How is Diesel Fuel Made from Crude Oil?

You may have previously seen our infographic “The Journey from Crude Oil To Diesel”, but here at FuelTek we wanted to expand on the points we previously made. Diesel is an important factor in running fleets and managing our businesses, … Continue reading

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What is AdBlue and What are the Benefits?

When filling up your vehicle at the fuel station, or purchasing your supply of fuel for your fleet, you may have heard mention of AdBlue. This product is generally sold in the same places where you already purchase your fuel … Continue reading

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Case Study: BWDC

As a council, the BWDC (Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council) is accountable for issues such as environmental protection, fuel costs, energy use, and carbon reduction. When dealing with large vehicle fleets, these factors become even more important. Vital as a … Continue reading

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The Journey From Crude Oil To Diesel [Infographic]

Sometimes we can take advantage of the fact that we can fill up the fleet with diesel, manage our fuel intake, or transfer the diesel from truck to tank. A lot of hard work, engineering and science goes into the … Continue reading

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FORS Accreditation Requirements: Your Route to Best Practice

In certain industries, accreditations can help you on your way to not only gaining extra knowledge but also gaining extra custom through trust and reputation. By having accreditations under your belt, you can build brand awareness, show your knowledge, and … Continue reading

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Best Fuel Management Practices

Fuel management is one of the most important things to consider when operating a fleet of lorries or HGV vehicles. If you are the owner of the fleet, you will want to make sure that the fuel is correctly managed, … Continue reading

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Equations of Diesel You Must Know

Diesel is one of the most widely used substances on the planet, as it is used to power lorries, HGVs, and even sea vessels. Diesel is retrieved from the fractional distillation of crude oil, but there are a lot of … Continue reading

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Environmental Responsibility of Fleet Management

Fleet managers are required to consider a wide range of issues about the efficiency of their fleet. While many of these factors place fleet managers under the public’s eye, environmental considerations have risen in the past few years and greatly … Continue reading

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Fuel Storage in Cold Weather

We are still a few weeks away from spring and warmer days, so storing fuel during cold weather remains extremely important. During this season, fleet managers not only need to conserve fuel and ensure their drivers are safe in adverse … Continue reading

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Spotlight On: DataDisk

A good automatic fuel monitoring and fuel management system will feature a robust method of vehicle / driver identification. The identification or access method initiates the transaction, The Fueltek FT4000 range offers a selection of access methods to suit the … Continue reading

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What Are You Putting in Your Vehicles? The Science of Fuel

Here at Fueltek, we know a lot about fuel. And it may seem like common knowledge to know the difference between different types of fuel but there are some considerable differences and to understand them, we need to go down the … Continue reading

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The Logistics of Fuel Discrepancies

This can be accomplished through several different means, all of which aim to achieve the same result: ensure you can take full advantage of your fuel while at the same time reducing the number of inconsistencies you may come across. … Continue reading

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Using Fuel Monitoring Systems with Fuels Other Than Diesel

Having a green business may be one of your most recent interests. Clients prefer to contract the services of companies that show an active concern about the environment. This translates into the actions your company is taking in order to … Continue reading

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Why Switch to Cloud-Based Management Software for Your Fuel?

Cloud computing is an increasingly popular choice for data storage and data management and as such has been adopted  in the fuel management industry. In addition to the convenience factor of being accessible anywhere in the world, cloud-based fuel management … Continue reading

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Problems of Discrepancies in Fuel Management

Fuel management systems are extremely effective in making sure that your fleet and your tanks have the correct amount of fuel. However, if fuel tanks and dispensers are not calibrated correctly, this can result in serious discrepancies in your fuel … Continue reading

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Which Diesel Fuel Management System is For You?

An accurate fuel management system is a crucial part of making sure that your business preserves fuel efficiency and keeps the cost down – especially if you manage a fleet of vehicles. Staying cost-effective is a great benefit of having … Continue reading

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Spotlight on: Fuel Storage Tanks

At Fueltek we always ensure that our software and products meet every requirement, in order to offer you safe and cost effective solutions. Fueltek FS is a fuel storage tank that not only conforms to every legal requirement, but which … Continue reading

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Spotlight On: Fuel Management Software

At Fueltek we have specialised skills and experience in designing and developing fuel management software. Our highly-skilled engineers use their expertise to produce outstanding results, producing the best fuel management software compatible with all fuel dispensing, fuel monitoring, fuel management, … Continue reading

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How Are Fuel Management Systems Increasing Accountability?

More and more transport businesses are investing in fuel storage tanks to enable on-site fuelling  in order to cut costs and increase the flexibility of their fuel use, these essential systems are also increasing employee accountability at the same time. … Continue reading

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How Fuel Management Could Bring Our Rail Ticket Prices Down

However, it’s not the case that fares are rising in order to make more profits for the rail companies – in many cases their already strict budgets are being tightened to limit such rises. Here at Fueltek, we work closely … Continue reading

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