Tank Repair http://bulktransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en Register now for Omaha Cargo Tank Test & Inspection Workshop http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/register-now-omaha-cargo-tank-test-inspection-workshop <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The July 11-12 National Tank Truck Carriers/DOT <a href="http://nttc.informz.net/nttc/data/images/2017_Registration%20Form%20(NTTC-DOT%20Workshop).pdf">Cargo Tank workshop</a> in Omaha NE is just around the corner, and the room block closes June 19. There is still time to receive the NTTC discounted rate of $99 per night at the <a href="https://reservations.redlion.com/ibe/details.aspx?hotelID=14846&amp;langID=1&amp;group=NATI0710&amp;hgID=460&amp;currID=0&amp;dt1=6400&amp;nights=3&amp;rooms=1&amp;adults=1&amp;child1=0">Hotel RL in Omaha NE</a>.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/register-now-omaha-cargo-tank-test-inspection-workshop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/register-now-omaha-cargo-tank-test-inspection-workshop#comments Tank Repair News Wed, 14 Jun 2017 14:09:00 +0000 54401 at http://bulktransporter.com Heil Trailer honors long-time dealer Werts Welding & Tank Service http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/heil-trailer-honors-long-time-dealer-werts-welding-tank-service <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Heil Trailer recently recognized a long-time dealer, Werts Welding &amp; Tank Service, for its 60th year in business. At a special dinner during the National Tank Truck Carriers annual conference in Chicago IL, Heil Trailer presented the Werts team with a plaque commemorating the milestone.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/heil-trailer-honors-long-time-dealer-werts-welding-tank-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/heil-trailer-honors-long-time-dealer-werts-welding-tank-service#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers Tank Repair News Mon, 22 May 2017 15:00:00 +0000 53901 at http://bulktransporter.com <p>From left to right: Cindy and Bruce Cornelius (Bruce is Werts Parts Sales Manager); Troy and Gayle Hradsky (Troy is Werts Trailer Sales Manager); Curt and Julie Lind (Curt is Werts Texas Branch Manager); Cheryl and Dwight Werts (Dwight is Werts President &amp; CEO); Matt Krock, Regional Sales Manager, Heil Trailer; Ron Jurek, Regional Sales Manager, Heil Trailer.</p> 3M Fall Protection emphasizing equipment inspection during 2017 OSHA Safety Stand-Down http://bulktransporter.com/tank-cleaning/3m-fall-protection-emphasizing-equipment-inspection-during-2017-osha-safety-stand-down <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Falls from height continue to be a leading cause of death for employees in construction and other industries, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). To remind and educate workers about the dangers from falls and dropped tools, 3M Fall Protection is participating in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration&rsquo;s National Safety Stand-Down May 8-12, 2017.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-cleaning/3m-fall-protection-emphasizing-equipment-inspection-during-2017-osha-safety-stand-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-cleaning/3m-fall-protection-emphasizing-equipment-inspection-during-2017-osha-safety-stand-down#comments Tank Cleaning Transloading Tank Repair News Wed, 10 May 2017 16:20:00 +0000 53751 at http://bulktransporter.com NTTC, US DOT schedule 2017 Cargo Tank Test and Inspection Workshops http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/nttc-us-dot-schedule-2017-cargo-tank-test-and-inspection-workshops <div class="node-body article-body"><p>NTTC, US DOT schedule 2017 Cargo Tank Test and Inspection Workshops</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) has released the 2017 Cargo Tank Test &amp; Inspection Workshops schedule in partnership with the US Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). These co-sponsored workshops are designed to help cargo tank repair technicians, testers and inspectors comply with the regulations--whether as a bulk motor carrier or for a commercial tank repair facility.</p> <p>Cargo Tank Workshops for 2017 will be held:</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/nttc-us-dot-schedule-2017-cargo-tank-test-and-inspection-workshops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/nttc-us-dot-schedule-2017-cargo-tank-test-and-inspection-workshops#comments Tank Repair Regulations News Wed, 10 May 2017 15:18:00 +0000 53701 at http://bulktransporter.com Update to international hazmat standards changes rules for cargo tank repairs in Canada http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/update-international-hazmat-standards-changes-rules-cargo-tank-repairs-canada <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Although there is a general freeze on new regulations, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) was approved to issue<a href="https://www.phmsa.dot.gov/hazmat/phmsa-final-rule-amends-hmr-to-maintain-consistency-with-international-regulations"> HM-215N</a> as a final rule. This rule updates the hazardous materials regulations to reflect changes in various international hazardous materials standards.