OPW Retail Fueling News


  • How the Loop System Contributes to Cost Savings and Compliance

    Mar 24, 2020
    Building a retail fueling location with an underground system of storage tanks, piping and dispensing equipment cannot be an “out of sight, out of mind” proposition for the operator. The smallest leaks in an underground fueling system can lead to large problems for drivers, site personnel, the environment and the site operator, who can be subject to exorbitant repair, replacement, cleanup and remediation costs, with actual site shutdown a worst-case scenario.

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  • UNITIexpo 2021 | 9th – 11th February 2021 | Stuttgart, Germany | Messe | Stand 5D20

    Mar 20, 2020
    UNITI expo 2020 has been postponed to 2021 due to "the increasing spread of the Corona virus SARS-CoV-2 in Germany, Europe and around the world, and taking into consideration the latest forecasts on the expansion of the pandemic". Further information on the UNTI expo website. OPW wishes the best to all at this difficult time. In February, the OPW team will be Defining What's Next in retail fuelling at UNITI, with OPW, Fibrelite and KPS products and demonstrations taking centre stage at what is the key event in the EMEA retail fuelling calendar.

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  • Message From OPW Regarding COVID-19

    Mar 18, 2020
    As OPW continues to monitor the latest updates and information about the global COVID-19 outbreak, and we are taking appropriate actions and precautions to help ensure the safety and health of our employees, while also preserving our ability to operate.

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  • Make Sure Your Nozzles Are UL-Listed for Ethanol and Biodiesel

    Mar 13, 2020
    Because different types and grades of motor fuels can react differently with the various metals, rubbers and elastomers that are used in their construction, it is imperative that fuel retailers outfit their dispensing systems with nozzles that are third-party approved for the requirements of the fuel that is being dispensed.

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  • Think Outside The Box With “Station In A Box”

    Mar 06, 2020
    Individually identifying and selecting the best underground storage tank (UST) equipment, piping and containment systems and dispensing equipment – which all must work in complete harmony to ensure a safe and reliable fueling system – is a daunting task and one that today’s time-strapped fuel site operators are often incapable of tackling by themselves.

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  • Fuel Sites Win When They Make Compliance A Priority

    Mar 03, 2020
    Realizing the pressure that fuel-site operators are under to not only optimize business performance, but also stay true to the strict set of rules that govern the operation of their sites, the manufacturers of fuel-dispensing and storage systems and equipment have made great strides in developing components that meet specific regulatory demands.

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  • Harmony Is The Key To An Integrated Fueling System

    Feb 26, 2020
    Much like an orchestra, “harmony” is the key to a successful retail fueling system, from the hoses on the dispensers to the valves on the underground storage tanks (UST). Achieving this harmony requires that the fuel site operator select and deploy equipment that is fully integrated.

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  • Is Your Hanging Hardware Compatible with Your Fuel Offerings?

    Feb 17, 2020
    While awareness of the splintering demand for straight gasoline, diesel and alternative fuels has grown, it is important to note that specific ethanol and biodiesel formulations (E10, E15 and E85, along with B10, B20 and B100) can all have differing handling requirements and effects on component performance and life cycle.

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  • New Product Guide App Delivers Easier Component Installation and Maintenance Experience

    Dec 02, 2019
    Installers and service technicians have long had access to OPW’s library of educational materials, but never before have all of these fueling industry resources been collected into one place. The OPW Product Guide App just changed that.

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  • OPW Retail Fueling Releases New High-Flow Loop System

    Oct 02, 2019
    OPW Retail Fueling is proud to announce the launch and availability of the new High-Flow Loop System. The High-Flow Loop System is an extension of OPW’s FlexWorks Loop System, which set a new standard in pre-fabricated, “plug-and-play” fueling systems for retail fueling sites when it was released a decade ago.

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  • 15 Reasons You Should Consider Prefabricated Fueling Systems for Your High-Volume Site

    Sep 25, 2019
    Prefab fueling systems have simplified installation and maintenance, and Ed Kammerer, Director of Marketing and Global Product Strategy, shared his insight on their undeniable benefits in a recent article. This piece breaks down the reasons that make fuel retailers love the loop.

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  • OPW Showcasing Several Products at 2019 PEI-NACS That Provide Improved End-User Customer Experience

    Sep 17, 2019
    During PEI-NACS at the Georgia World Congress Center on October 2-4, OPW will welcome attendees to Booth 4311 for a closer look at products from OPW Retail Fueling, Vehicle Wash Solutions and Civacon. Here are just a few of the leading-edge innovations these business units will be presenting at PEI-NACS 2019.

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  • Cleaner, Contained Fueling Solutions on Display at PEI

    Sep 11, 2019
    OPW has been innovating in above ground and below ground fueling equipment for over 125 years, always striving to make tweaks and improvements that have major impact. At the 2019 Petroleum Equipment Institute Convention in Atlanta, OPW’s Retail Fueling business will be highlighting a powerful new component for its Loop System and a new addition to the 14 Series family of nozzles.

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  • OPW Launches 14BP Nozzle, Completes 14 Series Nozzle Family That Provide Customers a Cleaner Fueling Experience

    Aug 15, 2019
    OPW, a Dover company and a global leader in fluid-handling solutions, is proud to announce the release and availability of the new 14BP Nozzle, the final member of the 14 Series of cleaner-fueling nozzles introduced by OPW.

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  • Fiberglass Tank Sumps Can Help Retailers Stay Ahead of the Regulatory Curve

    Aug 06, 2019
    Fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP), or fiberglass, sumps are a relatively new type of equipment in the retail fueling scene. These sumps are being specified more frequently, and for good reason. They offer functionality and fuel compatibility benefits over polyethylene (PE) pumps.

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  • Seven Benefits of a Looping Underground Fueling System

    Jul 22, 2019
    The true innovation in the loop fuel-delivery system – which is virtually failsafe – is the use of a combination of revolutionary new types of piping connections, dispenser-sump designs, minimized piping joints and streamlined in-field fabrication requirements. The slew of benefits provided by these systems ultimately creates a better installation and service experience for fuel retailers.

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  • What Does EPA Approval of Year-Round E15 Sales Mean for Your Equipment?

    Jun 20, 2019
    In a move that will provide extra flexibility for fuel retailers, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final ruling to give gasoline blended with up to 15% ethanol (E15) a year-round 1 psi Reid Vapor Pressure (RVP) waiver during the summer. Previously, retailers in some states could not sell E15 from June 1 to September 15.

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  • How to Clean Up the Diesel Fueling Experience

    May 21, 2019
    Diesel has an unflattering reputation as a stain on the fueling customer experience. A grimy nozzle stained by excess fuel can turn diesel and gasoline customers away. What can retailers do to keep their reputations clean?

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  • Why Cleaner Fueling Experiences Are Important to Customers

    Apr 15, 2019
    Clean sites are a competitive advantage, and OPW research shows that clean nozzles are more important to customers than the lowest price. Not having to worry about diesel and gasoline covering hands, clothes or the ground provides peace of mind for people and the environment, and it is one of the ways that OPW's 14 Series serves up a cleaner, greener fueling experience.

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  • Fibrelite Composite Access Covers Provide Solution for LUKOIL Bulgaria EOOD National Upgrade Program

    Apr 09, 2019
    Composite access covers by Fibrelite, part of OPW and Dover, were chosen for a national LUKOIL Bulgaria EOOD (“LUKOIL”) program to replace old, heavy-hinged cast iron access covers.

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