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Service Stations and Tank Facilitites

Safe Operation of Tank Facilities

Wherever flammable liquids or potentially water-polluting substances are stored, filled, and processed you need the highest level of safety – regardless of whether it involves service stations, private oil tanks for heating, or large-scale tank farms in the chemical industry. We help you plan, repair, and renovate service stations and tank facilities. We can also take over responsibility for monitoring in compliance with water management regulations. Do you want support for your plants with your own personnel in future? We can help you obtain certification as a water management code specialist company.

Benefits at a Glance

With custom solutions for service stations and tank facilities from TÜV Rheinland, you can:

  • Enhance your legal security and protect yourself against liability claims
  • Optimize your processes and ensure trouble-free operation
  • Achieve smooth execution of regulatory approval procedures
  • Identify hidden defects and material wear early on
  • Optimize your inspection management with help from our Internet-based EquipmentOnline® service
  • Gain certification for your operators
  • Prove that you are fulfilling your duties of due diligence, thereby protecting yourself against litigation due to loss or damage

Our Auditing and Consulting Services

  • Support for licensing and authorization procedures
  • Preparation of explosion protection documentation
  • Inspection before and during operation
  • Risk assessment and safety evaluation
  • Review of technical documentation
  • Support during the planning phase and when repairs or modifications are carried out
  • The monitoring of schedules to ensure compliance with testing deadlines
  • Information and advice on safety requirements and technical design options
  • Expert reports
  • Training and certification of authorized persons
  • Efficient test management from our service station experts
  • Assistance in the manufacture of plant components
  • Shutdowns

Legal Basis of Our Tests

  • Industrial safety and health regulations (Betriebssicherheitsverordnung (BetrSichV))
  • Water management regulations (Wasserhaushaltgesetz (WHG))
  • Technical rules for flammable liquids (Technische Regel für brennbare Flüssigkeiten (TRbF))
  • Technical rules for water-polluting materials (Technische Regeln wassergefährdender Stoffe (TRwS))
  • Technical rules for industrial safety and health (Technische Regeln für Betriebssicherheit (TRBS))