Custom Bulk Storage

The Leader in Custom Fabricated Steel Silos, Bins, & Hoppers Since 1976

Dixie Southern is a leader in custom carbon steel fabrication and stainless-steel fabrication. Steel storage silos, steel storage bins, and steel storage hoppers are some products we fabricate. We can help with your agricultural, commercial, or industrial applications.

We custom fabricate steel bulk storage container solutions at our 12-acre, 65,000 square foot manufacturing facility in West Central Florida. Our steel storage silos, steel storage bins, and steel hoppers are available in stainless steel and carbon steel. They are also available in any thickness, diameter, or length that your application requires with skirted and legged designs that enhance structural integrity.

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Steel Storage Silos

Our custom fabricated steel storage silos, also known as steel bulk storage tanks, can be used for a variety of applications, including bulk storage for grain, coal, cement, carbon black, woodchips, wet and dry food products, sand, and sawdust. With decades of experience, we can ensure that your custom fabricated steel storage silo is built to your exact specifications and that your steel silo will withstand the test of time.

  • Steel silos, properly coated, resist corrosion and offer increased durability and longevity
  • Our custom fabricated steel silos meet API, AWS, AWWA, or USDA Standards as specified by our clients
  • Ideal for grain, animal feed, food products, brewed substances, oil, and chemicals
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Steel Storage Bins

We custom fabricate a variety of steel storage bins to meet our clients’ storage and materials handling needs. From simple storage bins to more complex metering bins, our bins are used for a variety of dry materials, such as feed or fuel.

  • Steel bins are durable and long-lived
  • Specialty linings and coatings available to meet your specific bulk storage requirements
  • Steel bins are fabricated to meet AWS, API, AWWA, or USDA standards as our clients may require
  • Ideal for use in agriculture, food processing, oil and gas, power generation, chemical storage, and water or wastewater treatment
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Steel Hoppers

Our custom fabricated steel hoppers are ideal for transferring products such as grain, food products, mined ore, feedstock, and more. Our steel hoppers are frequently used in various industries, including chemical, mining and minerals, and agriculture.

  • Available in coatings such as enamel, epoxy, vinyl, rubber, tar, alkyd, and zinc
  • Steel bins, from either stainless or carbon steel, are durable in all applications
  • Our custom fabricated steel silos meet API, AWS, AWWA, or USDA Standards as specified by our clients

Steel Bulk Storage Industries Served

We serve the exacting needs of facility operators, EPC contractors, general contractors, and OEMs in multiple industries with our custom bulk storage containers.

Oil & Gas


chemical treatment


food & beverage processing


mining & minerals




water & wastewater treatment


pulp & paper


waste treatment


power generator

The Dixie Southern Process

5 Steps to Delivery of Your Custom Bulk Storage Container


We professionally design your steel silo, steel bin, or steel hopper to meet AWS, API, and AWWA standards, as required.


You review our steel bulk storage container design before we procure materials and begin fabrication.


We utilize cutting-edge engineering and manufacturing processes to ensure that your steel silo, bin, or hopper meets your requirements.


Steel Bins, Steel Silos, and Steel Hoppers are inspected by our in-house Quality Assurance, Certified Welding Inspectors, and/or third-party inspection as our clients’ specifications may require.


We deliver your steel silo, bin, or hopper at your facility anywhere in the U.S. and conduct any testing that you require.

Recent Bulk Storage Projects
Pebble Lime Storage Silo from Dixie Southern, Steel Storage Silos

Pebble Lime Storage Silo


Wash Ash Disposal Bins


Ash Disposal Bin

Hydrated Lime Weigh Bin by Dixie Southern, a Steel Storage Bins Manufacturer

Hydrated Lime Weigh Bin

Tell us more about your project

American Welding Society Member
American Water Works Association Member
API Association Member
ASME Certification for Dixie Southern ASME Pressure Vessels and ASME Tank
UL Certification for Dixie Southern, a UL Certified Steel Fabricator
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