OPW Retail Fueling News


  • OPW Fuel Management Systems Schedules Four Virtual Training Seminars For December

    Nov 16, 2011
    They have been set for Friday, Dec. 2, and Monday, Dec. 19, with the first beginning at 8:30 a.m. CST and continuing for three hours, and the second starting at 2 p.m. CST and continuing for three hours. This course is designed to demonstrate the system start-ups and general operation of the SiteSentinel® iSite™, which is OPW’s next-generation tank-gauging system, one that offers enhanced inventory management with superior leak-detection capabilities.

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  • OPW Fluid Transfer Group Names Chris Gooding Director of Global Cargo Tank Sales & Marketing

    Oct 26, 2011
    In this position, Gooding will be responsible for the global pricing and marketing strategies, global customer-relationship development and all North American sales activities for the complete lines of Civacon and Knappco dry-bulk product lines.

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  • OPW Fluid Transfer Group Appoints Shawn Duvall as its Technical Sales & Marketing Manager

    Oct 26, 2011
    OPW Fluid Transfer Group has announced that Shawn Duvall has been appointed to the position of Technical Sales and Marketing Manager for Civacon/Knappco products. In this new role, he will lead the recently created Technical Sales and Marketing Department for Civacon/Knappco products. The department will be located in the Kansas City office.

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  • OPW Fuel Management Systems Schedules Onsite Training Seminar for Hamilton, OH

    Oct 24, 2011
    OPW Fuel Management Systems, a business unit of OPW Fueling Components, has scheduled its next onsite product-training seminar for Nov. 29-Dec. 1 in the Cincinnati suburb of Hamilton, OH, at the site of OPW Fueling Components’ corporate headquarters. More specifically, the three-day seminar will be held at 9393 Princeton-Glendale Rd., Hamilton, OH 45011, phone (800) 422-2525.

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  • David Crouse Interviewed By National Petroleum News (NPN) Magazine

    Oct 20, 2011
    Going into the PEI/NACS Show 2011, National Petroleum News magazine interviewed David Crouse, president at OPW Fueling Components, for his insight on the industry and some notable equipment issues relative to marketers and retailers. During the interview, Crouse touched on a variety of subjects, including: the state of the U.S. economy, new product development, predictions on DEF, alternative fuels and much more.

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  • OPW Fuel Management Systems Schedules Onsite Training Seminar for Sacramento, CA

    Sep 20, 2011
    During the seminar, instructors will demonstrate system start-ups and general operation of the FSC3000™ Fuel Site Controller. Attendees are asked to bring a laptop computer and voltage meter to the seminar.

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  • OPW Fuel Management Systems Announces New FSC3000™ Kardall Network Option for the Canadian Market

    Sep 08, 2011
    The FSC3000™ Kardall network option gives the user the ability to access the online host 24/7 as opposed to local authentication via a local controller solution. The Internet “Cloud” operating system has been designed to streamline fuel data transaction capture, resulting in savings of time and money as well as increased system security for the site operator.

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  • OPW Fueling Components Names Phil Carlin Head of OPW Latin America

    Sep 02, 2011
    Fernando Whitaker, Managing Director of OPW Latin America, will continue to manage the day-to-day operations of OPW’s manufacturing facility in Brazil and OPW’s team throughout Latin America. Fernando will report directly to Phil Carlin.

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  • OPW Fuel Management Systems Schedules Onsite Training Seminar for Atlanta, GA

    Aug 22, 2011
    OPW Fuel Management Systems, a business unit of OPW Fueling Components, has scheduled its next onsite product-training seminar for Sept. 20-22 in Atlanta, GA. The three-day seminar will be held at the Wingate Hotel, 2762 Cobb Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30339, phone (678) 214-6000.

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  • OPW Fuel Management Systems FSC3000™ Now Available with IP Authorization Gateway

    Aug 18, 2011
    The IP Authorization Gateway gives fleet owners and retailers the ability to deploy the FSC3000™ over a high-speed IP connection. Compared to phone lines that transmit at only 24 Kbps, IP networks transmit at 100 Mbps, delivering faster, more reliable transactions.