</p> <p>Called the &ldquo;harmonization rule,&rdquo; it normally does not affect cargo tanks, but this year is different. Section 180.413 has been amended to:</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/update-international-hazmat-standards-changes-rules-cargo-tank-repairs-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/update-international-hazmat-standards-changes-rules-cargo-tank-repairs-canada#comments Tank Repair Regulations News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:03:00 +0000 53271 at http://bulktransporter.com Photos: Brenner Tank Service 2017 http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/photos-brenner-tank-service-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Related story:&nbsp;Brenner&rsquo;s brand new Baton Rouge tank repair shop parts center made flood recovery much easier</p> </div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/photos-brenner-tank-service-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/photos-brenner-tank-service-2017#comments Tank Repair Fri, 03 Mar 2017 19:51:00 +0000 52471 at http://bulktransporter.com Tank trailer maintenance focuses on tires, brakes http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/tank-trailer-maintenance-focuses-tires-brakes <div class="node-body article-body"><p>TIRES and brakes remain key components on the checklist for maintaining tank trailer equipment, according to Jeff Miller, senior account manager for Hendrickson. He discussed tires and brakes during National Tank Truck Carriers&rsquo; 2016 Tank Truck Week in New Orleans, Louisiana.</p> <p>Under the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Phase 2 rulemaking, tank trailers will be required to have low rolling resistance tires and a tire pressure system&mdash;either a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) or automatic tire inflation system (ATIS) on all tires on that trailer.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/tank-trailer-maintenance-focuses-tires-brakes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/tank-trailer-maintenance-focuses-tires-brakes#comments Tank Repair Fri, 03 Mar 2017 19:15:00 +0000 52441 at http://bulktransporter.com FMCSA intensifying its focus on cargo tank manufacturing, inspection, repair http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/fmcsa-intensifying-its-focus-cargo-tank-manufacturing-inspection-repair <div class="node-body article-body"><p>THE Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has been taking a harder look at cargo tank manufacturing, inspection, and repair facilities since January 2015. And based on what it has found, FMCSA plans to intensify its scrutiny.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/fmcsa-intensifying-its-focus-cargo-tank-manufacturing-inspection-repair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/fmcsa-intensifying-its-focus-cargo-tank-manufacturing-inspection-repair#comments Tank Repair Fri, 03 Mar 2017 19:01:00 +0000 52421 at http://bulktransporter.com Brenner’s brand new Baton Rouge tank repair shop, parts center made flood recovery much easier http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/brenner-s-brand-new-baton-rouge-tank-repair-shop-parts-center-made-flood-recovery-much-e <div class="node-body article-body"><p>BRENNER Tank Service&rsquo;s new cargo tank repair shop and parts distribution center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana has been open since the beginning of this year. The new facility has been busy from the moment it opened.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/brenner-s-brand-new-baton-rouge-tank-repair-shop-parts-center-made-flood-recovery-much-e" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/brenner-s-brand-new-baton-rouge-tank-repair-shop-parts-center-made-flood-recovery-much-e#comments Tank Repair Fri, 03 Mar 2017 18:45:00 +0000 52411 at http://bulktransporter.com TMC’s 2017 Annual Meeting & Exhibition set for Nashville http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/tmc-s-2017-annual-meeting-exhibition-set-nashville <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The American Trucking Associations&rsquo; Technology &amp; Maintenance Council&rsquo;s 2017 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition, themed &lsquo;Novel Approaches to Industry Challenges,&rsquo; will be held February 27 to March 2 at the Music City Center in Nashville TN.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/tmc-s-2017-annual-meeting-exhibition-set-nashville" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/tmc-s-2017-annual-meeting-exhibition-set-nashville#comments Tank Fleets Tank Repair News Wed, 09 Nov 2016 15:40:00 +0000 50221 at http://bulktransporter.com