The first Global Tank Storage Awards was filled with anticipation and excitement, and it did not disappoint on either front. The sold-out event, attended by 180 professionals from across the tank terminal sector, was hosted by international comedian Bob Maclaren and as guests dined on a sumptuous three course meal, they were entertained by a magician.
This small team of engineers are experts in how to fill and empty liquid tankers – and stop workers falling from height. They are specialists in transferring liquids on a large scale and make loading arms used to fill oil tankers.
The oil and gas industry is sometimes seen as something from the Jurassic age, much like the products it deals with, an industry where innovation and development lags behind the superfast digital age. Is this perception true? Alec Keeler, managing director of Loadtec Engineered Systems, begs to differ.
Alec Keeler is clearly the creative force behind Loadtec. He’s an ideas man with more than 30 years’ experience in the fluid transfer and fall prevention industry. He loves solving problems, even some that haven’t been encountered yet. We found out how he and the team at Loadtec delivered a solution to an extreme challenge.
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This article has been reproduced from Hazardous Cargo Magazine November 2016 issue. Tanker Loading • Alec Keeler, Managing Director of Loadtec Engineered Systems, asks whether anything has really changed in 20 years Everything changes … or does it? Assumptions are made every day in business and one of those is that, as technology advances, our world becomes safer. […]
This article has been reproduced from Tank Storage Magazine August/September 2016 issue. Loadtec Engineered Systems’ first distributor training event in Italy provided a comprehensive overview of the nuances of the safe access and loading arms industry. Tank Storage Magazine was invited along to gain a greater understanding of the company’s operations. Continued and long-term investment in education […]
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This article has been reproduced from Tank Cleaning Spring 2016 issue. The tank container industry with some 450,000 tank containers in operation puts special emphasis on health, safety, quality and protection of the environment. However, the industry is full of risks Working at height remains one of the prevalent causes of fatalities and major injuries. Common cases […]