Austin, Texas, USA – [December 6, 2017] – Tokheim, part of Dover Fueling Solutions (“DFS”) and one of the largest suppliers of fuel retailing solutions, is pleased to announce that it received the dispenser tender approval from Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), India’s leading oil marketing company.
This is Tokheim’s second successive win from BPCL in a year, following the first dispenser tender award in 2016. This win will allow for 5,000 of the Tokheim Quantium™ fuel dispensers with enhanced fraud prevention features, to be installed across BPCL’s retail network in India.
BPCL is an Indian state-controlled Maharatna Public Sector Undertaking active in the oil and gas industry. According to the company website, the Corporation’s mission is to “offer world-class fuel stations across the country, selling petrol, diesel, automotive LPG and CNG” in the network of nearly 14,000 forecourts nationwide.
The Tokheim Quantium dispenser range has been designed specifically for the requirements of the India, Africa & Middle East markets to handle a variety of fuel types. The ‘H-type’ pump has a simple hanging hose system for ease-of-use and meets the varying regional market requirements. The enhanced fraud prevention features a tamper-proof security system to ensure that customers will not suffer loss of fuel sales. Additionally, the Quantium dispensers are manufactured under Tokheim’s renowned Quality control, and are delivered with a set of innovative and robust global components to ensure greater reliability in operations.
Sankha Bhattacharya, General Manager of DFS India noted, “Since January 2016, we have been investing significantly in India to enhance our engineering and manufacturing capabilities. The recent tender win is a testimony to the progress we have made so far. We will continue to offer quality engineered products to dispense fuel with high accuracy and precision to meet our customer needs.”
Tom Cerovski, Vice President and General Manager of the DFS Dispenser Business Unit said, “We are excited about our continued commercial success across several product lines in India. This major dispenser tender win, together with strong growth in other emerging and growth markets, ensures a very successful future for Dover Fueling Solutions in the region.”
For more information about Tokheim, go to www.tokheim.com.
Tokheim, part of Dover Fueling Solutions, is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of fuel dispensing and automation equipment. With manufacturing centers and network of distributors in many countries around the globe, Tokheim offers customers a complete range of fuel dispensers and pumps, retail automation systems, payment terminals, media devices, replacement parts and upgrade kits. For more information about Tokheim, visit www.tokheim.com.
About Dover Fueling Solutions
Dover Fueling Solutions (“DFS”), a Dover company (NYSE: DOV) and comprised of the businesses of ClearView, Fairbanks, ProGauge, Tokheim, Wayne Fueling Systems and OPW’s Fuel Management Systems, delivers advanced fuel dispensing equipment, electronic systems and payment, automatic tank gauging and wetstock management solutions to customers worldwide. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, DFS has a significant manufacturing presence around the world, including facilities in the USA, the UK, the Netherlands, Sweden, France, India, China, and Brazil. For more information about DFS, visit www.doverfuelingsolutions.com.
For more information, contact:
Joanna Rice, Marketing Communications Manager EMEA
Dover Fueling Solutions
P: +44 (0) 1382 589 042
M: +44 (0) 7476 086350