Australia and New Zealand’s leading specialist manufacturer and
supplier of pressure filter vessels, screen and disc filtration

FRP Vertical Pressure Vessels

Glacier’s range of FRP pressure vessels is manufactured from fibreglass reinforced plastic (FRP) using continuous bobbin winding technology to provide high reliability and greater resistance.

Glacier’s FRP pressure vessels are suitable for sand and multi-media filtration, ion exchange, activated carbon, biological filtration, nitrification and remineralisation applications.

We can customise vessels to meet specific project needs and the connections, working pressure, dimensions, internal and external finishes can all be adapted to meet individual needs.

  • Operating pressures: 2.5 Bar, 4 Bar, 6 Bar, 8 Bar, 10 Bar
  • Bed depths: 1m – 2m available as standard
  • Diameters: Up to 3m diameters available
  • Nozzle plate floor or lateral distribution systems
  • Corrosion-resistant
  • Low thermal conductivity
  • High resistance to water treatment chemicals
  • No need for liners or coatings
  • Long service life
  • Design Codes: AD MERKBLATT, EN 13121
  • Available certified to AS1210


Optional Components:

  • Multiple Diffusers
  • Nozzle Plate Floor
  • Ion Exchange Collector Arms
  • Ion Exchange Nozzle Plate Floor
  • Sight Glasses
  • Lateral Manholes
  • Vinyl-ester Internal Coating