Fuel Tank

Benefits of Renting a Fuel Tank

If your company is exploring acquiring a fuel tank, it may be beneficial to consider a rental. Renting a fuel tank is a smart alternative to buying outright, especially if you are exploring options or not ready to make a long-term commitment. SC Fuels is your single-choice petroleum supplier in California. We specialize in delivering…

Benefits of Cardlock Programs for Fleet Owners

Fleet management personnel have a lot on their plates. Between tasks like making sure vehicles are in good operating condition and monitoring driver locations, it can be challenging to determine where employees should fill up during transit. Cardlock systems enable you to keep track of business expenses and find stops for your diesel fuel needs.…

3 Types of Alternative Fuels for Transportation

Businesses looking to follow environmentally friendly initiatives might consider alternative fuels to power trucks, cars, buses, and other vehicles. Alternative fuels are derived from biomass or other renewable resources to reduce emissions released into the air. Many people are surprised to find that alternative fuels are cost-effective What types of alternative fuels are appropriate for…

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Fuel Pump Safety

A Guide to Fuel Pump Safety Basics Because we fuel at the pump so often, we tend to forget the dangers that are associated with gasoline. Gasoline fumes are highly flammable, and because of the density of hydrocarbons within the structure of gasoline, it is also highly toxic. The Petroleum Equipment Institute is an organization…

The Effects of Using the Wrong Lubricants

We have covered in great detail how your vehicles and equipment use different lubricants. With these guides, you should be able to make informed decisions on which oils to use, and to understand what all the labels and warnings are on a lubricant packaging. However, today, we will be explaining and giving examples of improper…

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A Guide To The Different Types of Coolants

What are coolants? How are they used? What kinds of coolants are there?  In today’s article, we will examine the chemicals, applications, and use of coolants on equipment and machinery. What Are Coolants? Coolants are fluids that run continuously across the engine to absorb some of the heat and carry it to the radiator, where…

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Operation Deep Impact.

During the 2018 Thanksgiving Season, the agents of the secret service kick-started an initiative to take down illegal card skimmers across the United States. According to the press release from the Department of Homeland Security (November 28, 2018), an estimated 54 million Americans have traveled across town or the country for the Thanksgiving holiday. While…

Your guide to the Diesel Engine

Your Guide To The Diesel Engine

In today’s article, we will be going into the specifications of the diesel engine. What makes diesel engines different from standard gasoline engines, and what role they play in the current economy. It’s not privileged information to know that there are a great many industrial vehicles and equipment that use diesel engines, fuel and diesel…