Tank cleaning

There's no time for down time.

Boost your productivity and your bottom line with Alfa Laval tank cleaning devices

Optimize your tank cleaning process

Safety, sustainability and cost savings are important objectives for your company, and tank cleaning optimization can make a positive impact on all of them. Using the right tank cleaning device can significantly reduce downtime, while using fewer resources such as water, cleaning agents and energy. Our devices are also designed to increase plant safety by eliminating confined space entry for manual tank cleaning.

How it works: Rotary impingement tank cleaning

With decades of experience in tank cleaning, we know the specific amount of force it takes to clean nearly every vessel. Our rotary impingement tank cleaning devices use patented technology that combines pressure and flow to create high impact cleaning jets. This precise, repeatable and reliable, 360° pattern enables you to use the least amount of resources while achieving the most effective tank clean.


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Save time and money

Our rotary impingement tank cleaning devices are guaranteed to positively impact the ultimate scorecard, your bottom line. Our patented technology saves companies all over the world billions of gallons of water and chemicals, millions of hours, and facilitates massive increases in plant productivity and worker safety. Our customers typically see benefits up to:

Rotary jet heads


Alfa Laval rotary jet heads are specifically engineered to use the pressure and flow available to create high impact cleaning jets.  Automated and fluid-driven, the devices are designed to maximize mechanical force, which reduces the amount of time, temperature and cleaning solution needed to effectively clean. Customers have reported up to 80% less water usage, and an 85% reduction in time spent tank cleaning. This adds up to tank uptime increases of as much as 20% and a very positive return on investment.

Rotary spray heads

rotary spray head



Our rotary spray head tank cleaning devices deliver optimum tank coverage, using a revolving flat fan spray effect that delivers repeated moderate-level impact to penetrate films and dislodge soils on the walls of the tank. Rotary spray heads typically provide a 30% reduction in water or solvent usage and deliver a medium-level of impact at 15-40 PSI. Self-cleaning, self-draining, and with few parts and no welds, the patent-pending design offers easy installation, disassembly and inspection.

Find the tank cleaner that meets your needs

Each device is custom selected for optimal cleaning. We provide a solution for every tank, tote and vessel, regardless of shape, size or internal obstructions. 

storage tank

By Tank Size:
Large industrial tanks
- Large sanitary tanks
- Mid-sized industrial tanks 
Mid-sized sanitary tanks
Small tanks

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 By Industry:
Chemicals, paints and resins
- Food and beverage
- Pharmaceutical and personal care
Oil and Gas
Tank trailer and rail car

Keep your tank cleaning device running at its peak

If you take proper care, your tank cleaning machine(s) will far outlast your tanks. We guarantee a 24-48-hour turnaround on all service and repairs so you don’t have to worry about excessive tank downtime.

>Learn about our Best-in-Class Service & Repair Program

Ready to increase your bottom line?

Contact our experts to get started on your customized tank cleaning solution.