News & Press Releases


  • OPW Introduces New Matador Composite Cover

    Aug 07, 2017
    OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid handling solutions, is pleased to introduce its all-new Matador Composite Cover for use at petroleum retail operations, as well as commercial and industrial driveway applications.

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  • OPW Engineered Systems Releases New Twist-Lok™ Dry Disconnect Couplings

    Jul 18, 2017
    OPW Engineered Systems, part of OPW's Fluid segment within Dover Corporation (NYSE:DOV), is pleased to announce the availability of its new Twist-Lok™ Dry Disconnect Coupler.

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  • OPW Engineered Systems Launches New Kamvalok® Flat Dry Disconnect Coupler and Adaptor

    Jul 18, 2017
    OPW Engineered Systems, part of OPW's Fluid segment within Dover Corporation (NYSE:DOV), is pleased to announce the release of its new Kamvalok® Flat Dry Disconnect Coupler and Adaptor.

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  • Simplifying Installation and Fuel Delivery in Romania

    Jun 01, 2017
    A Romanian oil company approached OPW for an easy to install, reliable above ground fill point solution including associated internal equipment (pipework and fill caps) that would perform for the life of the site, allowing safe, quick fuel delivery.

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  • UPDATED: OPW Issues Voluntary Recall of 241TPS, 36S and 20S Hose Swivel Connectors

    May 22, 2017
    OPW, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, has issued a voluntary recall of OPW 241TPS,OPW 36S and OPW 20S Hose Swivel Connectors. Visit https://opwswivelrecall.expertinquiry.com/ to see if your swivels are affected.

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  • OPW Announces Local Winner of the 2017 Dover Sons & Daughters Scholarship Program

    May 18, 2017
    OPW announced today the name of its local winner of the Dover Sons & Daughters Scholarship Program. The Dover Sons & Daughters Scholarship recognizes outstanding high school seniors and current college students who are the children of Dover employees and who have demonstrated excellence through their academic record, test scores, leadership abilities and through their extracurricular activities and work record.

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  • STEP Ahead Award presented to OPW’s Elizabeth Gubrud-Howe

    Apr 27, 2017
    Congratulations to OPW’s Elizabeth Gubrud-Howe who was recently named one of Manufacturing Institute’s 2017 STEP Ahead Award honorees.

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  • Custom KPS Piping Creates Solutions for Wholesaler's Petrol Stations

    Mar 28, 2017
    OPW was approached by a membership-only wholesaler to develop fuel piping solutions for a number of unique site configurations. Learn how OPW manufactured customized solutions that optimized safety and efficiency.

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  • OPW Issues Voluntary Recall of 241TPS and 36S Hose Swivel Connectors

    Mar 24, 2017
    OPW, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, has issued a voluntary recall of OPW 241TPS and OPW 36S Hose Swivel Connectors. Visit www.OPWSwivelRecall.expertinquiry.com to see if your swivels are affected.

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  • Kevin Long named OPW’s new president

    Mar 13, 2017
    OPW, a Dover Company (NYSE: DOV), announced today that it has named Kevin Long as the company’s new president.

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  • 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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  • Handling Hazardous, High-Value Chemicals Doesn’t Have To Be High Risk

    Dec 14, 2016
    Minimizing the amount of chemicals lost during the connection and disconnection of coupling systems is a significant benefit to the health of the environment and operators, but it can also provide substantial cost savings.

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  • Improve Budgeting, Control Costs with Cardlock Systems

    Dec 13, 2016
    Fleet administrators are increasingly relying on advanced fuel management software and technology to measure inventory, manage expenses and monitor usage more carefully. In this Public Works magazine article, OPW domestic sales manager Bobby Hayes explains how card lock systems enable fleet managers to account for every drop of fuel, from the time it’s loaded into the storage tank to the time it’s pumped into an authorized vehicle. He also discusses the benefits of partnering with a manufacturer that designs equipment with upgradeable components, which can help cut costs by increasing efficiency.

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  • Case Study: OPW Fuel Management Solutions Help Simple Energy Become Self-Sufficient

    Dec 13, 2016
    This case study written by OPW Fuel Management Systems Commercial District Manager Jim Desautels outlines how OPW’s integrated fluid-transfer, tank-monitoring and fuel-control systems have helped Simple Energy eliminate its dependence on third-party fuel suppliers. By using these systems to run a bulk storage operation and fuel its own fleet vehicles, Simple Energy has resolved its immediate supply issues and tapped into a new revenue stream that wouldn’t have been possible otherwise.

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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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  • Coupler Technologies For Secure Chemical Handling

    Oct 13, 2016
    Significant improvement in reducing fluid loss, optimizing flow paths and easing operation are among the advances in next-generation coupler technologies

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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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