OPW Retail Fueling News


  • 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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  • Lucas Jones Joins OPW as West Coast Field Technician

    Mar 19, 2011
    Lucas carries a host of ICC certifications in the state of California and has experience in products from all 3 OPW business units. His experience with installation, maintenance, and testing of our products combined with being strategically located near Sacramento makes Lucas ideal for this position.

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  • FIT500™ Fuel Control System Contributes To Initial Success Of Propel Fuels, Educates Drivers On Benefits Of Renewable Fuels

    Feb 01, 2011
    “We observed something happening in the Seattle market, a customer movement where people were doing it themselves and finding ways to sidestep using petroleum-based products,” said Chris LaPlante, Director of Marketing for Propel Fuels. “They relied on their cars, but they also wanted to do something different to reduce their impact.”

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  • Jay Mutina Appointed Southeast District Sales Manager for OPW

    Jan 06, 2011
    Jay has more than 25 years experience in the petroleum equipment industry and has served as OPW Southwest District Sales Manager for the past ten years. In this position Jay was responsible for existing sales and new business activities as well as relationship management with distributors, marketer customers and regulatory agencies in Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma. Jay will be replaced by Josh Vander Hey who joined OPW on January 10, 2011, as OPW Southwest Regional Sales Manager.

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  • Josh Vander Hey Joins OPW as Southwest District Sales Manager

    Jan 06, 2011
    As OPW Southwest District Sales Manager, Josh will be responsible for existing sales and new business activities as well as relationship management with distributors, marketer customers and regulatory agencies in Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma.

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  • Jeffrey Steel Joins OPW as Northeast District Sales Manager

    Jan 06, 2011
    As OPW Northeast District Sales Manager, Jeffrey will be responsible for existing sales and new business activities as well as relationship management with distributors, marketer customers and regulatory agencies in New York City & Long Island, Northern New Jersey, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.

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