Fuel Storage News

  • Kingspan Sensor named Company of the Month

    Kingspan Sensor gets featured as Company of the Month in the latest edition of Business & Industry Today Magazine.  Check out the below link for full details on the article and learn how the trusted fuel and tank monitoring solution specialist provides award-winning measurement systems and services for commercial and domestic applications including Fuel , Adblue, Lubricants, Chemicals, ...


    By Kingspan Environmental Ltd

  • New CCC advice offers no wriggle-room on aviation emissions

    A new report from the Committee on Climate Change, published today, on how to deliver the ambitious climate targets agreed in Paris in 2015 identifies aviation as a ‘hard to treat’ sector and continues to caution against unlimited passenger growth. The Government’s priority, CCC ...


    By A.E.F. S.r.l.

  • DOE Hosts Alternative Aviation Fuels Workshop, New LUC Emissions Research Discussed

    On September 14-15, 2016, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) hosted a two-day workshop with lead experts on aviation biofuels exploring opportunities to increase competitiveness of alternative jet fuels. The Alternative Aviation Fuel Workshop was organized in four parallel breakout ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • PULSCO AT WEFTEC 2016

    In a continual effort to expand, PULSCO is exhibiting this year at the WEFTEC 2016 show in New Orleans, September 26th through the 28th, booth 1653, at the Morial Convention Center.  The Gulf Coast is a key locale for petrochemical, oil and gas operations in addition to the water/wastewater industry.   The new 20’ double display features a Hydropneumatic system start-up ...


    By PULSCO Inc.

  • Fossils fuel demand still strong

    Fossil fuels may not be the long term energy solution our planet needs – they are inherently unsustainable as the supply is not infinite – but with cleaner technology employed at every step in extracting, processing and using them, it’s clear that they are a vital player in our short-to-medium term expectations, especially as global populations continue to rise and developing ...


    By Hobbs Valve

  • New ARC study: Implico remains market leader of terminal automation systems in EMEA

    International software and consulting company Implico remains market leader of terminal automation systems in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) according to the most recent, detailed market study conducted by ARC Advisory Group. Implico had also been named market leader in previous issues of the Terminal Automation Systems study published back in 2010 and 2014. In the past years, ...


    By Implico Group

  • New Composite Fuel Tank for John Deere 9R Series Tractors

    New for model year 2017, the 9R Series Wheeled and Scraper Special Tractors will feature a redesigned composite fuel tank. The new sloped design of the tank improves the aesthetics of the 9R and rear visibility for the operator. "The composite fuel tank also features a dual-fill design, allowing operators to fill the fuel tank from either side," says Tiffany Turner, product ...


    By John Deere

  • Brenntag GmbH now uses OpenTAS to run Berlin-based mineral oil terminal

    Since June 2016, Brenntag GmbH has been using the OpenTAS Terminal Management System to load its heating oil and diesel products at its terminal in Britz, Berlin. As a first step, the specialists from the Implico Group set up inventory accounting using the OpenTAS system; the second step was to move to tank truck automation. Processes such as EMCS reporting or the creating of shipping documents ...


    By Implico Group

  • Glass Lined Bolted Steel Tanks: I Can See Clearly Now…

    In recent years, glass lined bolted steel tanks have become more frequent despite the higher initial cost. The arguments for a glass lined tank are simple: glass coating is non-porous and very rigid. Therefore, the theory is that liquids cannot reach the steel and cause corrosion, which could destroy the tank. Unfortunately, there are a few details which impact performance of glass lined bolted ...


    By Superior Tank Co., Inc.

  • Electric Aircraft – the Newest Trend in Aviation

    Ground vehicles are not the only form of transportation making strides in eco-friendly technology. Before long, your aircraft tugs may be pulling ...


    By DJProducts, Inc.

  • The entire server just crashed! The importance of Spot Coolers

    “The entire server just crashed”. Nightmare fuel right? When companies depend on computers, their local server rooms should be one of the most important considerations on a daily basis. So, what’s the number one issue that can cause issues for this technology? Poor temperature control. The perfect solution? Spot ...

  • Implico Debuts at the Tank World Expo 2016 in Dubai

    This year, the Implico Group will be showing its downstream solutions for the first time at the Tank World Expo in Dubai – the most important tank storage event in the Middle East and Africa. From 12 to 13 April, the international software and consulting company will be offering a sneak peek at the upcoming version of the OpenTAS terminal automation system; another highlight will be the ...


    By Implico Group

  • Implico expands the range of features in OpenTAS to include packaged products

    International software and consulting company Implico has expanded its automation software OpenTAS to include a fundamental functional area. Going forward, the system will support packaged products logistics in addition to the shipment of liquid substances.  Implico developed the new functionality in close collaboration with a leading bitumen manufacturer. The ...


    By Implico Group

  • EPA settles underground storage tank violations at RFK Stadium

    The District of Columbia Department of General Services has agreed to pay a $10,000 penalty to settle alleged violations of underground storage tank regulations at Robert F. Kennedy Stadium, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today. The settlement addresses compliance with environmental regulations that help protect communities and the environment from exposure to potentially ...

  • EPA awards over $12.1 million to Guam for environmental protection

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is awarding over $12.1 million to Guam for environmental protection work to continue its efforts to protect human health and the environment. “EPA’s support enables Guam to advance its environmental goals,” said Jared Blumenfeld, EPA’s Regional Administrator for the Pacific Southwest. “Much of this year’s funding will go ...

  • Peterborough Water Tank Specialist Joins ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Quality Elite

    Enduramaxx joins the 44,849 other UK companies as it acquires ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 quality standards for its harvesting, liquid fertiliser and other vertical and horizontal tanks used across agriculture and industry. Renowned for producing robust, high quality vertical and horizontal storage tanks, buyers can be fully assured that Enduramaxx products are manufactured and supplied to the very ...


    By ENDURAMAXX

  • Hawaii, EPA and Navy agree to plan to address tank leaks

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Hawaii state Department of Health on Thursday said they finalized a deal with the Navy to better prevent and detect leaks from 20 giant fuel storage tanks near Pearl Harbor. The 70-year-old underground tanks are built into the side of a mountain atop a large aquifer critical to Honolulu's water ...


    By Associated Press

  • EPA Takes Action Against Underground Petroleum Storage Tank Violations in Monmouth County, Middlesex County and Paterson, New Jersey

    In separate agreements with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Monmouth and Middlesex counties in New Jersey have settled alleged violations of federal laws regarding the proper maintenance and operation of underground petroleum storage tank systems. When not properly maintained, underground storage tanks can leak petroleum and other hazardous substances, threatening soil and water ...

  • N163 Direct tractors take care of army logistics

    A couple of years ago the Finnish Defence Forces ordered 106 Valtra N163 Direct tractors for logistic tasks. While the last of these military tractors are still being delivered, the Defence Forces have already ordered more tractors from Valtra, including ten for the Army’s engineers. The customer has clearly been impressed by the versatility and ease-of-use of the tractors. The tractors ...

  • Bulk Fuel Tank Monitoring with Remote Display

    Pulsar Process Measurement have supplied non-contacting ultrasonic volume measurement equipment with associated remote plant mimic software to help solve an issue for Northern Rail at three sites; their Newton Heath LMD (Light Maintenance Depot) near Manchester, Blackpool LMD and Barrow LMD, allowing them to control the ordering, delivery and usage of fuel more efficiently. Equipment used: ...

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