News & Press Releases


  • OPW Honors Michael Zubel of Landmark Industries with the OPW Collaborative Product Improvement Award

    Oct 23, 2015
    OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid handling solutions, is proud to award Michael Zubel of Houston-based Landmark Industries with its newly created OPW Collaborative Product Improvement Award. This new award recognizes OPW distributors and customers that demonstrate a level of collaborative partnership deemed to significantly exceed typical standards and results in a product improvement beneficial to the industry.

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  • OPW Engineered Systems Sells Sure Seal

    Oct 01, 2015
    OPW Engineered Systems, part of OPW's Fluid segment within Dover (NYSE:DOV), announced the sale of its Sure Seal product line to NIBCO Inc., based in Elkhart, IN. NIBCO is a recognized leading provider of valves, fittings and flow control products for commercial, industrial and institutional construction as well as residential and irrigation markets.

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  • OPW Combines Three Business Units Into One to Better Serve Customers in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa

    Apr 02, 2015
    OPW, a Dover Company (NYSE: DOV) and the global leader in fluid handling solutions, announced today that as part of its growth strategy and One OPW initiative, it has consolidated its OPW KPS, OPW Fibrelite and OPW Fluid Transfer Group Europe management teams to create a single business unit, named OPW EMEA. The combined company will offer one of the broadest product portfolios focused on the safe and efficient handling of fuels and critical fluids in EMEA.

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  • Hi-Tech Composite Covers for Hi-Tech Cloud-Computing Facilities

    Mar 19, 2015
    SKIPTON, UK – March 19, 2015 – Fibrelite, part of OPW's Retail Fueling segment within the Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV) and the global leader of highly engineered composite manhole covers, modular and custom-made trench covers and underground enclosures, is proud to announce its composite covers for hi-tech facilities are featured in Composites in Manufacturing (CiM).

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  • OPW and Tanknology Announce Strategic Alliance for UST-Related Testing Services in China

    Nov 21, 2014
    OPW, a global leader in fluid-handling solutions today announced that its Asia Pacific Business Unit, OPW China has formalized a strategic alliance agreement with Austin, Texas-based Tanknology, Inc. in China.

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  • OPW Completes Acquisition of Liquip

    Aug 25, 2014
    OPW, a global leader in fluid-handling solutions and a business unit within Dover's (NYSE: DOV) Fluids segment, today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Liquip International ("Liquip") headquartered in Smithfield, NSW, Australia.

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  • OPW Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Liquip

    Aug 11, 2014
    David Crouse, President of OPW commented, "The acquisition of Liquip is another important step in the global growth strategy of OPW. Liquip significantly strengthens OPW's fluid handling position in Australia and throughout Asia Pacific. By combining our products, we create a truly best in class product portfolio meeting the unique requirements of our chemical and industrial and tank truck customers."

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  • KPS LPG Pipe Approved by TÜV

    May 28, 2014
    OPW is pleased to announce that its KPS LPG Pipe System™ is now approved by TÜV SÜD for use on LPG filling stations. The TÜV approval validates that the KPS LPG Pipe System™ is fit for its intended purpose and may be used on German LPG refuelling stations.

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  • SiteSentinel® Nano™ Tank Gauge Delivers a User-Friendly Interface in a Compact Console

    May 08, 2014
    OPW will debut its new user-friendly SiteSentinel® Nano Tank Gauge, which packages intuitive software and a colour touchscreen in a compact console, at the 2014 UNITI Expo June 3-5 in Germany.

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  • OPW Launches Industry’s First Fibrelite GRP Above Ground Fill Sump Range

    Apr 24, 2014
    OPW is pleased to announce the launch of the industry’s first Fibrelite GRP above ground fill sump range. The new GRP above ground fill sump range – including model S22SH-2/AGF – is the result of collaboration with a global oil company and has been specifically designed to replace existing concrete sumps and connect to existing underground piping for easy installation.

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  • Fibrelite Production Moves to OPW's Smithfield, NC Location

    Apr 03, 2014
    Effective April 1, 2014, all Fibrelite products will be integrated into OPW Retail Fueling order entry, shipping, and billing systems. Order entry for Fibrelite products will now be handled through the OPW Retail Fueling customer service group. Fibrelite products are now covered by OPW Retail Fueling 2014 Terms and Policies, which means they are now eligible for free freight allowances in accordance with the OPW Retail Fueling Freight Policy.

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  • OPW and KPS at Autocomplex 2013

    Dec 06, 2013
    OPW and KPS recently visited the Autocomplex 2013 show in Moscow to meet with existing and new customers.

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  • OPW ACQUIRES LIANYUNGANG JUMP PETROLEUM CHEMICAL MACHINE CO. LTD

    Nov 05, 2013
    OPW, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Lianyungang Jump Petroleum Chemical Machine Co. Ltd ("Jump"). Jump is a leading provider of top loading and LNG onshore loading equipment in China. The company will become part of OPW's Chemical & Industrial business unit. Jump products will be marketed in the Asia-Pacific region.

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  • Interviews with David Crouse, OPW and Lars Selling

    Oct 31, 2013
    Video interviews on OPW's acquisition of KPS and Fibrelite can be found at Petrolplaza.com. Both interviews are from PEI Atlanta where the acquisitions was the big news everyone was talking about.

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  • OPW Acquires Fibrelite And KPS In Separate Transactions

    Oct 10, 2013
    OPW has acquired UK-based Fibrelite, a leader in composite access covers and containment systems for retail fueling sites and Sweden-based Kungsors Plast AB ("KPS"), a leader in high density polyethylene (HDPE) fusion piping systems for retail fueling sites.

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  • OPW and Petroman Announce Global TVS Licensing Agreement

    Sep 02, 2012
    OPW and Petroman, a UK-based company specializing in the development, manufacture and installation of vapour-control systems for the petrochemical industry, began collaboration in July 2008 and jointly developed the TVS.

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  • OPW Fluid Transfer Group Names Ross Pliska Vice President of its Transportation Business Unit

    Dec 09, 2011
    As part of OPWFTG's strategic growth initiative, in 2009 the company was organized into two global units: OPWFTG Global Transportation and OPWFTG Global Chemical & Industrial. Mr. Pliska will oversee the global Transportation Business Unit that markets Civacon, Knappco, Hiltap, OPW Engineered Systems and Midland brand products.

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  • OPW Fluid Transfer Group Appoints Richard Wei Vice President — Asia/Pacific

    Dec 09, 2011
    As part of OPWFTG's strategic growth initiative, in 2009 the company was organized into two global units: OPWFTG Global Transportation and OPWFTG Global Chemical & Industrial.

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  • OPW’s Total Vapour Solution™ Selected For Automechanika 2010 “Green Directory”

    Aug 18, 2010
    We are very proud and honored that the TVS has been selected for inclusion in Automechanika’s prestigious Green Directory together with products of other very prestigious brands from the industry,” said Carman Kobza, Managing Director for OPW Fueling Components EMEA. TVS highlights OPW’s commitment to “green” products and to minimize the release of any harmful emissions into the environment at fuel stations.

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  • OPW Fueling Components EMEA Achieves ISO 14001:2004 Certification For Expanded Czech Republic Manufacturing Plant

    May 28, 2010
    ISO 14001:2004 is awarded to companies that meet ISO-established guidelines for energy-management systems at their plants.

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