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  • OPW Fuel Management Systems Schedules Two Virtual Training Seminars In August

    Jul 20, 2011
    OPW Fuel Management Systems, part of OPW Fueling Components, has scheduled a pair of Web-based product training seminars for the month of August.

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  • OPW Appoints Steve Stewart Eastern Canada District Manager

    Jun 27, 2011
    OPW, A Dover Company (NYSE: DOV) and the global leader in commercial and retail fueling equipment, announced today that Steve Stewart has joined its sales team as the new Eastern Canada District Manager. Stewart begins his tenure with OPW on July 5 and is responsible for the provinces of Quebec, Ontario, Nova Scotia. Stewart will be based in Guelph, Ontario, and will report directly to Andy Strickland, Western Regional Manager for OPW Fueling Components.

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  • OPW Expands Social Media Presence with Launch of Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn Sites, One Voice Blog

    Jun 23, 2011
    “Without a doubt, the new blog and social media networks will be an effective tool in creating awareness for and interest in our company, products and services,” says David Crouse, OPW President. “We are confident that our new OPW social media presence will greatly increase the communication with our distributors and end-users.”

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  • OPW Fuel Management Systems Schedules Two Virtual Training Seminars In July

    Jun 22, 2011
    The month’s second virtual training seminar has been scheduled for July 21-22 from 8-11 a.m. CDT each day and will focus on the EECO 1500/2000 Tank Gauges. The seminar will introduce attendees to the EECO 1500/2000 tank gauges, including demonstrations on system start-ups and general operations, and an overview on programming. The EECO 1500/2000 tank gauges are multi-function, high-quality tank-monitoring systems that provide real-time, accurate inventory information for up to four fuel-storage tanks.

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  • OPW Fuel Management Systems Introduces New Phoenix™ SQL Software

    Jun 14, 2011
    As a browser-based program, Phoenix SQL operates over a server and the content is delivered to users via their browser.

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  • OPW Fueling Containment Systems Proudly Introduces the Next Generation FlexWorks Pipe

    May 27, 2011
    How does the new pipe compare to the old pipe? Both pipes have KYNAR® liners and covers. However, the Next Generation Enhanced KYNAR® Liner used on our new pipe provides improved processability, which enhances the chemical bond.

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  • OPW Fueling Components Article Wins Award For Best Editorial Feature of the Year

    May 13, 2011
    The article describes how the world of motorized vehicles has undergone some significant changes that have improved the industry over the years, including the various types of fuels and the pumps used to dispense those fuels. However, the actual business end of the delivery chain, the fuel nozzle, has remained relatively unchanged in that time, especially since a series of technological advancements in the late 1940s and early 1950s.

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  • Petro Vend Celebrates 50 Years in Fuel Controls

    May 12, 2011
    Originally founded in 1961, Petro Vend led the way in fuel-control system innovations during its first few decades of existence. Then, in 1988 Petro Vend was acquired by OPW Fueling Components, but was marketed as the leading fuel-control systems brand. Following the acquisition, OPW also acquired EMCO Electronics in 2002 and combined its fuel-control operations under the newly created OPW Fuel Management Systems business unit.

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  • OPW Fuel Management Systems Appoints Joe Dowling as Engineering Manager, Product Development

    May 10, 2011
    OPW Fuel Management Systems, a business unit of OPW Fueling Components, announced that it has named Joe Dowling as Engineering Manager, Product Development. In this new position, Dowling will be responsible for coordinating resources for new product development, and will report directly to Tony Mills, Director, Engineering & Product Development.

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  • OPW Names Ann Miller Vice President of Human Resources

    Apr 04, 2011
    Ms. Miller will have global responsibility for OPW’s Human Resources initiatives. Ann’s appointment is part of the company’s strategic growth initiative introduced in 2009 by OPW President, David Crouse. In 2009, Mr. Crouse realigned the company into three primary business units: OPW Fueling Components (OPW-FC), Fueling Containment Systems (OPW-FCS) and Fuel Management Systems (OPW-FMS) and three global business units: OPW Asia Pacific, OPW EMEA and OPW South America.

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