Fuel Quality Management (FQM) is not a one-time event. It is an ongoing program aimed at reducing maintenance costs, liabilities and downtime. This is the last of three post outlining Hammonds simple Test, Treat, Protect FQM program. In the first two posts we shared the… Read More »Fuel Protection
Keeping your ethanol blended fuel protected is not an option. Learn how to protect your fuel all year long. Check out the presentation below by Biobor Fuel Additives General Manager, Blake Rampy. Find out the best way to manage your marine gasoline with Biobor EB.
The marine environments challenge the best fuel managers. Water is the enemy of fuels and water is everywhere. As a result, marine fuels must be managed. If left unchecked in a vessel or marine storage facility, the results can be catastrophic. Check out the presentation… Read More »Marine Diesel Fuel Additives
In the last post, I made the comment that microbes work together. There is no truer statement when referring to fuel and fuel systems. There are over 1 million known microbes today and an estimated 16 billion unidentified microbes. Fact – microbial communities comprising many… Read More »Fuels Microbiology, Part 2
It is no secret the damage unchecked fuel systems incur due to microbial contamination. Product loss, liability increases and Microbial Influenced Corrosion (MIC). MIC is responsible for significant financial cost. According to NACE International, corrosion within the fuel industry accounts for over $7 Billion in… Read More »Fuels Microbiology, Part 1
Reprint from Great Lakes Scuttlebutt, Published June 2015 Not Another Ethanol Article – The Additional Benefits of Marine Fuel Additives Since the introduction of ‘environmentally friendly’, enriched marine gasoline, ethanol and the severe issues that it can cause boaters and their engines have been hot… Read More »Marine Fuel Additives, Part 2
Reprint from Great Lakes Scuttlebutt Published July 17, 2017 Marine Fuel Additives, Not Just for Storage Snake Oil. Mouse Milk. Pixie dust. You guessed it, I’m talking about fuel additives. There may have been a time that these descriptions were accurate and the fuels that… Read More »Marine Fuel Additives, Part 1