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Superior Plus Propane Using Safety Cameras

Superior Plus Propane is using a new safety product that provides 360-degree visibility into safety incidents like sideswiping and backup collisions. Superior Plus Propane is a propane distributor serving 24 states across the U.S. with 2,300 trucks and more than 1,000 drivers. The fuel marketer is an early adopter of this new safety product, provided by Samsara, which specializes in ...

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Foster Fuels: 100 Years in Business

By Maura Keller In the corporate world, reaching the threshold of being 100-years-old is fairly uncommon, as such a long-standing history means a company survived the ebbs and flows of the economy, technological advancements, evolving political environments, and the ups and downs of business cycles.Foster Fuels is one such company, celebrating 100 years of growth, innovation and zeal. Foster Fuels ...

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Westmor Trailer Is for Bulk Fuel Transport or Metered Delivery

Westmor Industries introduced its Transtech Distribution Trailer. The trailer allows for bulk transport or metered deliveries providing the ultimate flexibility. The new design is modeled after Westmor’s Transtech Truck Tank line. “There’s never been a better moment to purchase a trailer, especially with the current chassis shortage,” states Jason Soulon. “It’s out-of-the-box thinking that allows you to perform the same ...

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Booster, REG Partner in Mobile Delivery

Booster, a tech-enabled energy delivery service, and Renewable Energy Group (REG), a producer and provider of lower carbon fuels, announced a partnership to provide mobile delivery of renewable diesel, biodiesel and blended fuels to fleets. The service started in California in August and has the potential to grow nationally, the companies said. The Booster / REG collaboration is designed to make ...

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Gault Companies Acquires Rural Fuels

Gault Family Companies of Westport, Conn., has acquired the business assets of Rural Fuels headquartered in Trumbull, Conn., Cetane Associates announced. The transaction closed on September 22, 2021. Rural Fuels is one of the largest family owned residential propane delivery business in Connecticut. Originally founded in 1947 as The Rural Gas Company by entrepreneur Howard Rowan, the company grew steadily ...

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Ray Energy Completes Expansion of Propane Terminal

Ray Energy has completed an expansion of their propane rail and transport facility on the border of New York and Vermont to meet the increased demand of their Northeast customers. The company has installed two new 60,000-gallon propane storage tanks increasing total fixed storage capacity to 360,000 gallons. Combined with the 480,000 gallons that can be stored on rail cars, ...

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Palmer Gas & Oil Opens Storage Facility

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu, Senate President Chuck Morse, State Senator David Watters and Somersworth Mayor Dana Hilliard were all on hand this week to help Palmer Gas & Oil owner Bill Ermer and his team cut the red ribbon on the company’s newest fuel storage facility in Somersworth, N.H. This latest storage facility ensures that there will be plenty ...

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BSOHA Gathers at Muhammad Ali Training Camp

The Berks-Schuylkill Oil Heat Assn (BSOHA) gathered at Fighter’s Heaven, the former Muhammad Ali Training Camp in Deer Lake, Pennsylvania, on Sept. 16 for a social mixer and night of food, music, and comradery within its membership. Oil dealers and guests from surrounding associations and the Pennsylvania Petroleum Association also joined in. Fighters Heaven is currently owned by Mike Madden (son ...

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NYSEC’s ‘Net-Zero Hero’ Campaign Promotes Bioheat Fuel

Consumers and community leaders are urged to “Be a Net-Zero Hero” in the New York State Energy Coalition’s new marketing campaign running through April, 2022. The new campaign, launched Sept. 5, highlights Bioheat fuel’s path to a net-zero carbon future, as “The Renewable Home Heating Fuel” that promotes cleaner air … is better for our planet …  is better for ...

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2021 NEFI Legends Awards Dinner Honors Leading Women

The NEFI Legends Awards Dinner honored some of the leading women of the liquid heating fuel industry. The dinner was held at the HEAT Show, Tuesday, September 14. Each of these honorees has helped promote the success of women in the industry, as well as the success of the industry itself. Their achievements are nothing short of legendary. The honorees ...

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