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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


Watson chooses Alpeco for depot expansion

Alpeco Skids at Watson's DepotThe Watson Group chose Alpeco loading skids for its growing number of fuel depots across the UK.

‘We’ve just supplied a fourth skid to Watson Petroleum for installation at another new depot,” says Adrian Baskott, Alpeco sales director. Stuart Morgan, Watson’s operations manager now specifies Alpeco skids for installation in all the company’s fuel depots. Continue reading


Fuel Truck Foot Valves

Alpeco supply 3″ or 4″ fuel truck foot valves, designed for top and bottom loading.   Foot valves are an important safety feature, designed to prevent the flow and loss of fuel should run off pipes get damaged. They can also be known as Emergency Valves, Bottom Valves, Belly Valves, ... Read More

Tanker Manhole Lids

Alpeco’s 500mm Tanker Manhole lids are designed and manufactured in accordance with the requirements of ADR and BS EN13317.   The 2 piece construction of our tanker manhold lids allows for the fill hole cover to be rotated in order to allow for the “Dip aperture” to be positioned along the centre ... Read More
Tanker Truck Faucet Valves

Tanker Truck Faucet Valves

Alpeco supply a full range of spare truck faucet valves. Alpeco stock the original top loading Perrett Faucet valves, with a full range of spares available. Adapter Flanges Designed to allow the mounting of a Perrett faucet onto alternative flange options Ideal for replacing obsolete 6 hole faucets with a ... Read More
Fuel Tanker Product Return System

Fuel Tanker Product Return System

Our patented fuel product return valve design facilitates spillage free product line change and transfer between tankers or compartments at ground level.   The fuel product return system can have a standalone control box or can be integrated into the manifold control box.   Benefits Downloads Images Request a Quote ... Read More

Fuel Vapour Recovery Adapters

Alpeco vapour recovery adapters currently offer the lowest pressure drop available to maximise fuel vapour recovery   Fully interchangeable with all existing vapour couplings The non return valve also allows emergency repair or servicing of the vapour coupler without loss of vapour The non return valve will protect unmanned terminals from ... Read More

Tanker Truck Overfill Prevention

ATEX approved and compatible with all UK gantry systems, Alpeco’s Tanker Truck Overfill Prevention equipment is failsafe in operation and ensures optimum protection against dangerous overfills   The Bottom Socket incorporates an interlock facility and pressure switch which ensures that the tanker is correctly vented for bottom loading, whilst a ... Read More