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    Survey reveals majority of drivers are aware of Covid-19 dangers of refuelling

    2020-10-26T15:36:00Z

    New independent research commissioned by GripHero has revealed that 66% of drivers are aware that Covid-19 can be passed from driver-to-driver at the fuel pump, and that’s driving motorists to hunt for hand protection.

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    TLM Technologies expands range into forecourt equipment services

    2020-07-16T13:45:00Z

    TLM Technologies, a MADIC group company, has expanded into forecourt equipment services with the aim of providing end-to-end solutions for fuel retailers.

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    Nozzle know-how

    2020-05-12T00:00:00Z

    You know your pumps need replacing when the dispensing rate slows down, caused typically by the pumping unit wearing out and reducing suction. Then there’s the problem of meter drift, which can again happen over time, and means you’re giving your fuel away. "Typical life cycles of fuel pumps can ...

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    Tokheim Solutions UK changes name to TSG UK Solutions

    2020-05-01T00:00:00Z

    Tokheim Solutions UK has changed its name to TSG UK Solutions and appointed Henry Simpson as UK managing director. Henry joined TSG UK in September 2019 as interim managing director after more than 20 years as commercial director at Adler and Allan. He said: “I am delighted to ...

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    Electric shock

    2020-03-10T00:00:00Z

    The announcement that the government is planning to bring forward the ban on the sale of new petrol, diesel and now hybrid vehicles to 2035 or sooner has sent shockwaves through the industry. Though dealers understand that alternative fuels have to be on the agenda, many believe the ...

  • Grip Hero research shows cut in hand-protection-related plastic waste
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    Grip Hero research shows cut in hand-protection-related plastic waste

    2019-10-25T00:00:00Z

    GripHero, the developer of the world’s first fuel nozzle-mounted hand-protection dispenser, has announced that it has succeeded in cutting hand-protection-related plastic waste on forecourts by an average of 55%. The news follows a detailed study of forecourts using GripHero’s dispensers to determine how they performed in comparison to conventional glove ...

  • Hockenhull Garages installs Brenntag AdBlue dispenser
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    Hockenhull Garages installs Brenntag AdBlue dispenser

    2019-10-04T00:00:00Z

    Hockenhull Garages has installed a customer operated self-service unit (COSSU) manufactured by Brenntag to dispense AdBlue at its Shell garage in Corby. Robert Spooner, operations director for Hockenhull Garages, said: “We developed this forecourt in 2017 and as part of the development installed two AdBlue dispensers. These proved to ...

  • Argus predicts rapid expansion of car AdBlue pump network
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    Argus predicts rapid expansion of car AdBlue pump network

    2019-10-02T00:00:00Z

    The European passenger car AdBlue pump network has more than doubled since 2017 and is likely to quadruple by 2025, according to research by commodity news and price reporting agency Argus. AdBlue has been required in most new diesel cars and vans in Europe since 2016, and new diesel vehicles ...

  • Europump supports expansion of fuel pump maintenance service
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    Europump supports expansion of fuel pump maintenance service

    2019-07-12T00:00:00Z

    Europump has introduced new technology to support expansion of its fuel pump maintenance services for fuel retailers. It has deployed the latest cloud and mobile technology as part of a real-time system for managing field engineering operations. Supplied by Leeds-based BigChange, the system uses an app called JobWatch ...

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    Trigger happy

    2019-05-06T00:00:00Z

    Lincolnshire Co-op’s £1.6m redevelopment of its Whaplode Food Store and Filling Station included major work on the forecourt itself. It was reconfigured to improve the exit and to make better use of space around the pumps, which allowed new customer parking to be created in front of the new, larger ...

  • Dover Fueling Solutions launches new Tokheim Quantium 510M
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    Dover Fueling Solutions launches new Tokheim Quantium 510M

    2019-04-10T00:00:00Z

    Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS) has launched the new Tokheim Quantium 510M fuel dispenser series. The Quantium 510M fuel dispenser range is the next generation of the Quantium fuel dispenser family, introducing more models to choose from, with a number of new features. This dispenser family is led by the Quantium ...

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    Dover Fueling Solutions exhibits with TSG for first time

    2019-04-05T00:00:00Z

    Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS), a Dover company delivering fuel dispensing equipment, electronic systems and payment, fleet systems, automatic tank gauging and wetstock management, will be exhibiting alongside its distribution partner, TSG, at this year’s Forecourt Show. The event – from April 8-10 at the NEC – will be the ...

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    Eurotank Service Group relaunches fuel pump maintenance arm

    2019-03-29T00:00:00Z

    Eurotank Service Group is relaunching its fuel pump maintenance business as a separate entity to better reflect the division’s operations. As of April 1, Europump Maintenance Limited will provide UK fuel retailers with a pump and tank gauge maintenance service on a contract or ad hoc basis. The ...

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    Displays that pay

    2019-03-11T00:00:00Z

    If you’re looking to make changes to your forecourt perhaps by investing in new equipment or are considering a move to a different fuel brand, then a trip to The Forecourt Show 2019 is a must. The Show takes place at the Birmingham NEC from April 8-10 and will ...

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    Forecourt equipment manufacturer OPW has launched its new website

    2019-02-15T00:00:00Z

    Forecourt equipment manufacturer OPW has launched its new website opwglobal.com. It is designed to be easy to navigate, mobile and responsive and is intended to embody OPW’s commitment to defining what’s next across the globe with fluid-handling solutions. “The new OPW website was designed from start to finish ...

  • GripHero begins rolling out fuel-nozzle hand protection
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    GripHero begins rolling out fuel-nozzle hand protection

    2018-10-10T00:00:00Z

    GripHero, the developer of a new hand-protection dispenser that enables drivers to avoid contact with contaminants on fuel handles, has started the distribution across the UK. BP Whitehouse Services in Okehampton, which has over 1,500 fuel customers a day, became the first forecourt in the country to install GripHero, ...

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    Gilbarco Veeder-Root soups up engineer service to dealers

    2018-10-03T00:00:00Z

    Forecourt equipment and services provider Gilbarco Veeder-Root has invested in route planning software from Fast Lean Smart (FLS) to improve the service its engineers provide to dealers. When FLS approached Gilbarco with promises of radically improved scheduling efficiency through automation, David Cope, UK operations director for Gilbarco Veeder-Root, was ...

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    Yara UK expands Air1 AdBlue plant capacity

    2018-08-31T00:00:00Z

    Yara UK has expanded its Air1 AdBlue plant capacity to meet increasing demand. Until 2018, Yara in the UK had Air1 AdBlue storage capacity of eight million litres at terminals located at Immingham and Dagenham. Due to increasing demand, as the AdBlue market continues to develop, capacity has ...

  • Dover Fueling Solutions’ Dundee plant awarded ISO  45001:2018
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    Dover Fueling Solutions’ Dundee plant awarded ISO 45001:2018

    2018-07-13T00:00:00Z

    Dover Fueling Solutions (DFS), a Dover company that delivers advanced fuel dispensing equipment, electronic systems and payment, fleet systems, automatic tank gauging and wetstock management, has been awarded the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety System (OHS) standard for its manufacturing facility in Dundee. The recently ...

  • Welcome Break increases sites with Air1 AdBlue dispensers
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    Welcome Break increases sites with Air1 AdBlue dispensers

    2018-07-04T00:00:00Z

    Air1 is celebrating extending its relationship with Welcome Break with the motorway services operator adding AdBlue dispensers at more of its sites. The first of the bulk AdBlue dispensers were installed at South Mimms and Oxford Service stations in 2012, and by the end 2014 Welcome Break had seven ...