News & Press Releases


  • 14 Tips To Help Select The Perfect Car Wash Site

    Jun 11, 2019
    Finding that “just right” location can be very difficult, and failing to do so can spell the difference between success and failure for a car wash operator.

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  • Bringing Two Technologies to One Wash Package

    May 21, 2019
    In years past, car wash operators usually fell on one of two sides of the debate pertaining to which style of wash is best: touch-free and friction. The development of an innovative car wash technology offers the advantages of both styles in one wash package.

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  • PDQ and Belanger Featuring Latest Vehicle-Wash Innovations at 2019 ICA Car Wash Show™

    May 07, 2019
    OPW Vehicle Wash Solutions will be showcasing new vehicle-wash innovations through its PDQ and Belanger brands at the International Carwash Association’s (ICA) upcoming Car Wash Show™, which will be held from May 13-15 at the Music City Center in Nashville, TN.

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  • Q&A: Interview with OPW's Gary Campbell

    May 06, 2019
    OPW Vehicle Wash Solutions Vice President and General Manager Gary Campbell gave insight on how the acquisition of Belanger and its partnership with PDQ create a stronger offering of car wash technology and innovation from OPW.

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  • A Look at OPW's Acquisitions and Market Strategy

    May 06, 2019
    OPW has made multiple acquisitions to facilitate its growth in many facets of fluid handling. Fuels Market News interviewed OPW President Kevin Long on the strategy behind these moves.

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  • How to Determine and Maximize ROI on Your Car Wash

    Apr 29, 2019
    The percentage of drivers in the United States that wash their vehicle at a professional car wash has increased from approximately 47% in 1994 to 72% in 2014. Before jumping in feet first, vehicle wash investors should perform the necessary research and due diligence that can have the business on the right path from the day the doors open.

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  • New PDQ Website Designed for Elegant User Experience

    Mar 05, 2019
    PDQ Manufacturing, Inc., is pleased to announce the launch of the new pdqinc.com. Easy to navigate, mobile responsive and elegantly designed, the new website embodies PDQ’s commitment to optimizing car wash operations so that all customers can drive clean.

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  • Dover Completes Acquisition of Belanger

    Jan 25, 2019
    Dover announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Belanger, Inc., which will become part of OPW, a business unit within Dover's Fluids segment.

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  • Dover to Acquire Belanger

    Jan 16, 2019
    Dover announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the Belanger, Inc. business (“Belanger”), a leading full-line car wash equipment manufacturer. Following the close of the transaction, Belanger will become part of the OPW business unit, a global leader in fluid handling solutions, in Dover’s Fluids segment.

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  • OPW Product Features from the PEI-NACS Expo

    Nov 06, 2018
    OPW introduced “what’s next” in fueling innovation at the Petroleum Equipment Institute (PEI) Convention at the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) Show last month in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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