trams and used for the transportation of passengers, or passengers and property.

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Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) is a United States Department of Transportation agency created in 2004, responsible for developing and enforcing regulations for the safe, reliable, and environmentally sound operation of the US' 2.6 million mile pipeline transportation.

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Pressurization (or Pressurisation) is the application of pressure in a given situation or environment.

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Rail transport

Rail transport is a means of transferring of passengers and goods on wheeled vehicles running on rails, also known as tracks.

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Road train

A road train or land train is a trucking vehicle of a type used in rural and remote areas of Australia, Europe, and the United States, to move freight efficiently.

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Semi-trailer truck

A semi-trailer truck (more commonly semi truck or simply "semi") is the combination of a tractor unit and one or more semi-trailers to carry freight.

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Septic tank

A septic tank is a chamber made of concrete, fiberglass, PVC or plastic, through which domestic wastewater (sewage) flows for primary treatment.

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Slosh dynamics

In fluid dynamics, slosh refers to the movement of liquid inside another object (which is, typically, also undergoing motion).

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Stainless steel

In metallurgy, stainless steel, also known as inox steel or inox from French inoxydable (inoxidizable), is a steel alloy with a minimum of 10.5% chromium content by mass.

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In cooking, a syrup or sirup (from شراب; sharāb, beverage, wine and sirupus) is a condiment that is a thick, viscous liquid consisting primarily of a solution of sugar in water, containing a large amount of dissolved sugars but showing little tendency to deposit crystals.

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Tank car

A tank car (International Union of Railways (UIC): tank wagon) is a type of railroad car (UIC: railway car) or rolling stock designed to transport liquid and gaseous commodities.

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Tank chassis

Tank container chassis, also referred to as tank chassis, drop frame chassis or tank trailers, are a form of intermodal transportation for portable bulk liquid containers or ISO tank containers.

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Tank container

A tank container or tanktainer is an intermodal container for the transport of liquids, gases and powders as bulk cargo.

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The Terminator

The Terminator is a 1984 American science-fiction action film directed by James Cameron.

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Thermal insulation

Thermal insulation is the reduction of heat transfer (i.e. the transfer of thermal energy between objects of differing temperature) between objects in thermal contact or in range of radiative influence.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Vacuum truck

A vacuum truck or vacuum tanker is a tank truck that has a pump and a tank.

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Water is a transparent, tasteless, odorless, and nearly colorless chemical substance that is the main constituent of Earth's streams, lakes, and oceans, and the fluids of most living organisms.

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Wine is an alcoholic beverage made from grapes fermented without the addition of sugars, acids, enzymes, water, or other nutrients.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tank_truck

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