What is a Tank in logistics?

A tank or a tank container is used for the storage, transport and stockpiling of gases or liquids. In logistics, the tank plays a role mainly as a container in which liquid substance is stored.

Normally, the tank container consists of a frame and barrel, which are equipped with devices such as a thermometer, pressure and loading valves. The type of device or equipment used with the tank is standardised. Depending on the products being stored or transported, certain modification of the tank is required.

A barrel of oil
This is a tank container used for the storing oil or liquids,