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Tank Tips: How the Right Tanks Can Set Up Fuel Distributors for Success

  In the competitive industry of fuel marketing and distribution, where profit margins can be slim, customer retention and satisfaction can go a long way toward sustaining a successful and thriving business. This is why more distributors are ditching their old tanks in favor of modern fuel storage solutions — an investment that, for many,…

5 Reasons to Ditch Old Round Fuel Tanks

If your old tank holds fuel and effectively dispenses it, buying a new tank may not be your top priority. However, upgrading your tank can be a smart investment that reduces operating costs, transport times, tank maintenance and third-party expenses. Here are five reasons to ditch your old round tanks for a modern fuel storage…

Fuel Theft — The Costs & Effects

Fuel thieves can profit handsomely from the illegal sale of this virtually identical, interchangeable commodity, while the corporate or government target has to replace the product. Ernst and Young estimates fuel theft is a $133 billion issue that includes stolen, adulterated and defrauded product. The Eurocontrol Technics Group notes that hydrocarbon theft statistics are likely…

Fuel Theft Prevention – What are the Options?

  Minimizing and preventing fuel theft can have a positive effect on your bottom line and there are multiple solutions available. In some cases, the solutions require only awareness, time and effort, while others demand a financial investment as well as a commitment to ongoing use, training and maintenance. There are large number of options…

Statutory Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC) Inspections

In addition to your own routine maintenance and inspection, there are statutory examinations and certifications required for your fuel tanks to remain in compliance with legislation. The interval and schedule of these examinations are determined by local regulations, the ownership of the tank, the premises where it is located, the total volume of diesel or…

USA Sales Team Continues to Grow

  Western Global is pleased to announce the addition of Michael O’Brien to our USA Sales Team. As Business Development Manager for the South Central region, he will be serving our customers located in Texas and Louisiana. He is based in Houston, Texas and is available for onsite visits across both states he serves. Michael…

Periodic Preventative Tank Maintenance

  In addition to pre-use inspections, it is recommended that you carry out periodic preventive maintenance and inspections of your fuel tanks. The frequency of these inspection should be set by yourself according to the nature of your operations, but once every 6 to 12 months should be adequate. Here is a list of tasks recommended…

Introducing the EnviroBulka Fuel Island

Fuel Distribution is an industry that relies heavily on fuel. And to keep up with the competition, companies must introduce new technologies and strategies to grow their customer base and reduce overhead costs. The Fuel Island was designed as a user friendly fuel tank system, allowing fuel distributors to sell more fuel and reduce loss…

Pre-Use Fuel Tank Inspection

  Implementing a pre-use inspection procedure for all users of your fuel tank can save the time, money and negative effects to your company’s reputation associated with a fuel spill. Whether filling the tank or dispensing fuel from it,  a short visual inspection before you begin the operation ensures that it is safe to proceed…

Fuel Tank Installation Guide

  It is critical for maintaining a safe and compliant fuel tank to complete the initial setup following industry best practices. Before you begin, please refer to your local regulations regarding the storage of oils, to review your risk assessments. Once you have received the tank onsite, ensure you have allocated a safe place for…

USA Sales Team Grows Again

  Western Global is pleased to announce the addition of Brent Yarbrough to our USA Sales Team as Business Development Manager for the Southeast region. Brent has over thirteen years of experience working with generators, pumps, and various jobsite equipment. His most recent role was District Sales Manager for Wacker Neuson, where he earned two…

The Importance of Pure Diesel Exhaust Fluid

Why is Purity Important? Contaminated diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) poses risks to your operation. A system using contaminated DEF will consume more of the fluid and be less effective at reducing emissions from the exhaust. Over time this can damage the catalyst in the SCR system, causing the engine to shut down and leaving your…

Fuel Tank Storage Tips

  Food for thought: on average six 500 gallon tanks can take up 1,560 sq. ft. of space in your yard! Without a well thought out storage plan, both the size of your fleet and your ability to maneuver tanks effectively, can be limited. Here are some tips to help make your storage facility more…

Best Practices to Reduce Fuel Tank Setup Time

  Setting up an above ground storage tank can take around four hours, costing time and man hours. Follow these best practices for reduced set up times and smoother installations. KEEP YOUR FLEET DEPLOYMENT-READY Fitting your tanks with pumps, vents, and additional accessories can add a lot time spent at your customer’s site or at…

New Ways for Rental Stores to Make Easy Money

The Fuel Island offers fuel tank jobbers a portable fuel station solution that will increase efficiency, reduce loss, and sell more fuel.
Western Global's fuel tank turned into a portable fuel station

Fuel Tank Manufacturer offers portable fuel station

The Fuel Island offers fuel tank jobbers a portable fuel station solution that will increase efficiency, reduce loss, and sell more fuel.
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Western Global helps disaster recovery by #FuelingRecovery with donation challenge

Fuel tank manufacturer is working with Direct Relief to raise money for disaster recovery efforts with #FuelingRecovery campaign.

Western Global North American office “Doubles” Down in Operations With Two New Hires

Anthony & Thomas Capaldi are the newest hires for the North American Operations team.

Western Global Welcomes New Southeast Business Development Manager to United States Sales Team

Fuel tank manufacturer Western Global welcomes John Cleary to their United States sales team as the new Southwest representative.

5 Steps to Preparing Your Construction Site for Hurricanes

Hurricane season is approaching, and construction companies need to be prepared for the harsh weather ahead.

Why is Fuel Quality Important for Tier 4 Machinery?

Learn about the importance of fuel filtration when working with Tier 4 Machinery.

5 Questions To Consider before Buying a Fuel Tank

In a market saturated with a wide variety of fuel storage tank options, choosing the right one can be a challenge.

The Basics of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)

Here’s everything you need to know about how SCR works and how to properly maintain your DEF.

Why Should You Monitor Your Fuel Usage?

Here are all the reasons you should be monitoring on-site fuel use.

Fuel Storage: Steel Tanks Vs Plastic Tanks

Which is the best material for fuel storage? Here are the pros and cons for each material.

Tips for Storing Fuel and Fluids in Cold Weather

Here’s everything you need to know about storing fuel and other fluids in cold weather.

Win Your Customers Over with Convenience

How little time-savers for your customers add to your bottom line

The Best Practices You Should Be Following With Securing Your Fuel

There are simple ways to prevent fuel theft on your jobsite

Western Global Joins Caterpillar Allied Vendor Program

Addition of fuel tanks to Cat Rental Stores' product line offers customers greater convenience & dealers new opportunities

Western Global Exhibiting at Southwest Fuel & Convenience Expo

Western Global will be exhibiting at the Southwest Fuel and Convenience Expo (SWF&C Expo) in Fort Worth, Texas. The show will be held from May 16-18 at the Omni Hotel and Fort Worth Convention Center.
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IS DEF CONTAMINATION HURTING YOUR BOTTOM LINE?

DEF contamination can lead to breakdowns, voided warranties, and avoidable costs. Are you prepared?

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TORONTO PAN AM & PARAPAN AM
GAMES

Providing diesel powered energy for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am & Parapan Am Games.

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