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  • Making The Most of Regulation

    By OPW | Aug 12, 2011
    While the days of cars and trucks belching black clouds of exhaust and hazardous air pollutants (HAPs) into the atmosphere are long gone, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) continually looks for ways to keep the air as clean as possible. One of its major focuses is on the number and amount of HAPs that may be produced at gasoline-dispensing facilities (GDFs). Not only the vapors that are produced during the fueling process, but those that are created when delivery trucks are unloading their gasoline or diesel shipments into a petroleum site's storage tanks, whether it be an attended or unattended location.

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  • Equipment Economics

    By OPW | Jul 13, 2011
    In today's hyper competitive world, everyone is looking for a way to gain a competitive edge. Providing a positive customer experience and projecting a quality brand image represents two of the most effective ways to attract and retain customers, and gain their long-term loyalty.

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  • Evolution of the Fuel Nozzle

    By OPW | Jun 27, 2011
    Unless you are old enough to remember, until the early 1950s there were no automatic fuel nozzles in use at gas stations. Drivers would pull their car into the station and the attendant would rush out to fill the gas tank, which involved inserting the nozzle and holding it open until the tank was full. Since automatic shut-off of the nozzles was not an option, no time could be spent washing windows or checking fluid levels, resulting in a relatively long refueling process.

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  • Welcome to OPW One Voice Blog

    By OPW | Jun 14, 2011
    At OPW, we've been known for our One Company. One World. One Source™ slogan for quite some time now. Personally, we like our slogan and feel it sums up OPW's evolution and efforts over the past few decades. However, we'd like to revise that slightly to add "One Voice" as another key element to our effort moving forward. You see, the world is rapidly changing and global communications are at an all-time high. With the growth of smartphones and various other communication technologies available today, the importance of instant two-way communication has never been greater.

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Revolutionizing Fueling Operations Worldwide

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