Municipal Tank Loaders

The Community Agricultural Tankloader Facilities were developed and constructed by the municipality for use by municipal ratepayers. A Community Agricultural Tankloader Agreement must completed prior to use and this agreement can be accessed through the M.D. of Wainwright Office. The water at all Tankloader locations is considered non-potable water.

Authorized usages include the following:

  • Watering livestock
  • Filling nurse tanks for crop spraying (No direct filling of sprayers allowed)
  • Watering shelterbelts
  • Watering gardens
  • Fire protection
  • Water may be used for domestic well drilling (special approval required)
  • Dust control (special approval required)

The Tankloader Facilities can be found at the following locations:

Giltedge Tankloader
SW 17-46-5-W4
East of Giltedge Hall on
Secondary #614

Irma Tankloader
SE 21-45-9-W4
South of Irma on
Secondary #881

Ribstone Tankloader
SW 5-43-2-W4
South of Ribstone on
Secondary #889

Note: The Ribstone Tankloader is a Restricted Use Site – No Livestock watering due to high Arsenic levels