Fuel Tanks

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Logistics Plus Delivers four, 2-million pound gas tanks from South Korea to the United States

September 22, 2016

Online video provides amazing footage of the logistics required for the move. ERIE, Pa. - Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, is proud to report that it has successfully delivered four 30x24x17 meter, 1038 metric ton (2 million pounds), empty ammonia (NH3) gas tanks from Onsan, South Korea to Portland, Oregon in... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Quantum Fuel Systems Receives Department of Transportation Special Permit on VP-650(TM) Virtual Pipeline Trailer with Highest Available CNG Capacity – Approximately 650,000 Standard Cubic Feet

September 19, 2016

LAKE FOREST, Calif. - Quantum Fuel Systems, an industry leader in CNG (compressed natural gas) fuel systems for the automotive and heavy-duty industry, announced today that it has received a special permit from Department of Transportation (DOT) for its new VP-650™ virtual pipeline trailer which will have the highest capacity available in the industry at approximately 650,000 Standard Cubic... Read More

Explosives, Armaments & Weaponry, Material Handling & Storage, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Raytheon Awarded US Navy MK 54 Torpedo Contract

August 31, 2016

TEWKSBURY, Mass. - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $37,723,774 firm-fixed-price, fixed-price-incentive, cost and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the procurement of MK 54 lightweight torpedo common parts kits; MK 54 Mod 0 lightweight torpedo kits; and MK 54 exercise fuel tanks, spares, production support material, engineering support, and hardware repair support. This contract... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Green & Clean

Non-Exploding Fuel Cell Tanks for Military Vehicles; Manned and Unmanned

March 16, 2016

Whether manned or unmanned, ground-defense vehicles benefit significantly from ATL’s Safety Fuel Cell bladder tanks.  These tough, flexible fuel tanks deform on impact, suppress explosions with internal foam baffling, and can be coated for 7.62 self-sealing as well. Constructed of high-tensile rubberized fabrics, ATL’s fuel cell tanks cannot be dented, creased or vibration-cracked the way... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Lightweight Bladder Tanks Fueling The UAV Industry

March 3, 2016

Aero Tec Laboratories (ATL) of Ramsey, New Jersey, an AS 9100C registered company, manufactures extremely lightweight yet ultra rugged flexible fuel bladder tanks for the unmanned aerospace industry. Many industry leaders such as AAI/Textron, Boeing, General Atomics and Raytheon, depend on ATL’s bladder tanks to fuel their unmanned projects and provide a lightweight, maximum fuel capacity... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Transfer Tanks handle diesel fuel and hydraulic fluid.

February 8, 2016

Featuring fully arc-welded, heavy 14-gauge steel construction, WEATHER GUARD® Transfer Tanks come in 50–110 gallon capacities and in multiple shapes, including L, cube, and column. Interior baffle design minimizes fluid movement and provides extra tank reinforcement, while lockable vented filler cap prevents excessive pressure build-up. Threaded filler neck accepts standard 2 in. threaded pipe. Read More

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TOP Ships Announces Delivery of Third Newbuilding Vessel

July 28, 2015

ATHENS, Greece — TOP Ships Inc. (Nasdaq:TOPS) ("Top Ships" or the "Company"), an international owner and operator of modern, fuel efficient "ECO" MR tanker vessels focusing on the transportation of petroleum products, announced today that it has taken delivery of the M/T Ecofleet, a 39,000 dwt fuel efficient "ECO" MR product tanker, the third of six vessels under construction in the... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Quantum to Showcase Its Recently Released Next Generation Q-Cab LITE(TM) and Q-Rail LITE(TM) CNG Fuel Systems at the 2015 Alternative Clean Transportation ("ACT") Expo in Dallas, Texas on May 4-7, 2015

May 6, 2015

LAKE FOREST, Calif., April 30, 2015 - Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a leader in natural gas storage systems, vehicle integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced it will be exhibiting its industry leading, light-weight CNG fuel storage systems at the 2015 ACT Expo in Dallas, Texas, from May 4 through May 7, 2015. Quantum will be showcasing its... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Quantum Announces Order for Q-Lite® Storage Tanks from New Service Industry Customer

March 6, 2015

LAKE FOREST, Calif., – Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a leader in natural gas storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced that a nationally recognized manufacturer of heavy-duty utility and service trucks placed an order for Quantum's Q-Lite compressed natural gas storage tanks. "Due to the weight advantage and... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Shelters Direct Contracted to Provide Design/Build Construction Services For a DDT Fueling Station

