OPW Electronic Fuel Management Systems News


  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 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 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 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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  • Dover Completes Acquisition of Tokheim Dispenser and Systems Businesses

    Jan 07, 2016
    OPW, a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and a global leader in fluid-handling solutions, announced today that Dover Corporation has completed the acquisition of Tokheim Group S.A.S.'s dispenser and systems businesses and they are now part of OPW.

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  • 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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