Above Ground Tanks

Above Ground Tanks

  • Are above ground tanks positioned with a minimum safety distance of:

    - 3.0 Meters from the edge of the tank to a boundary ,buildings ,drains or any combustible materials
    - For tanks with a capacity greater than 45 000 liters and less than 80 000 liters ,the safety distance becomes 6 meters

  • Select signages on tanks

  • Are there fixed ladders on the tanks & are they in good condition?

  • All ladders been galvanized?

  • Is the filler position safe?

  • Is a 32mm kamlock fitted?

  • Is a 2 1/2 inch dry break coupling (HFO only)fitted?"

  • Are remote fillers fitted?

  • Do remote fillers have spill containment fitted?

  • Are the Dip & Filler caps in place ,sealed and locked?

  • Is there any evidence of spills or overfills at the tank or filler point?

  • Report into IHSE🚨

  • Are the tanks in good condition ,free of rust and painted?

  • Pressure on gauge (HFO only) between 150-250kpa?

  • Tempature (HFO only) on gauge between 55 - 70 degrees?

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Under Ground Tanks

Under Ground Tanks

  • Are tanks identified with: Tank number,capacity,product?

  • Are the correct delivery couplings installed?

  • Is the filler manholes sealed to prevent spills leaking out?

  • Are the filler point manholes clean & free of product?

  • Report into IHSE🚨

  • Are the filler & dip caps securely fitted and locked at all times?

  • Is there any evidence of spills or overfills at the filler points?

  • Report into IHSE🚨

  • Are vent pipes at least 3.5m above ground level and at least 600mm above a building roof if positioned against a building?

  • Is there any signs of fuel running out of the vents?

  • Report into IHSE🚨

  • Tanker earth point fitted at tanks?

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BTF Tanks

BTF Tanks

  • Are there more than 2 btf's used at the commercial site?

  • Are there fixed ladders on the btf's & are they in good condition?

  • Are the tanks in good condition : free of rust and painted?

  • Are tanks identified with: Tank Number;capacity;Product?

  • Is there any evidence of spills or overfills at the tank or filler point?

  • Report into IHSE🚨

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Bunds

Bunds

  • Are all above ground installations bunded?

  • Are all bund walls constructed of brickwork: plastered & in good condition?

  • Does the site have a concreted bund floor?

  • Bund wall valve operational: kept closed and locked?

  • Close valve and advise supervisor of the importance to keep valve closed and lock at all times

  • Correct safety signage visible at the tank area?

  • Are the inside of the bunded areas clean with no rags: debris or other flammable material?

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Pumps & Pipelines

Pumps & Pipelines

  • Are the correct decals displayed on the pumps?

  • Any signs of leaks on pumps or piping?

  • Is the correct safety signage displayed(No smoking,Cell Phones,Naked Flames)?

  • Are aboveground pipelines painted and colour-coded?

  • Is the Emergency STOP identified & accessible?

  • Is the pump secured to a concrete base?

  • Is there spill retention at the pump/fuel dispensing area?

  • Are non return valves fitted to all tanks?

  • Is the isolating valve (HFO only)on the filler line at tank open?

  • Is the isolating valve(HFO only) at coupling closed?

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Environmental

Environmental

  • Has the site experienced spills or leaks?

  • If Engen's responsibility ,have they been entered in IHSE?

  • EINC # .....

  • Is there a seperator on site & is it maintained?

  • Does the site have a good stock control system, with records available?

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Electrical

Electrical

  • Any loose wires visible at pump/dispenser?

  • Is the electrical distribution board correctly marked?

  • Is the emergency Stop clearly identified & tested regularly?

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Emergency Response

Emergency Response

  • Does the site have emergency response plans in place,including spill contingency plans?

  • Are portable fire extinguishers provided for use at the bunded areas?

  • Are there fire extinguishers available at the pump/dispenser areas?

  • Are the fire extinguishers serviced and well maintained?

  • Has all staff been trained how to handle a fuel spill?

  • Is sand or spill absorbent (spill kits) available on site?

  • Are copies of MSDS for each product available on the site?

  • Obtain MSDS from www.engen.co.za
    http://www.engen.co.za

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General

General

  • Does the site have a Valid Flammable Substance Storage License avalable?

  • Inform customer that they need to obtain a certificate on a yearly cycle and if do not have a certificate Engen can stop supply.

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  • Add media

  • Does the site manager understand Engen's work permit system?

  • Are there any signs of leaks and/or spills on the site?

  • Does the operator check regularly for water in the tanks&have records of results?

  • Are the areas around the tanks ; bunds or dispensing areas free from weeds; grass or flammable material?

  • Are the signs that the ug tanks are filled from the dip pipe instead of the correct filler point?

  • Do you have recent photos of the complete installation & surrounding areas?

  • Is the customer using wooden dipsticks - (Aluminum dipsticks to be removed)

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Follow up by Regional Sales Manager

  • Signature by Salesperson:

  • Signature by customer confirming items discussed:

  • Signature by Regional Sales Manager:

  • Picture of site:

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