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Dealing with an On-Site Oil Spill: The Do’s & Don’ts

Thu, July 25, 2019 - 9:12:00

Dealing with an oil spill

When you hear the words “oil spill”, you probably picture a disaster news headline where a cargo vessel has leaked thousands of litres of fuel into the sea, alongside pictures of seagulls with black, oil coated feathers. In actual fact, wherever fuel is stored there is a risk of an oil spill, and even if you hold as little as a drum of oil in your workshop, you are responsible for the…

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13 Products to Avoid a Refuelling Disaster!

Tue, April 17, 2018 - 8:21:00

Products for preventing refuelling disasters

If you work within the fuel storage and refuelling industry, having the necessary products in use is important to prevent any disasters from happening. For those that don’t have the necessary equipment for use in the industry, there are three main types of problems that can occur:

• Pollution caused by overfilling

• Theft and/or loss of fuel

• Costly…

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Your Tank Alarm Solution, Even Just Out of Ear Shot!

Mon, January 29, 2018 - 10:59:00

Do you have a fuel storage tank on site? If your answer is yes than you probably already know that it is best practice to have a tank level alarm fitted – in fact OFTEC regulations recommend that one should be installed as standard on all new tanks.

If you haven’t already, you should be considering a fuel…

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Why You Shouldn’t Accept Anything Less than Piusi!

Mon, October 09, 2017 - 11:00:00

If you deal with refuelling equipment you will have heard of Piusi as the leading manufacturer of diesel, oil and AdBlue handling products. It’s no surprise that because of this, their most popular products such as the battery kit, Panther pumps, K33 and K24 flow meters are being copied and sold cheaply – meaning lower…

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Lock Away Fill Points, Without Locking Away Level Readings!

Thu, August 31, 2017 - 1:52:00

Have you ever wondered how you’re meant to take tank level readings, if your fuel tank fill point cabinet is closed with the gauge locked inside? If not, you’re now probably asking yourself that exact question, and you’ll be wondering what the answer is too. But don’t worry just yet because the answer’s simple, and you can find out how in this article!

Locking…

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Don’t Allow “Bugs” in Your Fuel Tank to Cause You Costly Downtime!

Wed, August 16, 2017 - 10:35:00

Fuel Tank Recirculation Unit

Imagine you come to use your fuel tank and there’s a problem – the fuel has gone stagnant and contamination is stopping the system from working. Think of the inconvenience and cost downtime alone would cause you, never mind any repairs needed to the equipment the fuel has passed through. Say you’re a hospital, a data centre, a bank or a university, the electricity goes down and…

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Recognising the Quality and Long Life Span of Piusi Pumps

Tue, March 14, 2017 - 3:12:00

Quality Piusi Pumps

Piusi are the original, quality, Italian manufacturer of fuel dispensing equipment and have been since 1953. They are known worldwide for their reliability and longevity and yesterday this was echoed by one of our customers who rang up to source a replacement.

On Monday 13th March we received a phone call from somebody needing…

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