Bottom Tank Testing Program – Overview

Data from every location where fuel is stored is entered into EMTEC’s database, including:

  • Location and client data
  • Fuel type and source data
  • Storage tank volumes and burn rates
  • Number of tanks at each location

Every location submits quarterly bottom tank samples for sediment, water and microbial testing

  • Results of every test are are reported to location and/or maintenance managers
  • Recommendations on tank cleaning and/or shock treating are noted
  • All results are stored in the EMTEC database

Monitoring of all bottom tank test results and report on:

  • Overall cleanliness of stored fuel by tank/location
  • Quarterly testing compliance reports to ensure locations are submitting required samples
  • Reports which indicate the level of program success or locations where special attention is required