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Alpeco works with Standard Fuel Oils

Alpeco supplies 3-arm bottom loading skid

Having fitted Alpeco equipment on two new tankers last year, Standard Fuel Oils chose the same company to supply and install a new 3-arm bottom loading skid at its Merseyside depot in Knowsley

Following the commissioning of the new trucks, Alpeco was asked to quote for the supply and installation of a 3-arm bottom loading skid,” said Adrian Baskott.  “With the depot’s existing loading bay being an aged top loading construction, the key goals that Standard wanted to achieve were improved safety and efficiency.  As the new trucks were being equipped for bottom loading it made sense to realise the benefits of safer, faster loading.  We won the order, designing and building the skid at our Aylesbury premises within agreed timescales.”  Continue reading


Nolan Oils Partners With Alpeco For Loading Upgrade

Alpeco Bottom Loading SkidWhen Nolan Oils decided to upgrade the fuel delivery station at their depot in Bicester, Oxfordshire, they turned to fuel distribution equipment specialist Alpeco Limited – conveniently based just 15 miles away along the A41 in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

In upgrading their depot Nolan faced severe space constraints, yet needed to install a 4 arm bottom loading skid whilst keeping their existing top loading bay which facilitate the loading of third party trucks – many of which are not equipped for bottom loading. The space constraints on site meant that Alpeco had to design and build a bespoke unit in order to be able to site the skid where Nolan Oils needed it to be located. Continue reading