The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has released new guidance for the management and maintenance of rectangular single-skin or double-skin integrally bunded metallic tanks storing fuel across the defence estate.
Matt Graystone, National Account Manager for Defence at Adler and Allan, discusses the changes you may need to make to your assets and maintenance regime to ensure compliance. Your fuel storage tanks may need to be replaced or repositioned Any fuel storage tank that can’t be visually inspected underneath is required to be replaced or repositioned on minimum 300mm skids. The guidance applies to…Read More
Project Scope The project encompassed the complete removal of the existing MTFI including 3 x below ground tanks, lighting system, electrical items, forecourt and pumps. The new installation included 2 x new below ground bunded tanks, 2 x new dispensing pumps, leak detection and all ancillary equipment required for a MTFI under DMG 14. Project Issues Design Compliance The original design…Read More
Project Scope The project works comprised of the complete removal of existing MTFI including 3 x below ground storage tanks, underground separator, kiosk, lighting system, electrical items, forecourt and dispensing pumps. The new installation included a new kiosk, new integrally bunded above ground tank, 4 x new dispensing pumps, lighting, separator plus telemetry and all existing equipment…Read More