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Water Tank Inspection Checklist

Use this checklist to examine your ground, elevated, and pressure storage tanks at least once every year to make sure they are in good working condition. Inspect tanks no later than one year after the last time you checked them.
MaintainX
07/22/2022

Water Tank Inspection Checklist

Use this checklist to examine your ground, elevated, and pressure storage tanks at least once every year to make sure they are in good working condition. Inspect tanks no later than one year after the last time you checked them.
  • Location:

  • Exterior Coating Date and Material:

  • Interior Coating Date and Material:

  • Date of Inspection:

  • Name of inspector

  • Location of the tank:

  • Description of the tank:

  • Date of last interior pressure tank inspection:

  • Tank Exterior

  • Foundation

  • Settling, cracks, deterioration

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Protective coating

  • Rust, pitting, corrosion, leaks

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Water level indicator

  • Working, cable access, opening is protected

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Overflow pipe

  • Working, sealed, flap valve cover is accessible

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Access ladder

  • Loose bolts or rungs

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Roof

  • Rust, holes along seams, ponding water

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Roof hatch

  • Proper design, locked, hinge bolts secured, gasket in good condition

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Air vents

  • Proper design, screened, sealed edges and seams

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Cathodic protection anode plates

  • Secured and sealed

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Pressure tank status

  • Pressure release device, pressure gauge, air to water volume device

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Tank Interior

  • Water quality

  • Insects, floating debris, sediment on bottom

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Protective coating

  • Rust, pitting, corrosion, scaling

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Comments:

Source: MaintainX (Community Member)

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