An end of life service date of the 1st May 2019 has been set for Tripod Overhead Tanks in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulators (WORKSAFE) and our agreement with the Fuel Distributors Industry Safety Committee.
This is the final action of the notices and advise from Worksafe (and its predecessors) regarding the phasing out of non-compliant and unsafe fuel storage tanks which has been in place since 1996.
No modifications or adjustments can be made to existing Tripod Overhead Tanks to make them compliant.
Wealleans Allied Petroleum will no longer refuel any Tripod Overhead Fuel tanks after the 1st May 2019.
Wealleans Allied Petroleum provide a full range of above ground fuel storage tanks and hardware.
Take advantage of our 3 month split payment interest free option on all new tanks installed before 1st May 2019. * terms and conditions apply
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To request a complimentary tank safety and compliance assessment, please contact your local Territory Sales Representative.
M 027 807 7200
Colin ‘Mac’ McLean
M 027 573 0330
Mobile: 027 498 2680
M 027 360 4435
Bay of Plenty
M 027 837 5288
For full infomation on the safe operation and installation of on-farm fuel tanks go to: worksafe.govt.nz/topic-and-industry/fuel-storage/above-ground-fuel-storage-on-farms/