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Fuel & Water Tank Trailers for Rent

United Rentals offers a selection of fuel and water tank trailers for rent, perfect for fuel storage and transport, commercial and industrial site cleaning, and more.

For our full list of fuel tankers and water tanker trailers for rent, view the items below. For more information, visit our resource section.

Trailers Supercategory
Cat Class Code
605-7010

7,000 Gal. Fuel Tanker Trailer, MC 307/DOT 407, Tandem Axle

  • Maximum capacity 7,000 gallons depending on model
  • Code classification MC 307/DOT 407
  • Trailer length up to 43' depending on model
  • Tandem axle
  • Uses: Ideal for chemical storage, transport or distribution of finished, intermediate and waste products
Red and white Multiquip water trailer
Cat Class Code
920-7005

500 Gal. Water Tank Trailer, Centrifugal Pump, Tandem Axle

  • Maximum capacity 500 gallons
  • DOT-approved lighting
  • Trailer length up to 13'6" depending on model
  • Tandem axle
  • Uses: Ideal for providing water onsite for dust control and cleaning in construction or agricultural applications
Resources

FAQs About Fuel & Water Tank Trailers

Fuel and water trailers are designed for the safe storage and transportation of liquids from 500 gallons to 7,000 gallons. United Rentals offers DOT-coded tankers specifically designed for fuel storage and transport that adhere to the strict safety and operational standards set by the Department of Transportation. Additionally, United Rentals offers a 500-gallon capacity water trailer manufactured by trusted brands like Multiquip and Wylie. They are ideal for tasks such as dust control, fire prevention or irrigation at remote locations. We also offer trailer hitches to ensure you have what you need to tow. For more information read our FAQs below.

FAQs
How much does a water tank trailer weigh?

When empty, our 500-gallon water tank trailer weighs approximately 1,800 pounds. When filled to its maximum capacity, the weight increases substantially due to the weight of the water. A gallon of water weighs about 8.34 pounds so a 500-gallon capacity tank would hold roughly 4,170 pounds of water. So, when fully loaded with water, the total weight of the water tank trailer can be as much as 5,970 pounds.

What types of fuel can be transported in fuel tanker trailers?

Fuel tanker trailers are versatile and can be used to transport a variety of fuels and chemicals. They are typically used for chemical storage, transport and distribution of both fuel and finished or intermediate chemicals. Additionally, these tankers are also capable of handling waste products. This wide range of applications makes fuel tanker trailers invaluable in industries that involve the processing and transport of fuel and chemicals.

What is the maximum capacity for fuel and water tank trailers?

The maximum capacity for both fuel and water tank trailers varies depending on the model. For United Rentals' water tank trailers, the maximum capacity is 500 gallons. As for fuel tanker trailers, the capacity can go up to 7,000 gallons, depending on the model.