Volume 5, Issue 4
Published: July 28, 2017
A seal for life

A major Romanian oil company approached OPW to provide an easy to install, reliable above ground fill point solution for a new build filling station including associated internal equipment (pipework and fill caps) that would perform for the life of the site.

The oil retailer required an above ground remote fill sump which would allow safe and fast access to fuelling points for tanker drivers while protecting against unauthorised access or water ingress from above or below ground. Four fill points and one vapour recovery were specified, with fill caps and an easy-install piping solution to run to fuel tanks. For safety, all items needed to be conductive to prevent static electricity build-up.

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