Ultra-Containment Berms®

Collapsible Wall Model

Economical design sets up quickly and provides secure containment

The Collapsible Wall Ultra-Containment Berm features an economical design that sets up quickly and provides secure containment.  PVC Sidewall Assemblies provide sturdy support for the containment area but are quickly lowered easy access.  Great for spill containment of large quantities of drums, vehicles, frac tanks or other larger containers.

Key Features:
  • The Collapsible Wall Model Spill Containment Berm features rugged PVC sidewall assemblies for sidewall support. Simply swivel the "feet" of the PVC supports to lower or raise the sidewalls in just seconds! 
  • Rugged materials provide years of service and excellent chemical compatibility.
  • Add the Ultra-Self Bailer to keep rainwater out of the Spill Containment Berm.  Rainwater drains from the Berm passively but will automatically shut off if there is a spill.
  • Custom sizes available.

Compliance:
  • Meets SPCC and EPA Container Storage Regulation 40 CFR 264.175 Spill Containment Regulations.

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Ultra-Containment Berm, Collapsible Wall Models

Part # Dimensions ft. (m) Wall Height: 12 in. (305 mm) Containment Capacity gal. (L) Weight lbs. (kg) Where to Buy
8405 4 x 6 (1.2 x 1.8) 179 (678) 26.0 (12.0)
8403 6 x 6 (1.8 x 1.8) 269 (1,018) 32.0 (14.5)
8400 10 x 10 (3.0 x 3.0) 748 (2,831) 58.0 (26.5)
8550 10 x 20 (3.0 x 6.1) 1,496 (5,663) 96.0 (44.0)
8551 10 x 30 (3.0 x 9.1) 2,244 (8,495) 132.0 (60.0)
8552 10 x 40 (3.0 x 12.2) 2,992 (11,326) 170.0 (77.0)
8553 10 x 50 (3.0 x 15.2) 3,740 (14,157) 209.0 (95.0)
8554 12 x 12 (3.7 x 3.7) 1,077 (4,077) 69.0 (31.0)
8555 12 x 20 (3.7 x 6.1) 1,795 (6,795) 103.0 (47.0)
8556 12 x 30 (3.7 x 9.1) 2,692 (10,190) 142.0 (64.0)
8557 12 x 40 (3.7 x 12.2) 3,590 (13,590) 183.0 (83.0)
8558 12 x 50 (3.7 x 15.2) 4,488 (16,989) 224.0 (102.0)
8404 12 x 60 (3.7 x 18.3) 5,385 (20,382) 265.0 (120.0)
8559 15 x 15 (4.6 x 4.6) 1,683 (6,371) 95.0 (43.0)
8560 15 x 20 (4.6 x 6.1) 2,244 (8,495) 119.0 (54.0)
8561 15 x 30 (4.6 x 9.1) 3,366 (12,742) 164.0 (74.0)
8562 15 x 40 (4.6 x 12.2) 4,488 (16,989) 210.0 (95.0)
8401 15 x 50 (4.6 x 15.2) 5,610 (21,234) 257.0 (116.5)
8402 15 x 66 (4.6 x 20.1) 7,405 (28,028) 332.0 (150.5)

Options

Ground Tarps & Track Belts  

Hose Stand

Self Bailer

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Not sure what model to choose?  Check out our Containment Berm Side-by-Side Comparison.

Specifications & Instructions  

Chemical Compatibility

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the operating temperature range for the Containment Berms?
PVC:  Max 150°F, Min:  -20°F  
Copolymer-2000:  Max 160°F, Min:  -25°F  


What are the weights of the different materials?
Copolymer 2000 - 25 oz. / sq. yard
PVC - 22 oz. / sq. yard


What if I need to use the Ultra-Containment Berm with a chemical that is not listed in the compatibility guide?
If the chemical is not listed in the guide, chances are that chemical has not been tested with the material.  If we cannot get a definite answer from our engineering staff, we can send a testing kit to your customer for a 30-day immersion test. 


Can custom sized Containment Berms be ordered?
Yes, we can make Containment Berms in custom sizes in virtually any length and width.


What about custom heights?
At present, the standard height for the Foam Wall Model Containment Berm is 2" and 4" but can also be made in heights up to 12".  The Stake Wall Containment Berm and Ultimate Containment Berm are available with 12" sidewalls.  The Economy ModelRapid RiseCollapsible Wall and Compact Model Containment Berms can be made with sidewall heights of 12", 18" or 24".


What freight class do the Containment Berms ship under?
Ultra-Containment Berms ship from our factory in N. Augusta, SC 29860 at class 125.

 

What is included in the repair kit and how does it work?
The repair kit is simply an 11” x 36” piece of matching material and instructions on how to apply it to the Berm.  The only other item required is an industrial heat gun.

 

What is the optional Ground Tarp for?
The Ground Tarp provides added protection from punctures or damage from beneath the Containment Berm.  Standard procedure is to sweep the area of any rocks or debris, then place the Ground Tarp down followed by the Containment Berm.


How do I know what size Ground Tarp to order?
For smaller standard sized Berms, the 11' x 11' Ground Tarp is recommended (p/n 8311).  For larger Berms, the general rule of thumb is to add 4' to both the length and width dimensions of the Berm.  (e.g. a 16' x 64' Ground Tarp would be used for a 12' x 60 Containment Berm.

 

What are the Track Belts for?
Track Belts are strips of very heavy-duty material (Reinforced PVC) that lay down inside of the Berm.  They take the wear and tear from tires of the vehicles that are driving in and out of the Berms.  Thereby extending the life of the product.

 

There are so many different models.  What's the difference?
The thing that's different in each model is the way the sidewalls operates.  Some need to be manually set-up while others require very little or no set-up.  Each application will dictate which model is the best choice.  You can learn more by watching this video at UltraTech University.

Can I get a drain in my Containment Berm?
Yes, drains can be added at a minimal additional cost.  Contact us for more information.

 

I already have a Berm.  Can I add a drain myself?
Yes, installing a drain in the field is a fairly simple process.  Click here to download a set of instructions.  You will also need to purchase a bulkhead fitting (p/n 1073) and a drain plug (p/n 9960).

Regulations
  • 40 CFR 264.175
  • Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure Act (SPCC)