Tag Archives: diesel

Bulk storage of fuel

Whatever type of fuel you need to store, the tank must meet all relevant regulations for oil storage. In this context ‘oil’ would include: Kerosene (also called paraffin or heating oil) Diesel HVO (Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil) Petrol AvGas (Aviation fuel) Bulk storage includes non-domestic storage of any of the above, for instance on construction sites, […]

Portable Dispensing Tanks

Bowsers, ADR Tanks & Portable Fuel Tanks There are a lot of situations where refuelling of vehicles and equipment can’t be done from a static tank. Wherever petrol or diesel powered equipment has to be away from the main base, for instance on larger farms, construction sites, landscaping and local authority maintenance support – some […]

Large Steel Dispensing Tanks

Large steel fuel dispensing tanks from Tungsten Tanks. There are plenty of situations when only a steel tank will do. Steel tanks are better suited to the larger capacities required where there is a fleet of vehicles to be refuelled. Another advantage of choosing steel tanks is that they can be manufactured in bespoke sizes […]

Large Fuel Dispensing Tanks

Large capacity plastic fuel dispensers – ideal for agricultural or logistics depot requirements. Whether on the farm or in a transport depot, you need to be able to have a safe, secure and easy to use means of refuelling vehicles. Obviously this calls for large capacity storage when you have a number of large vehicles […]

Monitoring your fuel and heating oil tanks

Apollo Standard Oil Gauge, Diesel Flowmeters & Gauges, Fuel Tank Accessories, APP-STD

Don’t run out of oil! One of the worst things in cold weather is to find your heating oil has run out unexpectedly. Not only does it leave you without heating until you can get a delivery, but the tank sludge may enter the fuel lines and can cause damage to your heating system. This […]

Summer approaching

field of wheat

Summer is approaching, and then harvest. Combine harvesters, fields of crops, sunshine, blue skies . . .  yes it will come. Don’t be caught out, if you take those agricultural machines to the field, they will need fuel.  See our range of mobile skid unit fuel dispensers, all ready to take that diesel, bio diesel, […]

5 Easy Steps to Lower Diesel Emissions

Lower Diesel Emissions, Transport For London Low Emission Signage, Low Emission Zone

With increasing pressure and changing regulations around diesel emissions in the EU, motorists and fleet managers are more concerned than ever about how they can lower diesel emissions. Here are 5 easy steps you can take as a motorist or a fleet manager, to reduce vehicle diesel emissions on a daily basis: 1) Don’t accelerate […]

Diesel Pumps Could ‘Run Dry’, Says RAC

Diesel Pumps Could Run Dry, Says RAC, Fuel Prices,

Britain’s diesel pumps could “run dry” because of a growing dependence on foreign fuel, according to the RAC Foundation. The motoring research group said diesel demand had been rising for decades, but UK refineries were struggling to cope. There were 11 million diesel cars on the road last year, compared with just 1.6 million in […]

Diesel Prices Lower Than Unleaded For First Time In 14 Years

Diesel prices fall below petrol prices for first time in 14 years, Fuel prices

Last month, UK drivers benefited from a fall in diesel prices of 5p per litre – meaning for the first time since 2001, diesel prices have fallen below those of petrol. According to a report by the RAC, diesel prices at the start of July were 120.63p and by the end of the month had […]

N.Ireland Now Has Lowest Petrol Prices After 23p Drop

Fuel Prices, Fuel Gauge, Vehicle Fuel Gauge

Drivers in Northern Ireland are currently enjoying the lowest petrol and diesel prices in the UK – a staggering 23.6p lower than this time last year. The news comes following a recent survey by the AA, however, N.Ireland has typically been at the opposite end of the spectrum. In August, N.Ireland recorded the highest price […]

Asda Knocks A Further 2p Per Litre Off Fuel Prices

Fuel Prices, Petrol & Diesel Prices

Asda has sparked competitive activity amongst the major supermarket fuel providers, as it slashed its petrol and diesel prices by 2p a litre. This means that fuel users visiting Asda’s forecourts won’t pay more than 105.7p per litre for petrol, or 112.7p per litre for diesel. In total, Asda has made 17 fuel price cuts […]

Russian Ship Causes Global Diesel Spill Panic

Diesel Carrier Ship

A container ship carrying a considerable amount of diesel caused chaos this week as it neared the rocky coast of British Columbia during a storm. The ship named The Simushir suffered a broken oil heater and was thus out of action until it was repaired. However, the timing couldn’t have been worse as a storm […]

Supermarkets Asda & Sainsbury’s Set to Cut Fuel Prices

Diesel prices, filling station,

Supermarkets Asda and Sainsbury‘s have announced that are to cut diesel prices by up to 2p a litre at UK forecourts – making it the lowest price on diesel since February 2011.Asda’s petrol trading director, Andy Peake has said: “we’re giving our customers the chance to fill up their cars with lower priced diesel, putting much needed […]