Brine Distributor Truck
The brine distributor truck is equipped with a 1000 gallon brine tank. The truck carries 23% salt brine that is applied to the road before and during snow events
The polyethylene tank holds about 1000 gallons of brine.
The pump is controlled by the truck driver. The pumping rate increases as the truck speed increases to allow for a uniform rate of application.
Solenoid valves are operated from the cab of the truck. They control whether brine is applied to the left, center or right lanes
The main distributor applies brine in the lane behind the truck.
Vertical manifolds distribute brine to the lanes right and left of the vehicle. These are controlled by the operator.