January 27, 2015

The Delaware Department of Transportation needed a means to provide sheltered on-site fueling to DelDOT employees. Shelters Direct was contracted to provide design/build construction services for the fueling station. In conjunction with affiliate Tanks Direct, Shelters Direct provided a complete turnkey solution for the station. The site includes a 40 x 70 pre-engineered steel canopy, a 12,000... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Tanks Direct Contracted to Install a New Aboveground Fuel Storage Tank

January 26, 2015

Tanks Direct was contracted to install a new aboveground fuel storage tank for supplying a generator and commercial hot water heaters.  Highlights of the project included:

  • 10,000 gallon rectangular aboveground Fireguard fuel storage tank
  • Stair assembly
  • Aboveground threaded steel fuel oil supply and return piping to/from generator and hot water heater
  • ... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Universal AET Receives Grant from State of Wisconsin

January 16, 2015

STOUGHTON, Wis. – Universal Acoustic Emission Technologies will receive a grant from the State of Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development's Fast Forward program to train supervisors at the company's facilities in Beloit, Muscoda and Stoughton, Wis., the state recently announced. The Fast Forward program provides Wisconsin businesses with customized training grants to enhance... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Quantum Delivers Initial 21" Diameter Q-Lite® Tank Based Back-of-Cab CNG Fuel Storage Systems

December 24, 2014

- Systems delivered into the Kenworth dealership network and directly to a major transportation company LAKE FOREST, Calif. – Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a global leader in natural gas storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced it delivered its initial 21" diameter Q-Lite® tank systems that were developed under a... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Green & Clean

Penske Truck Leasing Presenting and Exhibiting at Natural Gas Vehicle Conference

November 11, 2014

READING, Pa. – Penske Truck Leasing will be featured at the upcoming Natural Gas Vehicle Conference and Expo in Kansas City, Missouri, November 11-14, at the Kansas City Convention Center. Penske is a gold sponsor of the event and will be located in expo booth 810. Penske's booth will feature a compressed natural gas (CNG) semi-tractor from its commercial truck rental fleet. Experts... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Green & Clean

Phyre Technologies, Inc. CTPD Program Successfully Demonstrates GOBIGGS(TM)

October 16, 2014

EL CAJON, Calif. – Today Phyre Technologies, Inc. ("Phyre") announced that they had successfully completed the GOBIGGS™ fuel tank inerting system prototype testing and demonstration phase of the Combat Tempered Platform Demonstration (CTPD).  Phyre is contracted by Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corporation, to build and demonstrate a Green On-Board Inert Gas... Read More

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Tanks Direct Installs 2 Above Ground Storage Tanks for DC5 Data Center Ashburn VA

July 23, 2014

Tanks Direct was contracted to install two (2) UL 2085 Fireguard aboveground storage tanks for the purpose of providing fuel oil to seven new emergency generators at a mission critical data center.  The project highlights include: •      Two (2) UL 2085 Fireguard Above Ground Storage Tanks •      Catwalk and ladder structure to access the top of the fuel oil tanks ... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Custom Fuel Tanks serve stationary applications.

July 9, 2014

Used to hold combustible fuel, UL 142-listed tanks, certified for USA and Canada, are typically placed under standby power generator enclosures. Design options include multiple lifting options and either I-beam structural support or flat-top design with internal support for generator. Along with 110% secondary containment, mechanical or electronic fuel gauge, and 2 in. lockable fill port and vent, features include rupture basin alarm, supply and return ports, and float switch. Read More

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Quantum Announces a New Customer for Its Light-Weight Back-of-Cab Natural Gas Storage System

May 16, 2014

LAKE FOREST, Calif. – Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a global leader in natural gas storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced that Kwik-Trip Stores, a major Mid-west Convenience Store Chain, placed an initial order quantity for Quantum's fully-integrated Back-of-Cab Fuel System.  The storage system includes Quantum's... Read More

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First Liquified Natural Gas Tank Rolls Off Assembly Line

April 22, 2014

NEW ORLEANS - Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) first Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) tank has transitioned from the assembly line to the shipyard for integration with the Wartsila LNG propulsion system. Weighing in at 250,000 pounds, this LNG tank built with U.S. steel is the first of its kind for Lockheed Martin and will soon be used for marine applications under contract to Wartsila, a Finnish... Read More

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Tanks Direct Now Offers Fleet Fuel Management Systems

February 20, 2014

Fleet fuel management systems allow you to account for the fuel used by each vehicle in your fleet. Tanks Direct proudly provides the following products and accessories for your complete fuel management system: • Fleet Fueling Systems & Dispensers • Tank Monitoring Systems • On-Board Diagnostic Data Acquisition • Pumps Fuel management systems should not only control and... Read More