News: tagged "Fuel Contamination"

13 Products to avoid a refuelling disaster!

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

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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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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The Piusi Filtroll - Product of the Month for October

Mon, October 03, 2016 - 7:39:00

Piusi Filtroll Filtration Unit - Product of the Month

The Filtroll – a portable filtration unit from Piusi, used for extracting fuel and removing impurities before dispensing – the third edition of our ‘product of the month’ campaign.

The Piusi Filtroll Filtration Unit is a double filtration impurity remover, for mobile use which provides…

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Bugs in Fuel - Detection, Prevention, Cure

Fri, June 28, 2013 - 7:39:06

Fuel Tank Filter

The increasing bio-content in today’s diesel means that the fuel in our storage tanks often contains small, but problematic water levels.

Due to its dense nature, the water present in a fuel storage tank sinks to the bottom, creating an interface between the water and fuel. It is in this interface that bacteria referred to in the industry as “bugs in fuel” grows. The sludge…

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The Issue of Frozen Fuel Tank Filters

Tue, December 04, 2012 - 2:04:00

This months newsletter looks into a problem common in the cold winter months; frozen storage tank filters. When the fuel filters containing water freeze, this can stop fuel from flowing through the pumping system resulting in costly down time. Ensure that you are stocked up with extra fuel tank filters to ensure that if this situation occurs you arfe not left out in the cold!

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AdBlue® Contaminated Diesel – The Issue

Tue, September 11, 2012 - 8:14:00

AdBlue Nozzle with Miss-filling Device

We all know how easy it can be to mistakenly put petrol into your diesel car, so it’s no surprise that a similar thing has been known to happen with AdBlue®! Some vehicles come with safeguards to prevent this from happening, but for those that don’t there is a danger of miss-filling.

Accidently dispensing AdBlue® into your vehicle’s diesel tank can cause some quite…

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CTS Newsletter

Tue, August 28, 2012 - 12:15:00

This month has seen the first of Centre Tank Services' newsletters distributed to customers. Full of new products, company information and news from the fuel dispensing and fluid handling industry, the CTS newsletter aims to keep our customers in the know! 

This month's newsletter, which focuses on the problem of "bugs in fuel", highlights the importance of removing water from…

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