Posts tagged 'diesel engine runaway '
Trying to decide which positive air shut off system (PASS) is best for your application? Read this blog to learn our recommendations for the three most common applications.
From "how does a positive air shut off work?" to "what size valve do I need?" these are the diesel engine safety questions we most often hear from our customers.
Many people are concerned that positive air shut off valves are difficult to install. However, this is not the case, and AMOT offers several options for installing our valves, so you can choose what best suits your needs.
Due to the high risk of spills or gas leaks, many oil and gas production sites ban obvious ignition sources including cigarettes, lighters, and cellphones. Unfortunately, many of these same sites overlook diesel engines as an additional source of ignition. In this blog, we’ll discuss which diesel-powered equipment used in downstream oil and gas operations need to be equipped with an air shut off system.
It is not uncommon to find upwards of 30-40 diesel engines at an upstream oil and gas site, but which of these should be equipped with an air shut off system? Check out our blog to learn the answer to this important question.
Looking for ways to address diesel engine safety with your contract oilfield service providers? Read our blog for tips.
Upon arrival to an active oil and gas location such as a well site or refinery, you may read in the company safety policy or be informed by site-safety personnel that your diesel-powered equipment must be equipped with a positive air shutoff before entering. So, what exactly is this, and why are you required to have one? Read our blog to learn the answer to these questions and more.
With many different models available, the process of selecting the correct Chalwyn D Valve can seem confusing. However, knowing just a few key details about your diesel engine can simplify this process. Read our blog to learn how to specify the correct D Valve for your application.
Transport Canada recently made updates to their regulations regarding diesel engine safety during the transportation of dangerous goods and hazardous materials. Read our blog to learn what these updates are and how AMOT can help you comply with them.