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May 29, 2018

What’s Wrong Pipe

What's wrong with this product piping?

This was discovered at an active UST site that was having trouble passing a leak test.

What Wrong Another Sump

April 4, 2018

Okay What's Wrong Fans: Here's a stumper. What's not right about this picture?

What’s Wrong Sump

March 16, 2018

What's wrong with this picture?

Notice the copper tubing curling from 6 o'clock counter clockwise up to about 11 o'clock? It doesn't go anywhere. That's because someone removed the mechanical leak detector, which was probably in slow flow and irritating the customers. In our training we warn folks not to do this. In fact we learned last year about a $15,000 fine from a state UST agency to a UST operator who did just that.

What’s Wrong with this Wall?

February 2, 2018

What's wrong with this picture?

Behind the Blue Rhino propane box is the emergency shot off switch that someone who hit in the event of an incident. Unless of course you can't find it.

What’s Wrong Print Out

December 11, 2017

What's wrong with this ATG Printout?

Tank #2 has negative .62 inches of water. Generally these numbers should be positive.

November 29, 2017

What’s Wrong Spill Bucket Gauge

What's wrong with this spill bucket?

October 10, 2017

What’s Wrong Detector

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September 7, 2017

What’s Wrong Alarm

What's wrong with this picture?

At least the effort is there, if not the spelling.

August 21, 2017

What’s Wrong Shear Test Port

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Notice the ball valves on the metal stems to the right of each shear valve. They're not supposed to be there. A lazy tester installed them to avoid the trouble to connecting to the test port to test the lines. If the dispenser was hit and the stems were also damaged the shear valve wouldn't work and a spill would happen regardless.

August 21, 2017

What’s Wrong Shear Pin

What's wrong with this picture?

Coat hangers are not recommended for the trip arm of the shear valve.