Applications for Steel Hoppers & Steel Storage Bins

Steel hoppers & storage bins are utilized by a multitude of industries to protect and contain their products from outside contaminants. They are a practical method for handling, storing, and transporting a wide variety of materials. Steel hoppers can come in many shapes and sizes including cones, wedges, or pyramids. Our steel plate fabrication shop can customize your steel storage bins to your exact specifications.

Industries that Use Steel Hoppers & Steel Storage Bins


Steel hoppers are used for the transferring and storing of products, including:

  • Sunflower seeds
  • Soy
  • Maize
  • Sorghum
  • Rice
  • Feed pellets for animal, poultry, and fish


Since our steel hoppers and steel storage bins can completely contain a product and meet stringent API, AWS, AWWA, or USDA Standards, they are often employed in the chemical industry to store and transfer substances related to chemical manufacturing.

Mining & Minerals

Our steel hoppers are ideal for the storage and transfer of mined ore. They are also available in a variety of coatings, including enamel, epoxy, vinyl, rubber, tar, alkyd, and zinc.

If you’re interested in how our steel hoppers and steel storage bins can benefit your company, request a quote today and one of our experienced team members will reach out to discuss your specifications and solution to fit your needs!

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