Propellant tanks

  •    ISRO Propulsion Complex
  •      IPRC, Mahendragiri
  •      4
  •     Space Division

Description

This project includes the design, manufacturing and testing of N2O4 and MMH propellant tanks for the ISRO propulsion complex in Mahendragiri. The capacity of each tank is 500 litres, and are used for handling chemicals used for propulsion.

Construction details

Materials: SS 304L

Critical aspects

  • Design of tanks was done to ensure safe operation under high pressure, as per rules specified under PESO (Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organisation)