6800 West Stainless Way
Springfield, MO 65802


Shop Tanks

WATSON METAL MASTERS is a company uniquely skilled in custom shop fabricated tanks, vessels, columns, bins, hoppers, and silos for the Food, Meat, Poultry, Dairy, Beverage, Chemical, Petro-Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Pulp and Paper, Health and Beauty Aid, Paint, Cosmetics, and many other industries.

We utilize Stainless Steel and High Alloy materials, finishes from mill, non-polished to 320 grit, sanitary polish (as low as 7 Ra), and electropolishing. WATSON METAL MASTERS is skilled in on-site fabrication, modification, and alterations including ASME Code vessels and R-Stamp and can conduct on-site fabrication up to a 500,000 gallon capacity.

Components include dimpled (embossed) heat transfer surfaces, half pipe coils, conventional open type jacket, internal helical or spiral pipe coils, agitation, insulation, small skid systems and instrumentation. Complete glycol systems, oil or other heating and cooling skids ready for installation are also available. WATSON METAL MASTERS fabricates your equipment to any of the following design standards:

  • ASME Section VIII, Div. 1
  • OSHA
  • NSF
  • API 620 and 650
  • ANSI
  • AISC
  • USDA
  • 3A Dairy
  • UL
  • BPE
  • Customer Specifications
  • UL


Hydrostatic testing
Liquid Penetrant Testing
Dye Testing with Black Light
Shop Air: 125 psi
Riboflavin: CIP coverage testing
FAT: Complete Factory Acceptance Test Packages
Radiography: Full, Spot or Partial to ASME and API Codes