News & Press Releases


  • OPW Releases New AVANCE™ Nozzle Configurator

    Jul 30, 2015
    The AVANCE Configurator, which allows users to virtually build any AVANCE nozzle and all available accessories in an easy step-by-step process, is available in a mobile- and desktop-friendly version and can be found by visiting www.avanceconfigurator.com.

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  • OPW's AVANCE Fueling System Gains Acceptance, Implementation Across Europe, Middle East and Africa; Swivels and Breakaways Now Available

    Jul 27, 2015
    OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and the global leader in fluid-handling solutions, is pleased to announce its AVANCE line of EN compliant hanging hardware continues to add to an impressive and growing list of approvals and purchases by leading companies within the Europe, Middle East and Africa 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 Ships First AVANCE Fueling Nozzles From European Production Facility

    Oct 01, 2012
    OPW Fueling Components EMEA, a global business unit of OPW Fueling Components Group, a Dover Company (NYSE: DOV), is pleased to announce that the first fueling nozzles, breakaways and hoses off its AVANCE product family have come off the production line at its European manufacturing facility in Prague, Czech Republic in compliance with ISO and ATEX standards and regulations. After first creating an AVANCE production facility in the United States, this new line in Europe demonstrates OPW’s commitment to localize its presence in the markets it serves. OPW customers are welcome to visit the new production facility and observe the production line in action.

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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 announces launch of AVANCE fueling nozzles and system solution across Europe, Middle East and Africa

    Apr 24, 2012
    AVANCE is a direct result of extensive consumer research as well as industry customer’s input on how a next generation nozzle should ideally perform and look.

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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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