Cylindrical steel tanks



Types of steel tanks

Stiffening of membrane of single deck floating roof

Methods of erection

Typical damages of aboveground steel tanks

Inspection of steel tanks

Realized projects of tanks

Typical drawings of tanks


About the author

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Lyubomir A. Zdravkov was born in 1974 in Svistov, Bulgaria.
He is graduated from University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy (UACEG), Sofia, in 1999. He is civil engineer and M. Sc. The subject of his study  is "Industrial and civil building".
Lyubomir A. Zdravkov has science interest in field of aboveground steel tanks. He is PhD in field of Structural Engineering. The thesis of his PhD is "Increasing of security of AST that are in service".
The author has science researches and publications in field of steel structures, focused on aboveground steel tanks, that are subject of professional interest. He combines theoretical knowledge with practical techniques and skills as a designer.

Dr. Lyubomir Zdravkov

At the present moment Dr. L. Zdravkov is associate professor in  department "Steel and timber structures" in Faculty of Civil Engineering of UACEG, Sofia.
To keep his design level, the author  works as Structural engineer and designs steel structures.

For contacts:
Dr. Lyubomir A. Zdravkov
University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy
1, Hristo Smirnenski Blvd.
building "B", floor 7, office 733
1046 Sofia