Collapsible Petroleum Tanks: Past, Present, and Future

Leggieri, John A.
September 2000
Army Logistician;Sep/Oct2000, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p40
Features the collapsible petroleum tanks of the Army in the United States. Establishment of large fuel storage and dispensing systems by Army petroleum units; Details on the evolution of fabric tanks into primary tactical fuel storage; Measures to improve the storage and service life of collapsible tanks.


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