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by CherokeeUST
Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: General Business
Topic: Gas Station Equipment Life Cycle (Piping)
Replies: 4
Views: 169

Re: Gas Station Equipment Life Cycle (Piping)

There's an article from 2015 by ASTWMO that kind of covers the same topic. In Appendix D there is some commentary from the Insurance Industry.

http://plia.wa.gov/wp-content/uploads/2 ... -Final.pdf
by CherokeeUST
Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: General Business
Topic: Gas Station Equipment Life Cycle (Piping)
Replies: 4
Views: 169

Re: Gas Station Equipment Life Cycle (Piping)

Piping-age Tanks- Material of construction, Design of tank (SW, DW, ETC.), Age of tanks, how many tanks Cathodic Protection on system Overfill- Type Pumping system (Suction vs pressurized) The capacity of tank(s)- bigger = more risk Spill bucket design- SW vs DW Release detection in use for piping- ...
by CherokeeUST
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: General Business
Topic: Diesel corrosion
Replies: 134
Views: 44994

Re: Diesel corrosion

Ethanol is not the cause of corrosion???

http://digital.peijournal.org/peijourna ... &u1=friend
by CherokeeUST
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: General Business
Topic: Gas Station Equipment Life Cycle (Piping)
Replies: 4
Views: 169

Gas Station Equipment Life Cycle (Piping)

I created a program about 15 years ago to estimate the "Risk" from a gas station. The state of NM still uses it and calls it GoNM. I started looking at it the other day and was thinking it needed to be updated with the new EPA UST regulation and wanted to get your input on the scoring criteria I cam...
by CherokeeUST
Tue Sep 10, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: PEI Web Site & Forums
Topic: PEI CONVENTION AT THE NACS SHOW-Welcome to Atlanta
Replies: 2
Views: 188

Re: PEI CONVENTION AT THE NACS SHOW-Welcome to Atlanta

Got my Airplane reservations. Got my car rented. Got my hotel booked. I am ready to get out to PEI and see what is going on in the Petroleum Equipment world.
by CherokeeUST
Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Compliance & Regulations
Topic: Replace Tanks
Replies: 1
Views: 251

Re: Replace Tanks

Jay, Interesting question. I look forward to other answers. My answer. I'm not worrying about the tank until it fails a test. The tank is most likely not going to be a source of a huge release. (Unless it cracks in half, all at once.) Of course, fuel will leak into the ground in the event of any rel...
by CherokeeUST
Wed Sep 04, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: PEI Web Site & Forums
Topic: PEI CONVENTION AT THE NACS SHOW-Welcome to Atlanta
Replies: 2
Views: 188

PEI CONVENTION AT THE NACS SHOW-Welcome to Atlanta

There looks to be a couple of interesting presentations scheduled for the PEI this year. Tuesday, Oct 1 Managing Corrosion: Expand the Lifespan of Your Fuel Equipment 12:00pm – 1:00pm Location: A312 No one is immune to tank corrosion, above or below ground. Fast-acting corrosion (think weeks and mon...
by CherokeeUST
Fri Aug 23, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Construction & Installation
Topic: American Containment
Replies: 4
Views: 348

Re: American Containment

I have not heard of them. Isn't the compatability is only supposed to be proven if a site converts to a biofuel greater than 10 percent ethanol or greater than 20 percent biodiesel. https://www.epa.gov/ust/ust-system-compatibility-biofuels The PEI compatability list is pretty good. https://www.pei.o...
by CherokeeUST
Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Help Wanted
Topic: DC Environmental Protection Specialist
Replies: 0
Views: 167

DC Environmental Protection Specialist

District of Columbia UST job--
Underground Storage Tanks & LUST

Closes August 20
https://careers.dc.gov/psc/erecruit/EMP ... stingSeq=1