News & Press Releases


  • OPW Celebrates 125th Anniversary In 2017

    Jan 10, 2017
    OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid-handling solutions, is proud and honored to announce that it will observe a year-long celebration of the company’s 125th anniversary in 2017. OPW was founded as the Ohio Pattern Works & Foundry Company in Cincinnati, OH, and was officially incorporated in 1892, a year in which several other very significant events occurred: the first official basketball game was played, the Pledge of Allegiance was first recited in schools and John Philip Sousa began a 12-year tour as director of the U.S. Marine Band, during which time he premiered many of his most famous marches.

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  • OPW Announces Change in Leadership

    Dec 12, 2016
    Following today’s announcement from Dover [link attached] on the completion of the acquisition of Wayne, former OPW President David Crouse has been named president of Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS). DFS will be comprised of Tokheim, ProGauge, Fairbanks, Wayne and OPW’s FMS business.

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  • The Underground Fuel Transfer Evolution Revolution

    Nov 03, 2016
    For nearly 100 years, steel was "how it was done"—steel tanks, steel fuel transfer pipe. Yet, as durable as steel certainly is, over time, steel is subject to corrosion, ground movement stress, line shock, vibration and many other physical forces of nature.

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  • Ease the Burden of Compliance Demands with New Tank-Monitoring Equipment

    Oct 18, 2016
    OPW Fuel Management Systems' Domestic Sales Manager Bobby Hayes discusses the recent innovations in tank-monitoring equipment and infrastructure that can be used to simplify site upgrades and new installations in this Fuel Marketer News article.

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  • OPW Set To Highlight A Wide Array Of Products At 2016 NACS Show

    Oct 14, 2016
    HAMILTON, OH, October 14, 2016 — OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid-handling solutions, is pleased to announce that it will be displaying a variety of its fuel equipment products – many of which are setting new standards in retail and commercial fuel-handling applications – at the upcoming NACS Show and PEI Convention. OPW will be located in Hall B, Booth No. 4309 at the NACS Show and PEI Convention, which will be held from Oct. 18-21 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA.

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  • OPW Adds Expanded Card Memory, ChipKey® and Dual Card Operation to its Petro Vend 100® Fuel Control System

    Oct 12, 2016
    OPW has enhanced its popular stand-alone Petro Vend 100® Fuel Control System (PV100) to support up to 1,000 cards, ChipKey® activation and dual card operation.

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  • OPW Introduces New CARB EVR-Approved FibreTite Multiport Containment System

    Oct 10, 2016
    OPW is pleased to introduce its new FibreTite Multiport Containment System, the industry’s first all-composite, completely integrated multiple-port sump system.

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  • OPW Offers Free 60-Day Trial of its New Windows-compatible Phoenix SQL Lite™ Fuel Management Software

    Oct 05, 2016
    OPW, a Dover Company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid handling solutions, is proud to announce that fuel site operators can sign up for a free 60-day trial as part of the official release of OPW’s new Phoenix SQL Lite™ Fuel Management Software, a standalone application that significantly streamlines fuel inventory data management through an easy-to-use Windows-based interface.

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  • OPW 68EZR-75RF Reconnectable Breakaway Approved for Ethanol Blends Up To 25% (E25) and Biodiesel Blends Up To 20% (B20)

    Oct 03, 2016
    OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid handling solutions, anounced today that its 68EZR-75RF Reconnectable Breakaway is UL Listed for use with gasoline, ethanol blends up to 25% (E25), diesel, and biodiesel blends up to 20% (B20).

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  • OPW Celebrates 20 Years of Flexible Piping Success with Arkema

    Sep 26, 2016
    OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid handling solutions, anounced today that it is kicking off the 20th anniversary of manufacturing flexible fuel transfer pipe for the retail petroleum industry.

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  • OPW 723V Pressure Vacuum Vent Receives CARB-EVR Certification

    Aug 23, 2016
    OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid handling solutions, is proud to announce the release of its new CARB EVR-Certified 723V Pressure Vacuum Vent.

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  • OPW Retail Fueling Facility Earns Carolina Star Status

    Aug 17, 2016
    OPW’s Retail Fueling facility in Smithfield, NC, was publicly recognized today by the North Carolina Department of Labor for achieving Carolina Star status.

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  • Unsure about Cardlocks? Learn How They Improve Your Bottom Line

    Aug 02, 2016
    OPW Fuel Management Systems’ Domestic Sales Manager Bobby Hayes highlights the many benefits that cardlock systems provide and addresses some common concerns that fuel managers have about unattended fueling in this Convenience & Carwash Canada article.

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  • OPW Acquires Tokheim ProGauge

    Jun 13, 2016
    OPW, a global leader in fluid-handling solutions, today announced it has acquired Tokheim ProGauge (“ProGauge”). ProGauge provides automatic tank gauge solutions, including a variety of tank probes, consoles, and related software and calibration services for service stations to measure and monitor fuel tank levels.

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  • Dover to Acquire Wayne Fueling Systems Ltd

    Jun 09, 2016
    Dover (NYSE: DOV) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which the company will acquire Wayne Fueling Systems Ltd. ("Wayne"), which is owned by Riverstone Holdings LLC, for $780 million in cash. Upon close of the transaction, Dover's annualized retail fueling revenue will be $1.4 billion when combining Wayne's innovative product offerings with OPW and Tokheim. The collective retail fueling business features a comprehensive product set for all major regions of the world.

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  • Learn How OPW’s Nano® Console Reduces Installation Expenses

    Jun 06, 2016
    Learn how OPW’s SiteSentinel® Nano® and its Mixed Multi-Drop Technology can reduce wiring costs as much as 60 to 70 percent in an article written by OPW Fuel Management Systems’ Domestic Sales Manager Bobby Hayes.

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  • OPW Announces Local Winner of 2016 Dover Sons & Daughters Scholarship Program

    Jun 01, 2016
    OPW, a Dover Company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid handling solutions, announced that Nicole Baah has been selected as a local winner of the Dover Sons & Daughters Scholarship Program. Recipients of the award are children of Dover employees and who demonstrated scholarly excellence and taken on leadership roles within the community. Awardees may receive up to $10,000 in undergraduate scholarship support contingent upon maintaining academic program eligibility. Over the last five years, the Dover Sons and Daughters Scholarship Program has awarded more than 190 scholarships totaling nearly $1.2 million.

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  • OPW Acquires Fairbanks Environmental Ltd.

    May 27, 2016
    OPW, a global leader in fluid-handling solutions and a business unit within Dover's (NYSE: DOV) Fluids segment, today announced it has acquired Fairbanks Environmental Ltd. in Skelmersdale, Lancashire, UK. Fairbanks is a global leader in providing fuel management services to the retail and commercial fueling industry.

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  • OPW's Phoenix® Software Mitigates SIR's Inefficiencies and Inaccuracies

    May 13, 2016
    Learn how an automated reconciliation program such as OPW’s Phoenix® fuel management software helps to minimize unaccounted fuel losses while eliminating time-consuming manual reconciliation procedures.

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  • School Districts Achieve Fuel Budget Transparency with OPW Systems

    Apr 11, 2016
    Learn how OPW Fuel Control Systems help school districts and school transportation companies position their transportation fleets for long-term fiscal responsibility.

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