An NIST study found that corrosion may pose a hazard at underground gas storage tanks at filling stations. The study focused on sump pump components, especially the pump casings, which are typically made of steel or cast iron.
Tokyo Electric Power Companysaid a leak of radioactive water was discovered late on Wednesday at its Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.
In the aftermath of several tragic tank overfill incidents in recent years, API revised its recommended practice for tank level gauging. Here are some FAQs about the update.
NIST announced a competition to create an Advanced Materials Center of Excellence to foster interdisciplinary collaborations between NIST researchers and scientists and engineers.
The U.S. EPA released results of a survey showing that $384 billion in improvements are needed for the nation’s drinking water infrastructure through 2030.
Remote tank level sensors can dramatically improve your tank management, or the tank management of your customers, when properly understood and deployed. Here are fives ways to save money with remote tank level monitoring.
Many tank inventory operators have begun adopting the recommended practices set out in the American Petroleum Institute’s API RP 2350, one of which is the development of Levels of Concern, or LOCs, for each tank in an inventory.