Our Tuffa 1250 Litre Petrol Tank is a fireproof, steel fabricated tank with a bunded design. It has been carefully manufactured in accordance with the Blue book guidelines and includes...Full description
Our Tuffa 1250 Litre Petrol Tank is a fireproof, steel fabricated tank with a bunded design. It has been carefully manufactured in accordance with the Blue book guidelines and includes safety design features in accordance with DSEAR for the safe static storage and local dispensing of petrol.
The intended use for this 1250 litre tank is for the storage and local dispensing of petrol from a fixed point (non-mobile) within a suitable facility.
We recommend the system be installed and fully supported on a smooth level reinforced concrete base of no less than 100mm thickness.
Please note: The end-user is responsible for complying with the legal requirements relating to the safe location, installation and use of this product. Please see our additional Petrol Tank Guidance Document for more information on this.
The storage and procurement of petrol in the UK is regulated and not possible without first obtaining a petroleum certificate from your local authority petroleum officer
External 12V pump – for sites requiring a quicker flow rate than the standard hand pump, and have access to battery power.
External 240V pump – for sites requiring a quicker flow rate than the standard hand pump, and have access to mains power, providing a forecourt style system.
Flowmeter – a mechanical flowmeter with +/- 1% accuracy to measure the amount of fuel dispensed.
Pump cabinet – a lockable steel cabinet to house the pump providing additional security for your tank.
Fire Kit – although all petrol tanks are fully fireproofed, petrol remains a highly flammable substance. There is a statutory duty of care to ensure fire fighting equipment is easily accessible. The Fire Kit consists of two dry powder or foam extinguishers and fire bucket containing fire retardant material on a mobile unit.
Spill Kit – areas where petrol is handled or stored should be provided with a means of controlling spills to prevent spreading to non-hazardous areas. We can provide a very effective solution consisting of a large, clearly labelled, 240 litre wheeled bin containing 8, 3 metre ‘socks’ filled with absorbent material plus 6 bags of loose absorbent material.